During the 25-year Sunday afternoon run of "The American Sportsman" on ABC, I played host to just about every star athlete and actor of the times. Many humorous stories emerged from our trips around the world, most of them occurring off-camera. One that did make the air involved Terry Bradshaw, who quarterbacked the Pittsburgh Steelers to four Super Bowl victories.
The year was 1973. The place was the Florida Keys. The intent: giant tarpon caught on a fly.