A vintage 70's paradise, The Rock-n-Roll Sports Classic has it ALL! Ed McMahon, Sandy Duncan, Kristy McNichol, PHYLLIS DILLER (portrait of a seasoned athlete...complete with long-filtered cigarette throughout) Michelle Phillips, Susan Anton and , wait for it... The DALLAS COWBOYS CHEERLEADERS.
The special was a musical version of the popular Battle of the Network Stars specials. Participants included The Jacksons (Michael swam in the relay race and ran the 60 yard dash), Tanya Tucker, Earth Wind & Fire, The Commodores, Gladys Knight and the Pips, Leif Garrett, Rod Stewart, Boston, Marilyn McCoo and Billy Davis, Kenny Loggins, Sha Na Na, Seals and Crofts, Anne Murray and others.