Pro Bowl

Cam Newton #1 of the Carolina Panthers and Team Sanders celebrates after scoring a touchdown against Team Rice during the 2014 Pro Bowl at Aloha Stadium on January 26, 2014 in Honolulu, Hawaii (Scott Cunningham/Getty Images)

Daily Madden: Time To Cheer For The Pro Bowl

“The first thing I have to do is apologize to the Pro Bowl,” John Madden told the KCBS Radio morning crew. “I thought it was going to be bad. I thought it was embarrassing. And this new format — I thought they were just making a farce out of the whole thing. And last night was as good a Pro Bowl as they’ve played in ten years.”

CONNECT WITH KCBS–01/27/2014

Percy Harvin attempts a one-hand grab against the Vikings. (Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Daily Madden: Will Harvin Play Against 49ers?

Seattle coach Pete Carroll said he won’t know Harvin’s status for the NFC Championship game against the 49ers until Wednesday or Thursday.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–01/14/2014

Atlanta Falcons v San Francisco 49ers

Pro Bowl Selections Made: 49ers Get 8 Players, 1 Raider Picked

The NFL revealed Friday that the Chiefs and 49ers each had eight players voted into the Pro Bowl, including running backs Jamaal Charles of Kansas City and Frank Gore of San Francisco.

12/27/2013

Toney Douglas #15 of the Houston Rockets drives up-court against David Lee #10 of the Golden State Warriors on February 5, 2013 at the Toyota Center in Houston. (Bill Baptist/NBAE via Getty Images)

Daily Madden: Why The Warriors Felt The Need To Foul

At the end of the Warriors’ 140-109 loss to the Rockets Tuesday night, Golden State coach Mark Jackson had his team intentionally foul Rockets players to prevent them from setting an NBA record for three-pointers.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–02/06/2013

Maurice Jones-Drew (Photo Credit: Kent Nishimura/Getty Images)

Fixing The Pro Bowl Voting System

Fixing the Pro Bowl voting system isn’t easy. But the league needs to straighten this out and start picking players who deserve it.

01/23/2013

San Francisco 49ers linebacker Patrick Willis #52 and defensive tackle Justin Smith #94 along with Minnesota Vikings defensive end Jared Allen #69 chase Jacksonville Jaguars running back Maurice Jones-Drew #32 during the 2012 NFL Pro Bowl at Aloha Stadium on January 29, 2012 in Honolulu, Hawaii. (Kent Nishimura/Getty Images)

Daily Madden: Is It Time To End The Pro Bowl?

After the 2011 season, the AFC defeated the NFC 59-41 in a Pro Bowl notable for little defense and a general lack of effort.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–12/27/2012

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - NOVEMBER 19: Aldon Smith #99 of the San Francisco 49ers reacts after making a tackle against the Chicago Bears at Candlestick Park on November 19, 2012 in San Francisco, California. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Nine 49ers Players Named To Pro Bowl, No Raiders Selected

San Francisco had the most players selected, nine, including six from its second-ranked defense.

12/26/2012

Tom Brady

Daily Madden: Getting The Super Bowl Game Plan Ready

John Madden told the KCBS morning crew that with a two week gap between the conference championship games and the Super Bowl, it’s important to keep the players focused.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–02/01/2012

Brandon Marshall #19 of the Miami Dolphins poses with the Most Valuable Player of the 2012 NFL Pro Bowl award at Aloha Stadium on January 29, 2012 in Honolulu, Hawaii.  (Photo by Kent Nishimura/Getty Images)

KCBS Sports Fans: Let’s End The All-Star Games

The latest Pro Bowl should once and for all prove the need to kill it off. And while you’re at it, put a fork in the NHL All-Star Game too.

01/30/2012

2012 Pro Bowl

AFC Surges To Beat NFC 59-41 In Pro Bowl

The AFC used a second-half surge to beat the NFC 59-41 on Sunday in the Pro Bowl.

01/30/2012

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