The Daily Madden

Daily Madden

Daily Madden


Daily chat with the coach, John Madden. On air: Weekdays 8:15am, 9:15am, 3:15p & 5:15pm.

  • Daily Madden- 3/3/15

    March 3, 2015

    The coach says “cactus league baseball” seems to be coming sooner and sooner; that is the practice season for a few baseball teams, namely the Giants. It seems with training seasons that sports seasons are becoming a year-round thing.
  • Daily Madden- 3/2/15

    March 2, 2015

    The coach says Detroit can’t stand to lose the NFL’s best free agent and that it’s been musical chairs on a new stadium for the league in Los Angeles.
  • Daily Madden - 2/26/15

    February 26, 2015

    The coach talks about Florida State’s Xavier Rathan-Mayes scoring an astonishing 30 points in 4 1/2 minutes against Miami Wednesday night, the drug addiction problems surrounding Los Angeles Angels’ outfielder Josh Hamilton, the Detroit Lions release of Reggie Bush and issues with other injured NFL running backs.
  • Daily Madden - 2/25/15

    February 25, 2015

    John Madden looks at what approval of a stadium plan in Inglewood means for a Raiders possible move to Southern California.
  • The Daily Madden - 2/24/15

    February 24, 2015

    The coach says he doesn’t see much change coming to the NFL rules based on his time at the combine a few weeks ago. He also doesn’t see the rumored change coming to NCAA rules that would see freshmen once again become ineligible for varsity sports.
  • Daily Madden - 2/23/15

    February 23, 2015

    The coach says if Oakland and Alameda County want to keep the Raiders in town then they need to let the team know what they can do to make that happen. If there's nothing they can offer, then it's probably time for Mark Davis to take the team to Los Angeles where they can get new stadium.
  • Daily Madden 2/13/15

    February 13, 2015

    The Coach talks about hackers on the course during Herm Edwards’ golf game at the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro Am tournament and the upcoming NFL scouting combine that will keep him occupied for the most part of next week.
  • Daily Madden - 2/12/15

    February 12, 2015

    The Coach is at Pebble Beach for the 2015 AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am but explains why he won't be staying for much longer. He also talks about the NFL Scouting Combine.
  • Daily Madden - 2/11/15

    February 11, 2015

    Coach talks about Buster Posey’s group hug from the 49er legends at the Pebble Beach Pro-Am golf tournament, share more thoughts on NFL Films founder Ed Sabol and comments on the controversy brewing in the NFL about the Browns future QB coach tutoring potential daft pick Marcus Mariota.
  • Daily Madden - 2/10/15

    February 10, 2015

    The Coach talks about Ed Sabol and his contribution to football with NFL Films. While the Rams’ owner moves closer to stadium in Los Angles, the state of Missouri is scrambling to build another one in St. Louis.
  • Daily Madden - 2/9/15

    February 9, 2015

    The Coach talks about how to handle email from irate fans, the life of college basketball coach Dean Smith and Jerry Rice's admitted Stickum use.
  • Daily Madden - 2/6/15

    February 6, 2015

    The Coach offers an unemotional farewell to Candlestick Park but waxes nostalgic about Seals Stadium. Madden also talks about Tiger Wood’s withdrawal from the Farmers Insurance Classic on Thursday.
  • Daily Madden - 2/5/15

    February 5, 2015

    Coach says that the Warriors shine with teamwork and great coaching and talks about Browns in texting controversy. He also says there’s too much glorification of high-schoolers for National Letter of Intent Day.
  • Daily Madden - 2/4/15

    February 4, 2015

    John Madden on the amazing athleticism of New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr.
  • Daily Madden - 2/3/15

    February 3, 2015

    Was Patriots wide receiver Julian Edelman concussed in the Super Bowl? Coach says the NFL concussion protocol still needs work. Also, should NFL teams be allowed to pump in crowd noise during games?
  • Daily Madden - 2/2/15 9 am

    February 2, 2015

    Madden talks about the 'Madden NFL 15' prediction for the outcome of Super Bowl XLIX, the twists and turns during the matchup between the Patriots and the Seahawks, and Tom Brady's legacy.
  • Daily Madden - 2/2/15 8 am

    February 2, 2015

    Super Bowl XLIX was 'best game ever' for John as a fan; the second guessers are right -- that was a bad call by Seattle at end of game.
  • Daily Madden - 1/30/15 9 a.m.

    January 30, 2015

    Coach Madden says the Tom Brady-Richard Sherman matchup is among the ones to watch in Super Bowl XLIX.
  • Daily Madden - 01/30/15 8 a.m.

    January 30, 2015

    The coach says the Patriots and Seahawks are evenly matched for Super Bowl XLIX but gives one team the nod.
  • Daily Madden - 1/29/15

    January 29, 2015

    Coach says “Something Will Change” in NFL rules after Patriots' deflation controversy.
  • Daily Madden - 1/28/15

    January 28, 2015

    John Madden on Media Day for the Super Bowl and why everyone is required to participate.
  • Daily Madden - 1/27/15

    January 27, 2015

    Coach says he thought deflate-gate would be over by now but that’s not the case as Pro Football Hall of Famer and former 49er and Raider Jerry Rice has come out and called it “cheating.”
  • Daily Madden - 1/26/15 9a

    January 26, 2015

    Coach talks about Golden State Warrior Klay Thompson's big night on Friday, Coack K's 1000th win for Duke and issues with the Pro Bowl.
  • Daily Madden - 1/26/15 8a

    January 26, 2015

    SAN FRANCISCO (KCBS) — Coach talks about the New England Patriots’ deflategate distraction, the Pro Bowl and new MLB Commissioner Rob Manfred’s openness to defensive-shift ban.
  • Daily Madden - 1/23/15 8 am

    January 23, 2015

    Madden talks about free-agent pitcher Ryan Vogelsong’s one-year agreement with the Giants and says the New England Patriots' “Deflate-gate” needs a closing soon.

7 Arrested In Monterey County Child Porn Sweep

A group of law enforcement officials conducted a sweep of suspected child pornography users in Monterey County on Wednesday that resulted in seven arrests.

05/31/2013

Josh Nunes #6 of the Stanford Cardinal.  (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Stanford QB Nunes Retires From Football After ‘Freak Accident’

The former starting quarterback retired from the sport Monday after a complete tear of his right chest muscle, ending a collegiate career filled with dramatic highs and devastating injuries.

04/29/2013

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Daily Madden: The Potential Pitfalls Of Live TV Sportscasting

Coach Madden talks NCAA brackets for March Madness and the need for sportscasters to watch their language on live TV.

03/21/2013

NFC Championship - San Francisco 49ers v Atlanta Falcons

Daily Madden: Superb Job by Kaepernick

On the road and down by double digits, playing in a dome with incredibly distracting noise, Coach Madden praises the 49ers’ young quarterback for making all the right adjustments, exercising great communication, and executing the right plays to propel San Francisco to a Sunday victory over Atlanta and a trip to the Super Bowl.

01/21/2013

San Francisco 49ers v Denver Broncos

Daily Madden: What’s Wrong With Akers?

David Akers and Billy Cundiff began their kicking competition at the 49ers practice facility Thursday as the team prepares for next weekend’s playoff game.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–01/04/2013

Minnesota Vikings 37 - Green Bay Packers 34

Madden’s Wildcard Preview: Can The Packers Stop Peterson?

The Packers lost to the Vikings in Minnesota Sunday. But the rematch in Saturday’s NFC wild card game is at Lambeau Field. John Madden told the KCBS morning crew that the Packers will need more than home field advantage to win the game.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–01/04/2013

San Francisco 49ers linebacker Patrick Willis #52 and defensive tackle Justin Smith #94 along with Minnesota Vikings defensive end Jared Allen #69 chase Jacksonville Jaguars running back Maurice Jones-Drew #32 during the 2012 NFL Pro Bowl at Aloha Stadium on January 29, 2012 in Honolulu, Hawaii. (Kent Nishimura/Getty Images)

Daily Madden: Is It Time To End The Pro Bowl?

After the 2011 season, the AFC defeated the NFC 59-41 in a Pro Bowl notable for little defense and a general lack of effort.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–12/27/2012

Chicago Bears v San Francisco 49ers

Daily Madden: Justin Smith Provides Push 49ers Need

There’s still no word on whether injured 49er defensive lineman Justin Smith will play Sunday against the Cardinals, or even be ready for the playoffs.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–12/27/2012

Seattle Seahawks v San Francisco 49ers

Daily Madden: 49ers-Seahawks Becoming A Top Rivalry

Sunday night’s game between the 49ers and Seahawks is one of the most anticipated of the weekend. John Madden told the KCBS morning crew there are many more big games ahead between Seattle and San Francisco.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–12/21/2012

Cable cars in the staging area for the Giants parade. (CBS)

Daily Madden: Everyone Loves This Parade

Around a million people are expected to cheer the World Series Champion San Francisco Giants in a parade and civic celebration Wednesday.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–10/31/2012

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