John Madden is an American coach and sports commentator.
As the head coach of Oakland Raiders, John won a Super Bowl. After getting retired from the coaching, he becomes the popular colour commentator for the NFL telecasts.
John Madden age, height, and family background
He was 85-years. He stands at 6 feet 3 inches tall.
John Madden was also a family man. He met with his wife, Virginia Field, in a bar in Pismo Beach in California. Later, the pair tied the knot in the year 1959.
The couple had two children together named Joseph and Michael.
John’s son Michael attended Harvard University, where he also played football in his University’s team while Joseph played football at Brown University.
Where did John Madden live?
He lived at Pleasanton, California with his family. He even established a company called Goal Line Productions – a video production service in Pleasanton, California – to avoid having to fly to Los Angeles or New York for studio work.
What teams did John Madden play for and coach?
He played for Philadelphia Eagles as a player and coached Allan Hancock, San Diego State and Oakland Raiders.
John Madden Hall of Fame induction
His success with the Raiders meant he will be inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 2006.
John Madden net worth
John Madden’s accumulated net worth was over $220 million. He made his money from football, coaching, broacsting gigs, endorsement deals, and his video production company, Goal Line Productions. The company is being managed by his son, Joseph Madden.