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NFC Championship - San Francisco 49ers v Seattle Seahawks

GameDay: Is 49ers QB Kaepernick Worth A Big New Contract?

What is it with sports and contracts? Why do we always talk about a coach or player leaving when he still has time on his deal? First it was 49ers coach Jim Harbaugh, now its quarterback Colin Kaepernick.

03/06/2014

Michael Vick #7 of the Philadelphia Eagles avoids a tackle by Will Smith #91 of the New Orleans Saints at Mercedes-Benz Superdome on November 5, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Chris Graythen/Getty Images)

Daily Madden: Vick To Oakland Talk Is Likely Just Rumors

SAN FRANCISCO (KCBS) – NFL veterans Michael Vick, Champ Bailey and Devin Hester reportedly won’t be re-signed by their respective teams – the Eagles, the Broncos and the Bears. John Madden discounts rumors that Vick […]

CONNECT WITH KCBS–03/06/2014

Quarterback Colin Kaepernick #7 of the San Francisco 49ers shakes hands with quarterback Russell Wilson #3 of the Seattle Seahawks after the Seahawks defeated the 49ers 23-17 during the 2014 NFC Championship at CenturyLink Field on January 19, 2014 in Seattle, Washington.  (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Daily Madden: Is Kaepernick An $18 Million Man?

After three years as a 49er and two as the starting quarterback who led the team to two NFC Championship games and a Super Bowl, Colin Kaepernick is reportedly looking for a pay increase to around $18 million a year.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–03/05/2014

Head coach Jim Harbaugh of the San Francisco 49ers looks on in the second quarter as Colin Kaepernick #7 walks by against the Carolina Panthers during the NFC Divisional Playoff Game at Bank of America Stadium on January 12, 2014 in Charlotte, North Carolina.  (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Daily Madden: Little Evidence Of A Rift Between 49er Players And Harbaugh

“I really don’t think there’s anything there,” John Madden told the KCBS Radio morning crew.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–03/04/2014

Running back Rashad Jennings #27 of the Oakland Raiders celebrates an eight-yard touchdown against the Philadelphia Eagles in the second quarter on November 3, 2013 at O.co Coliseum in Oakland, California. The Eagles won 49-20. (Photo by Brian Bahr/Getty Images)

Daily Madden: Raiders Future More Likely In LA Than Oakland

Making it clear he has no inside knowledge, John said he thinks it’s more likely the Raiders would eventually end up in Los Angeles, which has no NFL team.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–02/27/2014

49ers coach Jim Harbaugh and GM Trent Baalke. (Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Daily Madden: Harbaugh Deserves More Credit For 49ers Success

The friction between 49ers coach Jim Harbaugh and General Manager Trent Baalke has raised questions about the value of Harbaugh’s services.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–02/26/2014

Head coach Jim Harbaugh of the San Francisco 49ers walks off the field after the Seattle Seahawks 23-17 victory during the 2014 NFC Championship at CenturyLink Field on January 19, 2014 in Seattle, Washington. (Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images)

GameDay: What Does Jim Harbaugh Want?

From everything I read it’s all about money. Seven million, $10 million, name your price and the 49ers will have to pay it. Or is this about more than money?

02/25/2014

Head coach Jim Harbaugh of the San Francisco 49ers reacts against the Atlanta Falcons during a game at Candlestick Park on December 23, 2013 in San Francisco, California.  (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Daily Madden: Harbaugh Report Signals Discord In 49ers Management

Despite the team’s success under Harbaugh – he’s taken them to the NFC Championship game in each of his first three years – the 49ers have not yet extended Harbaugh’s contract, which expires at the end of the 2015 season.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–02/24/2014

Richie Incognito (credit: Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Daily Madden: Are Richie Incognito’s Playing Days Over?

Suspended Dolphins lineman Richie Incognito engaged in a “pattern of harassment” against teammate Jonathan Martin, said other players and an assistant trainer, according to a just-released investigative report commissioned by the NFL.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–02/14/2014

Michael Sam #52 of the Missouri Tigers recovers a fumble for a touchdown against the Georgia Bulldogs at Sanford Stadium on October 12, 2013 in Athens, Georgia. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Daily Madden: The Biggest Question About Michael Sam Is ‘Can He Play?’

Michael Sam, the Missouri defensive end who publicly announced Sunday that he is gay, is projected as a mid-round NFL draft choice. John Madden said teams will begin evaluating Sam the same way. “Can he make your team, can he play for you, can he be a starter,” Madden told the KCBS Radio morning crew.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–02/13/2014