This article is about the American football personality. Madden has also written several books and the new toughness training for sports pdf served as a commercial pitchman for various products and retailers. April 16, 2009 to spend more time with his family.
San Francisco, when he was young. Madden married Virginia Fields on December 26, 1959. California, and have two sons, Joseph and Michael. BS in Education in 1959 and an MA in Education in 1961. He won all-conference honors at offensive tackle, and was a catcher on Cal Poly’s baseball team.
Madden recounted how he became involved with coaching: “I got hurt in my rookie year with the Philadelphia Eagles – a knee injury – and I couldn’t play. I ended up with a degree in teaching, and my love for football meshed with teaching. Madden credits as being an influence on his coaching and who he feels will one day be included in the Hall of Fame. Madden was named the Raiders’ head coach on February 4, 1969, becoming professional football’s youngest head coach at the age of 32. American Football League championship game. Raiders failed to make the playoffs.