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#1 LakersGAFan

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Posted April 16, 2009 - 08:17 AM

This may mean no more Madden Football video games?

NEW YORK - NBC Sports Chairman Dick Ebersol announced today that John Madden, Hall of Fame coach and the most honored broadcaster in sports television history, has decided to retire from broadcasting.

Madden issued the following statement today:

"It’s time. I’m 73 years old. My 50th wedding anniversary is this fall. I have two great sons and their families and my five grandchildren are at an age now when they know when I’m home and, more importantly, when I’m not…


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Edited by LakersGAFan, April 16, 2009 - 08:18 AM.

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#2 Tobias Fünke

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Posted April 16, 2009 - 08:26 AM

Madden Football games will stay. Please not Chris Collinsworth.
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Posted April 16, 2009 - 08:28 AM

BOOM! So long John, the game won't be the same without you.

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