John Madden on Raiders coach Jack Del Rio

FILE - In this Jan. 4, 1976, file photo, Oakland Raiders quarterback Ken Stabler rubs his hands to warm them as he talks to Raiders coach John Madden on the sideline during the NFL football AFC championship game in Pittsburgh. Stabler, who led the Raiders to a Super Bowl victory and was the NFL's Most Valuable Player in 1974, has died as a result of complications from colon cancer. He was 69. His family announced his death on Stabler's Facebook page on Thursday, July 9, 2015. (AP Photo/File)

(KRON) Hall of Fame coach and broadcaster John Madden is back in the public spotlight.

Madden, who has battle health issues including open heart surgery in recent years, looks good and sounds like the old Madden in a tweet posted by the Raiders on Wednesday.

Madden coached the Oakland Raiders from 1969-78, leading his team to a Super Bowl victory after the 1976 season. He became a household name after retiring and becoming a broadcaster.




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