Although the Madden NFL 25 Cover Vote doesn’t begin until next week, the folks at EA Sports are giving fans a chance to get in on the action a little early.
This year fans will be able to choose from 64 different players. Each team will have two candidates: a current hero and an old-school legend. To kick off the event, EA Sports and ESPN’s SportsNation have joined forces for a “play-in” vote on Twitter.
The match-up currently on the docket is between Hall of Fame wide receivers Jerry Rice and Cris Carter. Interested parties should take a look at the tweet embedded below to determine how to cast the proper vote. Be sure to follow the instructions carefully.
— EA SPORTS Madden NFL (@EAMaddenNFL) March 5, 2013
The Madden NFL 25 Cover Vote will get underway next Monday (March 11). SportNation’s kick-off show will air on ESPN 2 at 4 pm EST. Once the official bracket has been announced, interested parties can vote for their favorite player by paying a visit to the ESPN website.
The latest installment of the long-running football video game franchise will hit retail shelves on August 27. Will you participate in this year’s Madden NFL Cover Vote? Who will you vote for between Jerry Rice and Cris Carter?