It might have felt like this moment was coming for some time as a series of documentaries and specials were rolled out supporting John Madden in the past month or so. It’s safe to say that he received his flowers while he was alive. One of the most Iconic figures in the history of American sports has passed at the age of 85. John Madden’s imprint on the game has literally transferred to gaming making him synonymous with the video game that carries his name.
John Madden will be missed.