The NFL Pro Bowl will be hosted in Madden this season

Last month, the National Football League announced it would cancel the 2021 Pro Bowl game — news that went largely unnoticed, since very few football fans care about it. But today, first reported by CNBC, the NFL announced it will resurrect the Pro Bowl as a weeklong digital event with players competing in EA’s Madden…Continue Reading

Madden 21’s Creepy Colin Kaepernick Coercion

Then-San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick after a game at Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum in 2016. (Robert Hanashiro/USA TODAY Sports) The video game’s over-the-top celebration of Kaepernick is not only ham-fisted, but downright creepy. Madden NFL 21, this year’s iteration of the only major football video game in the world, has an average Google user…Continue Reading

Madden NFL 21 Drops New Trailer Starring Lamar Jackson and ‘The Spokesplayer’

Nick Wass/Associated PressEA Sports dropped a new gameplay trailer for Madden NFL 21 on Wednesday, which also included the debut of “The Spokesplayer.” Played by actor and comedian “King” Keraun Harris, the Spokesplayer is described in a press release as a “man who’s stepping into the spotlight and speaking up for the next generation of Madden…Continue Reading

The Ratings Madden NFL 21 Got Wrong

Don Wright/Associated PressIn advance of the game’s late-August release, the player ratings for Madden NFL 21 have been released, and there’s naturally plenty of buzz and dismay regarding the results.Which ratings missed the mark the most? Here’s a rundown of 12 that the folks behind Madden got wrong. Houston Texans edge J.J. Watt: 98Watt recorded an impressive…Continue Reading

Madden 21

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