Thaw out the turducken: NFL will honor John Madden during Thanksgiving games 

By priyanka


A football star in high school, Madden played one season at the College of San Mateo, in 1954, before he was given a football scholarship to the University of Oregon, studying pre-law, and playing football with childhood friend John Robinson. He was redshirted because of a knee injury and had a knee operation 

Did John Madden actually play Football?

Madden NFL, video game sports-simulation series created by EA Sports, a division of the American company Electronic Arts, and based on the National Football League (NFL). Its name derives from John Madden, a famous gridiron football coach and television colour commentator

Why is Madden NFL named after John Madden?

John Madden was inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 2006 and brought a sense of fun to NFL games during a three-decade broadcasting career; he won the Super Bowl in 1977 and his 'Madden NFL' - sold by EA Sports - became one of the best-selling sports video games of all time. 

How many Super Bowls did John Madden win?

Madden and the Raiders capped the 1976 season with a 32-14 win over the Minnesota Vikings in Super Bowl XI. 

Did Madden win a Super Bowl?

Despite slow production and years of releases before it became a household name, Madden NFL has generated more than $4 billion since its inception and has sold more than 130 million copies, according to EA. Barron's estimates that Madden NFL generates around $600 million annually for EA. 

How much does Madden game make a year?

Find: How Rich Are Aaron Rodgers, Tom Brady and More Big-Name 2021 NFL Stars? John Madden was worth $200 million in 2021 when he died, according to Celebrity Net Worth. 

How much is the Madden estate worth?