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Derek Jeter

Ricky Williams #34 of the Miami Dolphins watches from the sidelines during the second half against the New Orleans Saints at the Louisiana Superdome on September 3, 2009 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)

Daily Madden: Former NFL Star Ricky Williams Takes On Coaching Role

Former Pro Bowl running back and Heisman Trophy winner Ricky Williams has taken a job as an assistant coach at a small college in Texas. “You’re not sure what you want to do or what you’re going to do after you’re finished playing,” John Madden told the KCBS Radio morning crew.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–07/19/2013

Derek Jeter #2 of the New York Yankees stands on deck in the sixth inning against the Kansas City Royals on July11,2013 at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx borough of New York City. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Daily Madden: Jeter’s Short Return To The Yankees

Derek Jeter returned to the Yankees as a designated hitter Thursday in his first major league game since breaking his ankle in a playoff game last October.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–07/12/2013

Mariano Rivera of the New York Yankees reacts after becoming the all-time leader in saves (Patrick McDermott/Getty Images)

Daily Madden: Rivera Retirement Will Be End Of An Era For Yanks

The 43-year-old closer is baseball’s saves leader with 608 and is regarded as one of the best clutch pitchers in history, posting a record 42 postseason saves with an 0.70 ERA while helping the Yankees win five World Series championships.

03/08/2013

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David Phelps Will Be Important Piece For Yankees Pitching

Whether as a starter or a reliever, David Phelps will likely be an integral part of the Yankees.

03/01/2013

Former Major League Baseball player Roger Clemens leaves federal court in Washington, DC.  (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Daily Madden: Roger Clemens As A Skeeter

50-year-old pitcher Roger Clemens is expected to start for the Sugar Land Skeeters Saturday after signing with the Independent Atlantic League team.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–08/21/2012

Tony LaRussa of the St. Louis Cardinals argues with an umpire. (Scott Boehm/Getty Images)

Daily Madden: LaRussa’s Fine For Questioning Umps

John Madden discussed his ideas for remodeling the KCBS newsroom with the morning crew Wednesday. The coach also weighed in on his friend Tony LaRussa‚Äôs fine for criticizing an umpire’s strike zone.

10/05/2011

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Daily Madden: No Bonus For No-Show All-Stars

A growing number of healthy players selected for Major League Baseball’s All-Star team are deciding not to attend, and they’re being criticized for it.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–07/11/2011

John Madden (KCBS)

Daily Madden: John Mackey’s Impact On NFL

SAN FRANCISCO (KCBS) – John Madden on Thursday reminisced about John Mackey, the rugged Hall of Fame tight end and union president who later fought for stronger health benefits of retired players before struggling with […]

CONNECT WITH KCBS–07/07/2011

Tiger Woods walks to his ball on the 16th hole during the Chevron World Challenge at Sherwood Country Club on December 2, 2010 in Thousand Oaks, California.  (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Daily Madden: Aging Stars Face Uncertain Future

Posada made news over the weekend by complaining about his demotion in the batting order. Madden said it was the stress of a rough start to the season.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–05/16/2011

Minka Kelly Crowned Esquire's Sexiest Woman Alive

Minka Kelly Crowned Esquire’s Sexiest Woman Alive

NEW YORK (CBS) – While baring her toned abs in a gray crop top and low-rise jeans, Minka Kelly graces the cover of the November issue of Esquire magazine as this year’s “sexiest woman alive.” […]

CBS San Francisco–10/11/2010