Page 1 of 5 12345 LastLast
Results 1 to 15 of 63
  1. #1
    All-Star
    Points: 29,691, Level: 52
    Level completed: 95%, Points required for next Level: 59
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points
    Clone96's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2006
    Location
    Parts Unknown
    Posts
    1,337
    Points
    29,691
    Level
    52
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 113
    Given: 5

    Welp, No more EA NCAA Football games...

    Didn't see this posted yet...Press Release - NCAA.org

    Hedging their bets in the Ed O'Bannon lawsuit.

    Edit: There will be an EA College Football game next year, but it's not going to be licensed by the NCAA (No school names, logos or mascots)


    Last edited by Clone96; 07-17-2013 at 02:37 PM.

  2. #2
    Starter
    Points: 15,298, Level: 37
    Level completed: 56%, Points required for next Level: 352
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran10000 Experience Points
    StratCY's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2011
    Location
    Austin, TX
    Posts
    659
    Points
    15,298
    Level
    37
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 301
    Given: 315

    Re: Welp, No more EA NCAA Football games...

    Well thats a bummer man



  3. #3
    Addict
    Points: 96,874, Level: 96
    Level completed: 92%, Points required for next Level: 176
    Overall activity: 13.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience PointsSocial
    dualthreat's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2008
    Posts
    8,394
    Points
    96,874
    Level
    96
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 916
    Given: 79

    Re: Welp, No more EA NCAA Football games...

    Make a roster update available and it's all good



  4. #4
    Addict
    Points: 156,932, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 4.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsSocialVeteran

    Join Date
    Dec 2010
    Posts
    7,563
    Points
    156,932
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1,362
    Given: 434

    Re: Welp, No more EA NCAA Football games...

    Quote Originally Posted by Clone96 View Post
    Didn't see this posted yet...Press Release - NCAA.org

    Hedging their bets in the Ed O'Bannon lawsuit.

    Edit: There will be an EA College Football game next year, but it's not going to be licensed by the NCAA (No school names, logos or mascots)
    Where did you hear this? Technically speaking each School has rights to their own trademark and brand so they can do whatever they damn well please.



  5. #5
    Asst. Regional Manager
    Points: 323,506, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 11.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    mj4cy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Location
    Ankeny
    Posts
    21,869
    Points
    323,506
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 3,467
    Given: 2,100

    Re: Welp, No more EA NCAA Football games...

    Yeah not gonna sell well.....I don't want to play some ficticious football game... I'll just stick to Madden.


    @RandomGeoFacts

  6. #6
    Speechless
    Points: 450,755, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 7.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    alarson's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Location
    Ankeny
    Posts
    23,891
    Points
    450,755
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 2,778
    Given: 1,581

    Re: Welp, No more EA NCAA Football games...

    Quote Originally Posted by Clone96 View Post
    Edit: There will be an EA College Football game next year, but it's not going to be licensed by the NCAA (No school names, logos or mascots)
    The NCAA says that all these things have been licensed from the individual schools, so it would seem you could still have a "college football" game with school names, logos, mascots, just no NCAA branding



  7. #7
    Addict
    Points: 129,121, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 4.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    aeroclone's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2006
    Posts
    6,925
    Points
    129,121
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 952
    Given: 279

    Re: Welp, No more EA NCAA Football games...

    Am I reading this wrong? It looks like this is just the NCAA pulling out. The schools are handled individually. Does anybody care if they remove any NCAA logos from the game? If the schools, stadiums, mascots, and fight songs are all still there, then game on.



  8. #8
    Addict
    Points: 156,932, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 4.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsSocialVeteran

    Join Date
    Dec 2010
    Posts
    7,563
    Points
    156,932
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1,362
    Given: 434

    Re: Welp, No more EA NCAA Football games...

    I just realized that we won't get an official NCAA game with the playoffs in it...



  9. #9
    Addict
    Points: 147,702, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 4.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsVeteranRecommendation Second Class

    Join Date
    Nov 2009
    Location
    Bondurant
    Posts
    8,498
    Points
    147,702
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 407
    Given: 233

    Re: Welp, No more EA NCAA Football games...

    Damper on my day.



  10. #10
    Speechless
    Points: 450,755, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 7.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    alarson's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Location
    Ankeny
    Posts
    23,891
    Points
    450,755
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 2,778
    Given: 1,581

    Re: Welp, No more EA NCAA Football games...

    Quote Originally Posted by aeroclone View Post
    Am I reading this wrong? It looks like this is just the NCAA pulling out. The schools are handled individually. Does anybody care if they remove any NCAA logos from the game? If the schools, stadiums, mascots, and fight songs are all still there, then game on.
    Exactly. The NCAA branding is pretty much irrelevant to football anyways.



  11. #11
    Asst. Regional Manager
    Points: 323,506, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 11.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    mj4cy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Location
    Ankeny
    Posts
    21,869
    Points
    323,506
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 3,467
    Given: 2,100

    Re: Welp, No more EA NCAA Football games...

    You could just call it EA sports college football or something like that...and use the schools that participate.


    @RandomGeoFacts

  12. #12
    Speechless
    Points: 709,730, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 22.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsVeteranOverdrive
    3TrueFans's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2009
    Location
    Ames
    Posts
    29,914
    Points
    709,730
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 8,118
    Given: 885

    Re: Welp, No more EA NCAA Football games...

    Time for Bill Walsh College Football 2015.




    Eyes closed, head first, can't lose.

  13. #13
    All-Star
    Points: 29,691, Level: 52
    Level completed: 95%, Points required for next Level: 59
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points
    Clone96's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2006
    Location
    Parts Unknown
    Posts
    1,337
    Points
    29,691
    Level
    52
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 113
    Given: 5

    Re: Welp, No more EA NCAA Football games...

    Quote Originally Posted by mj4cy View Post
    You could just call it EA sports college football or something like that...and use the schools that participate.
    The original EA Sports college football game was just like that. They didn't have the rights to the school names or logos so they just called them the city where they were located & gave them the school colors

    Bill Walsh College Football - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia



  14. #14
    Speechless
    Points: 777,046, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 61.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience PointsOverdrive
    CycloneRulzzz's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2008
    Location
    Nevada, IA
    Posts
    28,399
    Points
    777,046
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 9,880
    Given: 15,046

    Re: Welp, No more EA NCAA Football games...

    It all the years I've bought this game I never really seem the ncaa logo other than in the title. If that's all that goes away big whoop.


    Quote Originally Posted by BoxsterCy View Post
    Dude, you are Gameday Rulzzz and could probably post about anything.

  15. #15
    All-Star
    Points: 26,001, Level: 49
    Level completed: 46%, Points required for next Level: 549
    Overall activity: 4.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points
    ISUagger's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2012
    Location
    Ames
    Posts
    1,051
    Points
    26,001
    Level
    49
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 110
    Given: 28

    Re: Welp, No more EA NCAA Football games...

    As long as they can use the likeness of the teams, individuals can make their own rosters and share them. Still, I think this might start a chain reaction that ends the game. Not the final nail in the coffin by any means.



Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  
  • TV: TBA
  • Football Season Opener vs. UNI
  • September 3, 2016
  • 07:00 PM