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Quarterback Bubby Brister of the Pittsburgh Steelers (left) talks to his head coach Chuck Noll during a game against the Dallas Cowboys at Three Rivers Stadium in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 1988. (Getty Images)

Daily Madden: Chuck Noll Was A Model Coach

Funeral services were held near Pittsburgh Tuesday for NFL Hall of Fame coach Chuck Noll, who died over the weekend at age 82.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–06/17/2014

San Antonio Spurs players in the huddle during a time out with Head Coach Gregg Popovich during Game Five of the 2014 NBA Finals at AT&T Center on June 15, 2014 in San Antonio, Texas. (Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

Daily Madden: Spurs’ Victory A Credit To Team Play And Patience

The San Antonio Spurs won their fifth NBA Championship Sunday by beating the Miami Heat four games to one. Five Spurs players scored in double figures and the team had 25 assists in Game Five.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–06/16/2014

A Cameroon fan blows a horn in the rain during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group A match between Mexico and Cameroon at Estadio das Dunas on June 13, 2014 in Natal, Brazil. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)

Daily Madden: NFL Could Learn From World Cup Pageantry

Mexico meets Cameroon and Spain faces the Netherlands in the World Cup Friday, a day after Brazil defeated Croatia 3-1 in the opening match.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–06/13/2014

Referee Peter O'Leary from New Zealand uses vanishing spray to mark the position of the ball before a free kick during the group stage football match between Mexico and Greece at the FIFA Under 20 World Cup at the Kamil Ocak stadium in Gaziantep on June 22, 2013. AFP PHOTO/TURKPIX/Aykut AKICI =RESTRICTED TO EDITORIAL USE= (Photo credit should read AYKUT AKICI/AFP/Getty Images)

Referee Vanishing Foam Makes World Cup Debut To Put An End To Players ‘Scooching Up’

One of the newer aspects of international soccer on display at the 2014 World Cup in Brazil will be the use by referees of vanishing spray to mark areas on the field.

06/12/2014

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Daily Madden: A Tough Test At The U.S. Open

The U.S. Open is underway at Pinehurst in North Carolina.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–06/12/2014

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Daily Madden: Credit The Spurs For Great Shooting

The San Antonio Spurs sank three quarters of their shots in the first half Tuesday night on the way to a 111-92 victory over the Miami Heat in Game Three of the NBA Finals.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–06/11/2014

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Daily Madden: Player-Coach Is A Position Of The Past

Derek Fisher became the latest former player to coach an NBA team when he was named head coach of the New York Knicks Tuesday.”That seems to be more prevalent over the years in the NBA than anywhere else,” John Madden told the KCBS Radio morning crew.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–06/10/2014

California Chrome #2, ridden by Victor Espinoza, walks down the track after losing the 146th running of the Belmont Stakes at Belmont Park on June 7, 2014 in Elmont, New York. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Daily Madden: No Room For Sour Grapes At The Belmont

California Chrome’s owner apologized Monday for criticizing the winning horse’s team after Chrome finished fourth in the bid for the Triple Crown. Immediately after the race, Steve Coburn called some fellow owners cowards for not […]

CONNECT WITH KCBS–06/09/2014

LeBron James #6 of the Miami Heat sits on the bench after leaving the game in the fourth quarter with cramps against the San Antonio Spurs during Game One of the 2014 NBA Finals at the AT&T Center on June 5, 2014 in San Antonio, Texas. (Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Daily Madden: Criticism Of LeBron Is Unfair

The San Antonio Spurs beat the Miami Heat in the first game of the NBA Finals Thursday night after sweltering conditions sidelined Heat star LeBron James through the final stretch.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–06/06/2014

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Daily Madden: Colin Kaepernick’s Six-Year Extension With The 49ers

The record-setting $126 million deal that keeps Colin Kaepernick with the San Francisco 49ers through the 2020 season avoid any uncertainty about keeping the quarterback as the old contract entered its final year.

06/05/2014

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