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Will Ferrell responds to John Madden’s criticism

Will Ferrell took a heavy dose of criticism from none other than John Madden for his spring training stunt where he played in 10 different games for 10 different teams in the same day. Ferrell’s stunt was done for charity and recorded with camera crews for a future TV project. Though Ferrell’s day-long affair was...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Will Ferrell responds to criticism from John Madden

Earlier this spring, actor Will Ferrell took the Cactus League by storm by playing nine different positions for ten different teams during five different baseball games. While it was a publicity stunt it was also done to raise money for charity. Not everybody was a fan of Ferrell’s stunt and that included legendary announcer John Madden, who called it a lack of respect for the...
Via Awful Announcing
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Will Ferrell defends MLB stunt without ripping into John Madden

When actor Will Ferrell took to the field for 10 MLB teams in five games in one day, he struck out as an athlete but hit a home run for charity and public awareness. He raised an estimated $1 million for Cancer for College and Stand Up to Cancer.  The March 12 tour de force also raised the hackles of Hall of Fame NFL coach and football analyst John Madden. Though it had no effect...
Via Fox Sports
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Will Ferrell Responds To John Madden’s Spring Training Criticism (Video)

Will Ferrell made a lot of people happy with his spring training stunt, but John Madden was certainly not one of them. The actor suited up for 10 different teams and played in five separate Cactus League games earlier this month, raising nearly $1 million for cancer research during the highly entertaining day. But Madden didn’t find Ferrell’s time on the diamond so funny. The...
Via NESN.com
3 days ago  |  Discuss

John Madden blasts Will Ferrell for playing in MLB spring training games

When Will Ferrell took the field for ten teams during an MLB spring training day stunt which benefited cancer research, most people found it to be a harmless diversion from what are normally considered warmup games. Not so Hall of Fame NFL coach and legendary broadcaster John Madden who thought the actor should keep his sports comedy on screen and off the diamond. ...
Via The Other Paper
16 days ago  |  Discuss

John Madden: Will Ferrell's 9 positions stunt shows a lack of respect for pro baseball players

We tweeted yesterday, "Will Ferrell will play 9 positions in 1 day. People give 2 ***** about Will Ferrell playing 9 positions in 1 day?" and "This Will Ferrell nonsense is utterly ridiculous MLB ********."Legendary coach John Madden? Madden called in to KCBS Morning Newswatch right before Ferrell took the field with 10 MLB teams in Arizona yesterday ... and essentially said the...
Via Bob's Blitz
18 days ago  |  Discuss

John Madden on Will Ferrell's day as MLB player: 'I hate it'

One person who was not a fan of actor Will Ferrell playing in five spring training in one day is NFL Hall of Famer John Madden. The legendary coach/analyst appeared on San Francisco's KCBS morning show and blasted Ferrell, who played for 10 different teams on Thursday. "I hate it," Madden said, before adding, "That's a lack of respect. That's a lack of respect for the game and a...
Via Fox Sports
18 days ago  |  Discuss

John Madden Thinks Will Ferrell Disrespected The Game of Baseball During Spring Training Tour

Well, you had to know this was coming, right? There’s always one miserable Madden to ruin the party. Former NFL head coach and broadcasting legend John Madden apparently was not a big fan of Will Ferrell’s tour around the Cactus League yesterday, in which he played all nine positions for 10 different teams in five games throughout Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
Via Next Impulse Sports
18 days ago  |  Discuss

John Madden Is Looking Good

  John Madden turns 79 in April, but your NFL hero is still getting out and about. Madden sightings are rare so Krista got lucky Sunday locking bodies with the big guy who quietly goes about his business in California. His business includes a 38-room hotel in Pleasanton, CA, two other hotels, a vineyard and real estate in the area, according to a November interview with USA Today...
Via Busted Coverage
February 23, 2015  |  Discuss

John Madden thinks kids start playing football with helmets too young

The NFL Network may have gotten more than it bargained for when it included John Madden in a panel discussion about safety in youth football. Melissa Stark has been hosting a five-part series touting the Heads Up Football program, which has been given a five-year, $45 million grant by the NFL to help promote safety within the game by educating coaches, players and parents. The final...
Via Fox Sports West
August 05, 2014  |  Discuss
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