John Madden said coaching was the key in the Patriots’ 34-31 overtime victory after they trailed the Denver Broncos 24-0 at halftime Sunday night.
Playing with backup quarterback Matt Flynn Sunday afternoon, the Raiders lost at home to the Washington Redskins 24-14. The status of first string QB Terrelle Pryor was uncertain all week as he recovered from a concussion.
“It’s easy (to say) the Patriots will still be good because they got Bill Belichick coaching and Tom Brady quarterbacking,” John Madden told the KCBS Radio morning crew.
Coaches have admitted the league has shifted toward the pass-first offense. It’s even inherently written into the rules.
Former Jets quarterback Tim Tebow has signed a two year deal with the New England Patriots. But John Madden told the KCBS morning crew fans shouldn’t expect Tebow to be the center of attention.
A week after the 49ers Super Bowl loss, coach Jim Harbaugh made the cut in the AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am.
The Oakland Raiders are covering 11,000 stadium seats with tarps and lowering prices to help sell out more games.
John Madden said it’s more likely the Baltimore Ravens will upset the New England Patriots in the AFC Championship Game Sunday than the Falcons will upset the 49ers in the NFC match-up.
The former coach noted that Patriots coach Bill Belichick met earlier this year with hurry-up offense specialist and Oregon coach Chip Kelly.
Randy Moss arrived at the New England Patriots five years ago thinking he knew a lot about football.