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Daily Madden: 49ers Have To Avoid The Nostalgia Trap

“This is a big game for the 49ers,” John Madden told the KCBS Radio morning crew. San Francisco can clinch a playoff spot with a victory. “I think it’s important for them to play well, to keep up the momentum they got from last week. One of the things is I don’t think they can get over-enthusiastic about this last game at Candlestick…”

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The fly over is seen before the NFC Divisional playoff game between the San Francisco 49ers and the New Orleans Saints at Candlestick Park on January 14, 2012 in San Francisco, California.  (Photo by Jed Jacobsohn/Getty Images)

Special Events Planned At Candlestick Park Before Demolition

Although the 49ers play their last regular season home game on Monday, the stadium will still host a number of events before it is demolished.

12/18/2013

Levi's Stadium under construction in Santa Clara. (CBS)

Phil Matier: Lack Of Parking Means No Monday Night Football At Levi’s Stadium

There will be no high-profile, prime time weeknight football games – neither Monday nor Thursday night – played at the new Levi’s Stadium for the 49ers inaugural season and possibly beyond.

12/09/2013

Quarterbacks Colin Kaepernick and Robert Griffin III (Kevin C. Cox and Dustin Bradford/Getty Images)

49ers In DC For ‘Monday Night Football,’ Watch On KPIX 5

Colin Kaepernick and the 49ers (6-4) will hope to find their way Monday night against the Washington Redskins (3-7), in an ESPN production airing on KPIX 5.

11/25/2013

Rob Gronkowski #87 of the New England Patriots and Luke Kuechly #59 of the Carolina Panthers fight for the ball in the end zone on the last play of the game at Bank of America Stadium on November 18, 2013 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Daily Madden: Patriots Deserved One More Play

John Madden said officials should not have picked up the pass interference flag at the end of the Panthers-Patriots game Monday night, giving Carolina a 24-20 victory.

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Aaron Rodgers #12 of the Green Bay Packers throws against the the Washington Redskins at Lambeau Field on September 15, 2013 in Green Bay, Wisconsin. (Photo by Matthew Stockman/Getty Images)

Daily Madden: Packers Will Struggle Without Rodgers

Wallace replaced Rodgers after he suffered a shoulder injury in the first quarter. The Bears beat the Packers 27-20, and Madden expects the Packers to continue to struggle without Rodgers, who could be out several weeks.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–11/05/2013

John Madden

Daily Madden: Seattle Gets Beat But Wins The Game

The Seahawks’ anemic offense almost cost them the game against the Rams in St. Louis Monday night. But Seattle escaped with a 14-9 win to stay one game ahead of the 49ers in the NFC West. “I was really disappointed in Seattle,” John Madden told the KCBS Radio morning crew.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–10/29/2013

Coco Crisp #4 of the Oakland Athletics is congratulated by teammates in the dugout after hitting a three run home run against the Minnesota Twins during the second inning at O.co Coliseum on September 22, 2013 in Oakland. (Photo by Jason O. Watson/Getty Images)

Daily Madden: A’s Getting The Attention They Deserve

The Oakland A’s hit three home runs Monday to beat the Detroit Tigers and take a 2-1 lead in the Division Series. They can advance to the American League Championship Series with a win Tuesday afternoon.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–10/08/2013

Robert Griffin III #10 of the Washington Redskins is pressured by Lamarr Houston #99 of the Oakland Raiders at O.co Coliseum on September 29, 2013 in Oakland, California. (Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Daily Madden: RGIII Not Yet His Old Self

Quarterback Robert Griffin III led the Washington Redskins back from a 14-0 deficit to defeat the Raiders 24-14 in Oakland Sunday, but John Madden told the KCBS Radio morning crew RG III is still not fully recovered from his knee injury and surgery last season.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–09/30/2013

Terrelle Pryor

Pryor Doesn’t ‘Remember Much’ From Monday Night

On Monday night, Oakland Raiders quarterback Terrelle Pryor got rocked while on a designed quarterback draw, left the game for evaluation and was ultimately diagnosed with a concussion. Come Tuesday morning, Pryor didn’t “remember much” about the loss.

09/24/2013

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