John Madden (born April 10, 1936) is a former National Football League player, a former head coach with the Oakland Raiders, a football video game magnate, and is considered the top broadcast analyst for NFL games. In 2006, he was inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame as recognition of his coaching career.
- Coaches have to watch for what they don't want to see and listen to what they don't want to hear.
- There's two footballs on the field.
- He takes it up the A-hole.
- This defense will stop them for sure!
- Don't worry about the horse being blind, just load the wagon.
- Every time I go to the theater, there's something about the atmosphere, seeing something unfold live in front of an audience, that you can't get out of your system.
- If you see a defense team with dirt and mud on their backs they've had a bad day.
- Self-praise is for losers. Be a winner. Stand for something. Always have class, and be humble.
- The fewer rules a coach has, the fewer rules there are for players to break.
- The only yardstick for success our society has is being a champion. No one remembers anything else.
- The road to Easy Street goes through the sewer.
- When your arm gets hit, the ball is not going to go where you want it to.
- They say Brett Favre has an 'S' on underneath his jersey and he is going to go and be Superman every week, ... You can't. I don't think he has lost anything, though. I study Brett Favre a lot and watch everything. You see that he's older now. Can he still move? Yes, he can still move. Can he still throw the ball with the same velocity? Yes, he can still throw the ball with the same velocity. So the Packers' lack of success is not about Brett Favre. He doesn't have a lot of guys around him right now.
- I think comparisons are odious.