John Madden Retires

Broadcaster, John Madden, retired today. Madden said,

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

He may have loved Brett Favre too much, or said stupid things like “When your arm gets hit, the ball is not going to go where you want it to,” but he was the voice of the NFL for many years. For that reason, I bring you this classis commercial:

Topics: Brett Favre, John Madden

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    I’ll miss hearing his boisterous voice every Superbowl *little tear*