Richard Sherman Wins Madden NFL 15 Cover Vote, New Gameplay Trailer Released
Posted by Jeffrey Harris on 06.07.2014
Sherman makes the cover...
EA Sports officially announced this week that Seattle Seahawks defensive back Richard Sherman won the Madden NFL 15 Cover vote. Sherman defeated Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton in the finals of the fan-based cover vote. EA also released a new gameplay video for Madden NFL 15, which you can watch in the player below.
According to EA Sports, over 10 million votes were cast over the course of the contest to determine who would make the cover of the game. There were approximately 650,000 votes per each match-up of the contest. Speaking on the announcement, EA Sports Vice President of Global Marketing Anthony Stevenson stated: "Richard Sherman is a fantastic cover athlete selection by the fans. Defense is a big focus for Madden NFL 15, and Sherman is one of the brightest defensive stars in the NFL. He shares the same energy and passion for the game as our ‘legion' of Madden fans."
Madden NFL 15 will be available on August 26 in North America and August 29 in the EU for the Xbox One, PS4, Xbox 360, and PS3.