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Madden, John

Born: 1934 AD
Currently alive, at 81 years of age.

Nationality: American
Categories: Analysts, Football Coach, Sportscaster


1934 - Born on the 10th of April in Austin, Minnesota, U.S.A.


1954 - He graduated high school in Jefferson High School at Daly City, California.


1959 - Married Virginia Fields  (two sons)


1960 - He became assistant coach at Allan Hancock College in California.


1967 - He was hired as a linebackers coach for the Oakland Raiders (professional American Football Team).


1969 -  On the month of February he became head coach of Oakland Raiders, and became the youngest headcoach in the National Football League. He was Coach until 1978.



1979 - He worked as a Color commentator/analyst on network television broadcasts of NFL games.


1982 - He hosted an episode of NBC "Saturday Night Live".


1994 - He became the color commentator and analyst with play by play sportscaster Pat Summerall, on the Fox Network, for NFL games.


Electronic Arts -  Endorsement of Ace Hardware Endorsement of Miller Brewing Company



2002 - He was honored by Pro Football Hall of Fame with Pete Rozelle Radio-Television Award.


2002-2005 -  Monday Night Football Commentator 


2006 -On the 5th of August, he was inducted  into Football Hall of Fame.




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