EA SPORTS, ESPN.com andÂ SportsNationÂ are once again giving fans an opportunity to make their voices heard inÂ Madden NFL 12Â leading up to the gameâ€™s release on August 30.Â At the stroke of midnight on Monday, August 22, fans will be able to log ontoÂ ESPN.comÂ to vote for the five athletes that will be bestowed the coveted 100 rating in five distinctÂ Madden NFL 12Â categories in a campaign entitledÂ Club 100.
Each day from August 22-26,Â SportsNation.comÂ will unveil a new skill category to vote amongst five candidates, each of which is highly debatable among NFL fans and Madden players. The categories include: Throw Accuracy, Elusiveness, Hit Power, Spectacular Catch and Speed.Â The winning athlete in each category will be announced onÂ SportsNationÂ on Friday, August 26 and their 100 rating will be added toÂ Madden NFL 12Â via a downloadable roster update during the opening week of the NFL regular season.
The schedule of categories and the five athletes in the running for each are as follows:
|Mon, Aug 22||Throw Accuracy||Tom BradyDrew Brees
|Tue, Aug 23||Elusiveness||Jamaal CharlesLeSean McCoy
|Wed, Aug 24||Hit Power||James HarrisonRay Lewis
|Thu, Aug 25||Spectacular Catch||Dez BryantBraylon Edwards
|Fri, Aug 26||Speed||Jamaal CharlesJacoby Ford
Madden NFL 12Â continues the rich tradition of the storied franchise by bringing fans closer to the NFL than ever before, featuring all 32 teams, stadiums, and your favorite players in the league.Â Â Madden NFL 12Â transforms on-field action and core gameplay modes, driving innovation in six key areas: Playbooks and Gameplay; Presentation; Franchise and Superstar modes; Dynamic Player Performance; Madden Ultimate Team; and Online Communities.Â Whether battling your rivals on the couch or online, leading your favorite team to the Super Bowl in Franchise mode, or building the ultimate dream team in Madden Ultimate Team,Â Madden NFL 12Â isÂ TrueÂ to the NFL,Â TrueÂ to the Franchise,Â TrueÂ to the Game.
Madden NFL 12Â will be available August 30 on the Xbox 360.