Owens, Craig Among Semifinalists For NFL Hall Of Fame NominationsBrett Favre, Terrell Owens and Alan Faneca are semifinalists for the Pro Football Hall of Fame in their first year of eligibility.
Daily Madden: Do Punters And Designated Hitters Belong In Halls Of Fame?David Ortiz led the Red Sox to an 11-4 win over the Mariners Wednesday night, becoming baseball's all time leader in hits as a designated hitter. Are Ortiz' accomplishments enough to get him in the Hall of Fame, where there are no designated hitters?
Daily Madden: NFL Rookies Need History LessonsThe symposium, mandatory for all rookies, is a three-day course about their responsibilities and the risks associated with their high-paid, high-profile positions. They do learn some NFL history, but Madden would like to see more.
Daily Madden: The 49er Offensive Line Gets Its Due"Right now they're one of the best or the best offensive line in football," Madden told the KCBS Radio morning crew.
49er Great, Steve Young Gets A Birthday Flash MobWhat do you get a birthday boy who's a football Hall of Famer and has everything? If you're Steve Young's wife ... you get him his own flash mob...
Daily Madden: Reflections From The Hall Of FameHall of Fame coach John Madden is on his way home from Canton after witnessing the induction of Deion Sanders, Shannon Sharpe, Richard Dent, Chris Hanburger, Les Richter, Marshall Faulk and NFL films founder Ed Sabol.
Daily Madden: End Of The Line For T.O.?NFL receiver Terrell Owens reportedly underwent surgery for a torn ACL within the last few weeks. John Madden told the KCBS morning team that he thinks T.O.'s notable NFL career has ended.
Daily Madden: How To Beat MariucciJohn Madden told the KCBS morning crew he had a problem with his alarm clock this morning, and will use that as an excuse when he plays in the 13th annual Madden-Mariucci Battle of the Bay Charity Bocce Tournament Tuesday.
Daily Madden: The Kidd FactorA Bay Area native was instrumental in leading a monumental comback in the NBA Western Conference Finals Monday.
Hall Of Famer Woodson Joining Raiders StaffThe Oakland Raiders have hired Hall of Famer Rod Woodson as an assistant to coach the team's cornerbacks.
Daily Madden: The Drag Race To The CliffFrom the Madden Cruiser on his way home from the Super Bowl, John says there is little optimism for avoiding a lockout in the NFL's dispute with players.