NFL – Chicago Bears – 1984 Central Division Champion Season – Fight to the Finish

DOG COMMENTARY: Iron Mike Ditka coached the Chicago Bears from 1982 to 1992….winning Super Bowl XX in 1985….but his best coaching year really was the year before winning the NFL Title….yep, in 1984….cuz that is when Da Bears had not sniffed the NFL Division Playoff win since 1963…..some 21 years back when their last NFL…

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NFL – Chicago Bears – LB Dick Butkus – The Monster of the Midway

DOG COMMENTARY: Writing about Da Bears is an easy thing for me to do….not just because I have a great deal of Bears content on my webpage….with so much more to come….but more so because the Bears have always had what I call “characters”….I mean in no particular order…..The Fridge….Sweetness….Papa Bear….The Comet….Iron Mike….Bronko….Red….Bulldog….and so many…

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NFL – Chicago Bears – RB Willie Galimore – Willie The Wisp

DOG COMMENTARY: The NFL holds a special place in my heart….cuz it conjures up memories of getting prepared for NFL Sundays….that’s right, Sunday and the NFL….cuz there was always been a feeling of excitement in the air as I would wake-up on Sunday morning…..for there would always be wonderful smells coming from the kitchen that…

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Boxing – WBA Welterweight Title – Champ Thomas Hearns VS Randy Shields

DOG COMMENTARY: Thomas “Hitman” Hearns was 30 – 0 with 27 KO’s when he entered the ring on April 25, 1981….to defend his WBA world welterweight title for the 2nd time against Randy Shields….an accomplished club fighter who had a career of 41 wins 9 losses 1 draw….having fought for a world title on 2…

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Boxing – Middleweight Bout – Thomas Hearns VS Jeff McCracken

DOG COMMENTARY: After Thomas “Hitman” Hearns lost to Sugar Ray Leonard in his attempt to unify the world welterweight title….he did two very distinct things…..1st, he moved up in weight to the light middleweight and middleweight divisions….mainly because at his height of 6’2″, it was easier for him to make weight by putting on pounds…

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Boxing – WBC Light Middleweight Title – Champ Thomas Hearns VS Roberto Duran

DOG COMMENTARY: By the time that June 6, 1984 rolled around…..both Roberto “Manos de Piedras” Duran faced off against the WBC world light middleweight champion Thomas “Hitman” Hearns…..both had already established themselves as super great legendary boxers during the golden age of boxing from 1964 to 1995…..for there was no other era of boxing in…

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Boxing – TV Ad – Sugar Ray Leonard And Son In 7up Ad

DOG ASIDE: Virtually everything that Sugar Ray Leonard touched turned to gold…..as he became the first boxer to exceed $100 million dollars in the ring.  The truth of the matter is that Muhammad Ali and Sugar Ray Leonard were the 1 – 2 punch when it came to drawing MONEY to the ring….for if you…

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Boxing – Super Middleweight Title – Sugar Ray Leonard VS Roberto Duran – Fight 3

DOG COMMENTARY: The 3rd and final battle between golden era of boxing legends Sugar Ray Leonard and Roberto Duran was as equally epic as the first two….scintillating and riveting….but on this final battlefield, Leonard dominated a tired old Manos de Piedras…..who didn’t have the skills anymore to throw those hands of stone with any sort…

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Music – Roger Miller – Old Friends With Willie Nelson

DOG PHILOSOPHY: The beautiful parts of music have the capacity to touch the very soul of every HUMAN on this Earth…..in such a way that soothes and heals…..and when folks get to experience some of those beautiful parts of music….that moment and memory becomes suspended in the minds of those who shared the moment for…

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