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John Madden brings the best football back with updated stats and players, bigger than ever! All 32 NFL teams including the expansion Houston Texans. Hard to believe but they make many improvements on the previous version. There are new player faces and on-field animations and expanded motion capture. EA Sports added a new game within the game called Two Minute Drill.

The controls are basically the same with Easy Play using simplified controls and Normal Play with the full features encompassing nearly everything one could do on the real gridiron. You can create a player or a whole team. Trade players and manage teams through out the season.


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Alternate Titles

  • "Madden 2002" -- Common title

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Critic Reviews PlayStation 2 Oct 23, 2001 93 out of 100 93 PlayStation 2 Dec 04, 2001 91 out of 100 91
Game Freaks 365 GameCube Sep, 2001 9 out of 10 90
GameZone Xbox Nov 26, 2001 9 out of 10 90
Game Freaks 365 Xbox Apr 18, 2003 9 out of 10 90
GameZone GameCube Dec 03, 2001 8.9 out of 10 89
IGN GameCube Nov 16, 2001 8.7 out of 10 87
Gaming Age PlayStation 2 Nov 29, 2001 B+ 83
The Video Game Critic PlayStation 2 May 17, 2002 B+ 83
GameSpy Xbox Nov 15, 2001 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80


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EA cover curse

Daunte Culpepper fell victim to the EA cover curse with a knee injury that sidelined him for 5 games in 2001 and a league high 23 interceptions in 2002.


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    • 2001 – Xbox Game of the Year

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