Tag Archives: John Madden

NFL’s Hall of Fame voting process shrouded in secrecy

This is my Friday feature on the NFL Hall of Fame voting process. Six-hundred-and-eight journalists were eligible to vote for the Baseball Hall of Fame this year. Thirty-seven of them didn’t vote at all. Forty-six journalists vote for the Pro Football Hall of Fame. That’s it. One voter represents each NFL city, and 14 voters […]

Harbaugh: “I don’t know where you’ve gotten the impression that I don’t enjoy talking to the media.”

SANTA CLARA – This is the transcript of Jim Harbaugh’s Friday press conference, courtesy of the 49ers.   Any complaints? “New haircut there, [Bay Area News Group beat writer] Cam [Inman]?”   I got it in Atlanta. I like to go to barbershops on the road. Sometimes I win, sometimes I don’t. “High and tight, […]

Madden on Moss

John Madden is really humorous. He got off a good one this morning about former quarterback Jim Harbaugh: “If Jim Harbaugh’s arm is strong enough to throw to Randy Moss, that’s probably not a good sign about Moss’ speed.” As you may have heard, Harbaugh will throw the passes to Moss today at his tryout. […]