John Madden
John Madden

John Madden is an American famous professional football coach well known for commentary skills. John is known for his work in The Replacements, Arli$$, and The Simpsons.

Quick Biography

The famous coach was born on 10 April 1936 in Austin, Minnesota, United States. After retiring as a professional football coach, he became commentary for NFL telecasts.

Quick Summary

Full Name/Real Name: John Earl Madden
Age: 85 years old
Birth Date: 10 April  1936
Birth Place: Minnesota, United States
Nationality: American
Religion: N/A
Parents: Earl Russell Madden and Mary Margaret
Spouse: Virginia Fields (m. 1959),
Children: Michael Madden, Joseph Madden
Height: 1.93 m
Weight: 95 kg
Profession: Football Coach and Sports Commenter
Net Worth in 2021: $220 million

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

John Madden is an older man with full of energy. The age of sports commenter is 85 years old. The hair of John is white. The height of John is 1.93 m, and the weight is 95 kg.

Education, School/College University

In 1950, John Madden graduated from Catholic Parochial School with John Robinson, whereas, in 1954, he completed his high school from Jefferson High School.  In school, John is a good football player. In his University days, he plays offensive and defensive. In 1958, he had a knee injury. After that, he was not able to start his career in the NFL. The author was the first person in the family to attend college.

Parents, Siblings, Nationality, Ethnicity, Religion & Political Views

John was born to Earl Russell Madden and Mary Margaret. The father of the coach was an auto mechanic. He later moved with family to Daly City, California, United States. The nationality of John is American. The ethnicity of the commenter is White. We did not have any detail about the religion of Madden.

Married, Relationship, Dating, Affair, Girlfriend, Wife, Children

On 26 December 1959, John married Virginia Fields. The couple met at a beach in Pismo Beach, California, United States before marriage. Together the couple has two sons, Joseph and Michael. His wife was a school teacher.

Relationship Statistics

Marital status? (single, married, in relation or divorced): Married
When did he get married? (married date): 26 December 1959
Does he have any relationship affair? No
Is John Madden Gay? No
Wife/Spouse? (name): Virginia Fields
Kids: Michael Madden, Joseph Madden

Professional Life and Career

John could not play football due, but he did give up and earned a degree in teaching. He started his career as an assistant coach at Allan Hancock College in Santa Maria. In 1962, management promoted him to head coach. In 1963 season, John hired by the San Diego State. In 1967, Madden joined AFL’s Oakland Raiders as a Linebackers coach. After one year, the head coach of the team resigned, and madden became the head coach. He considered the best Oakland Raiders coach in the history of the team. In John’s leadership, he lost AFC Title games in seven years.

John worked as a color commentator for the NFL games. On 16, 2009, John retired from broadcasting. He also wrote several books for is his fans. The sportsperson also appeared in several commercials. John was the youngest coach who achieved 100 career regular-season victories. In 1977, he won Super Bowl XI.

The coach was featured in the movie Christine. He also worked in the movie Little Giants. He appeared in the commercial of Verizon Wireless, Rent-A-Centre, Miller Lite, Toyota, Sirius Satellite Radio, and Tough Actin Tinactin. In 1982, John hosted a special episode of Saturday Night Live. He also worked in song Stuck in a Moment You Can’t Get Out Of. The coach also gives his voice for the Madden NFL series of football video games.

Although John is retired as a sports commenter, he stills his name to the game. He also worldwide knew his expression Boom! Whap! Bang! Don’t! in TV commentary. In 1986, John released his first book One Knee Equals Two Feet. Other books released by the author are One Knee Equals Two Feet, One Size Doesn’t Fit All, The First Book of Football and many more

Awards & Nominations

John Madden won several awards in his career. In 2002, He won Pete Rozelle Radio-Television awards. He was included in Pro Football Hall of Fame in a class of 2006. He was ranked #2 on the list of Yahoo Sports Top 50 All-Time Network Television Sports Announcers. The sports commentator won Emmy Award 16 times. In 2010, he inducted into NSSA Hall of Fame.

John Madden Net Worth, Income & Salary In 2021

John Madden Net Worth
John Madden Net Worth

As of 2021, The net worth of John Madden is $220 million. John’s majority of income comes from his partnership with EA Sports. He also earns by appearing in the various advertisement. The EA sold more than 4 million copies of the NFL Video Game. In 2005, IT reported that EA Sports paid 150 million to the coach.

Rumors and Controversy/Scandal

John Madden did not involve in any controversy or scandal. John Madden is a very simple person.

Social Media: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc.

John Madden does not have any social media account.

John Madden is a very brave person that fights for his dreams. He has a very good reputation in the industry. He is now retired to spend time with his family.


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