Why did John Madden retire? Why is Madden named after John Madden?

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John Madden is a well-known American football commentator who has been in the business for over four decades. He is also well known for the vast amount of wealth he has collected throughout his career.

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Why did John Madden retire?

As successful as John Madden was in his career, the question that would be asked is that why did he even retire at the time that he did.  Part of the reason John Madden retired from coaching in 1979 was due to deteriorating ulcer conditions. However, he still managed to accomplish about all that he could during his 30-year broadcasting career, and he explained his reasoning for leaving the football world behind for good after he announced his second retirement in 2009.


Why is Madden named after John Madden?

Madden NFL known as John Madden Football until 1993 is an American football video game series developed by EA Tiburon for EA Sports. It is named after Pro Football Hall of Fame coach and commentator John Madden, and it has sold more than 250 million copies because of his enormous contributions to video games.


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