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John Madden Retires

Boom! Football broadcaster John Madden announced today he’ll be retiring from football broadcasting. Madden said in a statement, “It’s time. I’m 73 years old. My 50th wedding anniversary is this fall…It’s been such a great ride…the NFL has been my life for more than 40 years, it has been my passion—it still is.” After a Hall-of-Fame career as a coach, Madden began broadcasting in 1979.