Special – 1981 – Sports Year In Review – Host George Plimpton

DOG ASIDE: In this George Plimpton special, he looks at the year 1981 in sports….while providing the viewer with some awesome highlights of the accomplishments of many athletes and several teams to include Alpine Skiing World Cup overall champ USA Phil Mahre….with women’s overall champ Marie-Theres Nadig of Switzerland….along with cycling’s Bernard Hinault of France win in the Tour…

NFL – Special – Men Who Played The Game – Green Bay Pakers DE Willie Davis

DOG COMMENTARY: William Delford Davis (born July 24, 1934) is a former American football defensive end for the Cleveland Browns and the Green Bay Packers of the National Football League (NFL)….as Davis graduated from Grambling State University in 1956.  Davis wore number 87 during his career with the Packers for 10 seasons as the anchor to…

NFL – Highlights – Super Bowl XV – Philadelphia Eagles VS Oakland Raiders – Part 1

DOG COMMENTARY: Super Bowl XV was an American football game between the American Football Conference (AFC) champion Oakland Raiders and the National Football Conference (NFC) champion Philadelphia Eagles to decide the National Football League (NFL) champion for the 1980 season….as the Raiders defeated the Eagles by the score of 27–10 and becoming the first wild…

NFL – Highlights – Super Bowl XI – Oakland Raiders VS Minnesota Vikings – Part 1

DOG COMMENTARY: Super Bowl XI was an American football game between the American Football Conference (AFC) champion Oakland Raiders and the National Football Conference (NFC) champion Minnesota Vikings to decide the National Football League (NFL) champion for the 1976 season. The Raiders defeated the Vikings by the score of 32–14 to win their first Super…

Olympics – 1984 Los Angeles – Tennis – USA Jimmy Arias

DOG COMMENTARY: Tennis (lawn tennis) was part of the Summer Olympic Games program from the inaugural 1896 Summer Olympics….but was dropped after the 1924 Summer Olympics due to disputes between the International Lawn Tennis Federation and the International Olympic Committee over allowing amateur players to compete.  After two appearances as a demonstration sport at the 1968 Mecixo City…

Tennis -1985 Stella Artois Championship Men’s Finals Featuring John McEnroe VS Ivan Lendl

DOG ASIDE: John Patrick McEnroe, Jr. (born February 16, 1959) is an American former World No. 1 professional tennis player….often rated among the greatest of all time in the sport…..especially when considering his touch on the volley.  He won seven Grand Slam singles titles….three at Wimbledon and four at the US Open….nine Grand Slam men’s doubles…

Bone Daddy’s 1984 Los Angeles Summer Olympics Official Olympic Sports T-Shirt Collection Pieces

DOD ASIDE: This 1984 Los Angeles Summer Olympics Official Olympic Sport T-shirt collection is evidence of the fact that Bone Daddy, Sky Pilot and Prince of Pleasure did indeed make history by seeing a sporting event in every Olympic sport at the 1984 Games….as the only way to obtain a t-shirt for any Olympic sport…

Bone Daddy’s 1984 Los Angeles Summer Olympics Official Pins Collection Pieces

DOG ASIDE: In the process of going to a live event in every sport in the 1984 Summer Olympics in Los Angeles….each time an event was attended….the first thing that Bone Daddy did when he entered an Olympic venue….he would buy a pin or button signifying the sporting event and the venue in which it…

Highlights Of 1987 Wimbledon Men’s Finals With Jimmy Connors VS Pat Cash

DOG ASIDE: During the 1980’s there were two spoiled boys with bad attitudes on the court in the sport of professional tennis….Jimmy Connors and John McEnroe….as each were known to berate judges and opposing players alike…..but there was no denying the talent that each had. Connors won the Men’s Finals against Pat Cash in the…