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Tom Brady Chosen For ‘Madden NFL 18’ Cover: Will He Be The Next Victim Of ‘The Curse?’

Maybe. If there’s anyone who can buck the “Madden Curse,” it’s Tom Brady. The 39-year-old New England Patriots quarterback has five Super Bowl rings, a dozen Pro Bowl appearances and more NFL records than fans can count. Yet, he’s never been on the cover of a Madden vid...

10 Best Players That Haven't Been The Madden Cover Athlete

On Friday, EA Sports announced Tom Brady as the new cover athlete for Madden 18. Brady was one of the last great active players that hadn't received the honor. He had appeared on 989 Sports' NFL Gameday 2003 for the original PlayStation, but never on the iconic EA Sports series. ...

Ranking the Madden cover seasons

9:45 AM ETKevin SeifertNFL Nation CloseESPN.com national NFL writer ESPN.com NFC North reporter, 2008-2013 Covered Vikings for Minneapolis Star Tribune, 1999-2008You see "Madden cover" and think "curse." I get it. Look no further than what happened last year to New England Patrio...

Tom Brady snags cover of 'Madden NFL 18'

USA TODAY 10:00 a.m. ET May 12, 2017 New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady appears on the cover of 'Madden NFL 18.' (Photo: Electronic Arts)The New England Patriots' dominance in pro football is extending to video games, too.On Friday, Electronic Ar...

'Madden NFL 18' finds its next 'Madden Curse' victim: Tom Brady

Tom Brady's 2017/2018 season is doomed, and New England Patriots have EA Sports to thank for that. The infuriatingly talented quarterback — full disclosure: I am a Giants fan, and therefore hat...

Why Tom Brady is the perfect Madden NFL 18 cover man

Tom Brady already is the GOAT of the NFL. He just got a little greater in eSports as the cover athlete for Madden NFL 18. For the first time in his illustrious career, fresh off his fifth Su...

Tom Brady graces Madden 18 cover, doesn’t believe in curses

One would think that Patriots quarterback Tom Brady would be at least a little bit wary of appearing on the cover of the next Madden video game. He’s not exactly a rookie at 39 years old and, e...

Turning the page

FAYETTEVILLE -- Rawleigh Williams announced the end of his college football career in a poignant message to Arkansas football fans. Williams, an All-SEC junior tailback for the University of Ark...

NFL teams are at it again on Star Wars Day

In case you’ve been living in a galaxy far, far away and are unaware, it’s May the 4th, also known as Star Wars Day. You see, May the 4th sounds like “May the Force,” which opens things u...

Titans QB Marcus Mariota is right on track in rehabbing from a broken leg

Tennessee Titans quarterback Marcus Mariota had a breakout 2016 season, but when it ended with a broken right fibula in Week 16, there was some concern about how the injury would affect his prepa...

Titans' Marcus Mariota a 'week or two' away from running

Marcus Mariota is on the verge of getting his stride back. The Titans' third-year quarterback discussed his offseason rehabilitation and the progress he's made since breaking his leg at the end...