Madden NFL 16 Confirmed for PS4 & PS3, Cover Athlete Candidates Revealed

When Madden NFL 16 launches on August 25, it will be available for the PlayStation 4, PlayStation 3, Xbox One, and Xbox 360, EA confirmed today.

To go along with this news, EA also revealed the four athletes competing to be the Madden NFL 16 cover athlete:

  • Odell Beckham Jr., New York Giants WR
  • Antonio Brown, Pittsburgh Steelers WR
  • Rob Gronkowski, New England Patriots TE
  • Patrick Peterson, Arizona Cardinals CB

Voting began earlier today at 8am PT/11am ET and will take place in two rounds: “First, players will choose between four of the NFL’s best playmakers by playing Madden NFL games. Then the two highest vote-getters will go head-to-head in the finals on May 13 on”

In order to vote, you’ll need to log in to Madden NFL Mobile, receiving a Vote Collectible each day. You can also cast votes by completing four daily Live Events (one Live Event every six hours).

If you own Madden NFL 15 on console, here’s how you can vote:

Console players will receive one Cover Vote Collectible the first time they log in to Madden Ultimate Team (MUT) during the week. This and other Cover Vote Collectibles can be used to complete Cover Vote Sets. There is one Set for each of the four semifinalists.

Who would you like to see grace the cover of Madden NFL 16?

[Source: EA Sports, Game Informer]