Sports Special – 1979 – Sports Illustrated – The 1st 25 Years – Sportsmen Of The Year – Host James Caan

DOG ASIDE: Towards the end of each fiscal year….the celebrated sports magazine Sports Illustrated has conducted their own Sportsperson / Athlete of the Year Award ….of which the winner was announced via a live television special during the late 1970s and into the early 1980s.  Since its inception in 1954….Sports Illustrated magazine has annually presented the Sportsperson of the Year award…

NFL – 1979 Super Bowl XIII – Dallas Cowboys VS Pittsburg Steelers – 1st Thru Mid-4th Qtr

DOG COMMENTARY: Super Bowl XIII was an American football game between the American Football Conference (AFC) champion Pittsburgh Steelers and the National Football Conference (NFC) champion Dallas Cowboys to decide the National Football League (NFL) champion for the 1978 season….as the game was played on January 21, 1979, at the Orange Bowl in Miami….which was the…

NFL – Special – Super Memories Of Super Bowls I – XIII

DOG COMMENTARY: This video is awesome because Harry Kalas of NFL Films fame gives the viewer a compilation of highlights from the first Super Bowl game played through the 13th Super Bowl game played….which makes it a treasure in its own right. In the chronology of all things Super Bowl….starting off with the Green Bay…

NFL – Super Bowl XIII – NBC Preview – Cowboys VS Steelers – Offensive Backs & Linebackers

DOG ASIDE: As NBC gets into their pre-game coverage of Super Bowl XIII between the Dallas Cowboys and the Pittsburg Steelers…..Bryan Gunble provides the viewer with more highlights of the prior 12 Super Bowl games….which always give any true NFL fan a “blast from the past”….and resparks fond memories of not only these two great…

NFL – Super Bowl XIII – NBC Preview – Cowboys VS Steelers – Offense Comparisons

DOG ASIDE: This NBC production of Super Bowl XIII between the Dallas Cowboys vs Pittsburgh Steelers is hosted by Dick Enberg and Merlin Olsen….along with Bryan Gumble, Fran Tarkenton, Mike Adamle and Donna de Varonna each covering pertinant information about the upcoming game….with the best part being when Enberg and Olsen compare the two offenses….which…

NFL – Special – 1978 – Inside The NFL – Part 1

DOG ASIDE: The 1978 NFL season saw the Dallas Cowboys lead the NFL in defensive sacks on the quarterback….while the 49’ers were in such shambles that they had to resort to WR Fred Soloman as their quarterback at one point in this season….however, the league did introduce two sensational rookies in San Diego’s WR John…

NFL – Highlights – Super Bowl XIV – Pittsburg Steelers VS L A Rams – 4th Qtr

DOG COMMENTARY: In the playoffs leading up to Super Bowl XIV….the Rams avenged the previous year’s NFC Championship Game shutout loss to the Dallas Cowboys by beating them 21–19…..followed by a 9 – 0 beating of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in the NFC Championship Game….while scoring only three field goals. Meanwhile, the Steelers went on to…

NFL – Highlights – Super Bowl XIV – Pittsburgh Steelers VS Los Angeles Rams – Qtrs 1 – 3

DOG COMMENTARY: These video highlights of Super Bowl XIV provides the backdrop of history that stood until February 5, 2017,,,,as the Pittsburg Steelers established themselves as the winningest team, winningest coach (Chuck Noll) and starting quarterback (Terry Bradshaw) with four (4) Super Bowl victories….that is until the New England Patriots, Coach Bill Belichik and starting…