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NBC Sports: Madden Retires From Broadcasting, Collinsworth Next

Photo: Frederick M. Brown / Getty Images

Photo: Frederick M. Brown / Getty Images

John Madden is calling it quits at age 73. He’s had more than 40 years in the NFL and is tired of the grind at his age. NBC Sports Chairman Dick Ebersol made the announcement today.

The NBC Sports story as found on nbcsports.com can be read here.

Chris Collinsworth will be stepping in to the big chair to work with Al Michaels. Collinsworth has held various broadcasting roles with the NFL Network, NBC Sports and CBS Sports.

One response

  1. Madden was extremely smart to get into the video game industry

    April 23, 2009 at 5:54 am

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