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 - 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.
  • Daily Madden - 1/22/15

    January 22, 2015

    Madden talks about New England Patriots coach Bill Belichick and how serious the allegations are that his team used balls that were deflated after being inspected by officials before the game.
  • Daily Madden - 1/21/15

    January 21, 2015

    John Madden weighs in on the latest NFL controversy, "Deflate Gate."
  • Daily Madden 1/19/15 8a

    January 19, 2015

    Coach Madden says the Green Bay Packers left themselves in a position to let Seattle come back. At one point the score was 16 to nothing with the Packers in the lead and Seattle did exactly what the coach said for the victory.
  • The Daily Madden: What’s it Going to Take For Green Bay To Beat Seattle?

    January 16, 2015

    Coach Madden talks NFL strategy and what it would take for the Green Bay Packers to defeat Seattle’s Seahawks. He gives his playfield predictions for the Colts vs. Patriots too.
  • Daily Madden - 01/16/15 8a

    January 16, 2015

    John likes Seattle and New England in this weekend’s championship games. Also: with his introductory news conference behind him, the new 49ers coach has to show what he can do on the field.
  • Daily Madden 01-15-15

    January 15, 2015

    Coach discusses challenges facing the 49ers’ new head coach Jim Tomsula and as well as the Raider’s head coach, Jack Del Rio.
  • Daily Madden: 1/14/15

    January 14, 2015

    John Madden told the KCBS Radio morning crew that Jack Del Rio, Denver’s defensive coordinator who may be picked as the Raiders new head coach, has built solid teams in the past and if hired, has a good foundation to build on.
  • Daily Madden - 01/13/15

    January 13, 2015

    John Madden says Ohio State Beat Oregon with a strong running game and domination on the line of scrimmage on both sides of the ball.
  • Daily Madden - 1/12/15-9am

    January 12, 2015

    Rodgers Plays Through His Injury; Manning Cannot
  • Daily Madden - 1/12/15

    January 12, 2015

    The Pass Catch Rule Should Be Changed
  • Daily Madden - 1/9/15-9am

    January 9, 2015

    One Dimensional Rodgers May Not Be Enough For Packers
  • Daily Madden - 1/9/15

    January 9, 2015

    Fearless Ravens Carry Confidence To New England
  • Daily Madden - 1/8/15

    January 8, 2015

    Packers And Cowboys Evenly Matched
  • Daily Madden - 1/7/15

    January 7, 2015

    Kaepernick Goes Back to School
  • Daily Madden - 1/6/15

    January 6, 2015

    Green Bay's Jolly Rodgers
  • Daily Madden - 1/5/15-9am

    January 5, 2015

    Carolina Has A Shot In Seattle
  • Daily Madden - 1/5/15

    January 5, 2015

    NFL Playoffs Officiating Exposed
  • Daily Madden - 12/31/14

    December 31, 2014

    Cowboys Look Best Of This Weekend's Bunch
  • Daily Madden - 12/30/14

    December 30, 2014

    York Demands Too Much From A Head Coach
  • Daily Madden - 12/29/14-9am

    December 29, 2014

    Did The Raiders Miss Out On A Harbaugh Deal?
  • Daily Madden - 12/29/14

    December 29, 2014

    Who's Better Than Harbaugh?
  • Daily Madden - 12/24/14-9am

    December 24, 2014

    Seahawks And Patriots Look Like The Teams To Beat
Brandon Crawford #35 of the San Francisco Giants looks on against the Pittsburgh Pirates during the game on July 7, 2012 at PNC Park in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

Daily Madden: Crawford A Rare Homegrown Talent For Giants

San Francisco Giants shortstop Brandon Crawford is one of the few players in recent history to be born and raised in the Bay Area and be a regular on the big-league club.


Terrell Owens #81 of the Cincinnati Bengals against the Atlanta Falcons at Georgia Dome on October 24, 2010 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Daily Madden: Another Chance For Terrell Owens

Former San Francisco 49ers star receiver Terrell Owens has signed a contract with the Seattle Seahawks after sitting out the 2011 season. “Stick-to-itiveness, isn’t it?” John Madden told the KCBS morning crew.


Dewayne Wise #45 of the New York Yankees falls into the stands attempting a catch off the bat of Jack Hannahan #9 of the Cleveland Indians in the seventh-inning at Yankee Stadium on June 26, 2012 in the Bronx borough of New York City. (Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Daily Madden: The Catch That Wasn’t

The Cleveland Indians lost to the Yankees 6-4 Tuesday night in a game that featured a Yankees player fooling an umpire in a key situation. With two outs and a runner on third, outfielder Dewayne Wise dove into the stands for a foul ball down the third base line and emerged a few second later holding his glove in the air.


Ashton Eaton reacts after breaking the world record in the men's decathlon after competing in the 1500 meter run portion in front of Curtis Beach during Day Two of the 2012 U.S. Olympic Track & Field Team Trials at Hayward Field on June 23, 2012 in Eugene, Oregon. (Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Daily Madden: First Place Should Be Earned

Ashton Eaton set a new world record in the decathlon at the Olympic trials in Eugene over the weekend, finishing with his best time ever in the 1500 meters. At the end of the race when it became clear Eaton had set the record and won the 10-event competition, fellow competitor Curtis Beach slowed to a jog to let Eaton run by him and finish the 1500 first.


San Francisco Giants vs. Pittsburgh Pirates

Daily Madden: The Omnipresent Giants Fan

In recent series in San Diego and Seattle, there appeared to be as many Giants fans as Padres or Mariners fans in the local ballparks.


Timothy Bradley and Manny Pacquiao exchange punches during their WBO welterweight title fight at MGM Grand Garden Arena on June 9, 2012 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Daily Madden: Pacquiao-Bradley Revisited

The five judges who reviewed the Manny Pacquiao-Timothy Bradley fight for the WBO all scored Pacquiao the winner, contrary to the original split decision in favor of Bradley.


MIAMI, FL - JUNE 19: LeBron James #6 of the Miami Heat makes a 3-point basket late in the fourth quarter against Thabo Sefolosha #2 of the Oklahoma City Thunder in Game Four of the 2012 NBA Finals on June 19, 2012 at American Airlines Arena in Miami, Florida. The Heat won 104-98.  (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

Daily Madden: Is It All Over For The Thunder?

The odds favor the Miami Heat in their NBA finals series against the Oklahoma Thunder. No team has ever come back from a 3-1 game deficit to win the championship.


R.C. Owens of 49ers looks on during a game between the St. Louis Cardinals and San Francisco 49ers at Candlestick Park on October 18, 1987 in San Francisco. (George Rose/Getty Images)

Daily Madden: A Tribute To R.C. Owens

Owens was the first 49er to reach 1,000 receiving yards in a season (1961). But he was best known for his “Alley Oop” leaping catch play. Off the field, he’ll be remembered for his community outreach, his charity work, and his positive attitude.


U.S. Open - Final Round

Daily Madden: Simpson’s Quiet Move To The Top

After trailing by six strokes after two rounds, Webb Simpson quietly moved to the top and was already sitting in the clubhouse Sunday as day-three leaders Jim Furyk and Graeme McDowell faltered at the end.


U.S. Open - Round One

Daily Madden: The Olympic Club’s Tough Test

The sun broke out at the often-foggy Olympic Club in San Francisco for Thursday’s first round of the U.S. Open and more sunny weather is forecast for the weekend.



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