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    On the cover of Madden 09 is...

    Brett Favre. WORD.

    Madden NFL 09 : EA Sports



    That's certainly one way to avoid the "Madden Curse"


    I believed in Gene Chizik and all I got was this lousy limited-edition commemorative coin.

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    Re: On the cover of Madden 09 is...

    Well, he's screwed. The Madden Curse never fails!


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    Re: On the cover of Madden 09 is...

    I was hoping they would use something like this with that picture:



    P.S. The guy isn't even playing in 2009....



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    Re: On the cover of Madden 09 is...

    well this is a smart move...now people won't be able to talk about the jinx. unless he happens to unretire



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    Re: On the cover of Madden 09 is...

    I like. Very smart move by EA Sports.



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    Re: On the cover of Madden 09 is...

    Now all the Favre fans will have a collector's item.

    Smart move indeed by EA sports.



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    Re: On the cover of Madden 09 is...

    THE JINX LIVES ON!!! Once Favre heard he would be on the cover it forced him to retire!!!



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    Re: On the cover of Madden 09 is...

    More proof that John Madden has a huge crush on Favre. Note I did not say man-crush, this is more like a junior high type crush.



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    Re: On the cover of Madden 09 is...

    More proof that John Madden has a huge crush on Favre. Note I did not say man-crush, this is more like a junior high type crush.
    I'm not sure that Madden has much to do with the game anymore. He lends his name to it, and that's about it. Shoot, he doesn't even do commentary in the game anymore.

    That being said, he does have a total crush on Favre. It's pretty sickening.


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    Re: On the cover of Madden 09 is...

    yearrruh.. if ah... you ahh... like me Brett Fahhrve.. check the box marked erhahh... yes or no. Heeh hehh eehh, it's like a quiz but not! Hehh heah!


    I believed in Gene Chizik and all I got was this lousy limited-edition commemorative coin.

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    Re: On the cover of Madden 09 is...

    it will be so weird not seeing favre on that game though... but now i can put sage on the packers and use him


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    Re: On the cover of Madden 09 is...

    I love brett favre and really respect him, but listening to madden talk about him is unbearable. bretts done some amazing things and had a great career but he is not even in the top 5 best QB's of all time, but john madden would make it sound like he is/was the best player ever.

    it is kinda interesting to put a non-active player on the cover as a kind of slap in the face of the believers of the madden curse.


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    Re: On the cover of Madden 09 is...

    Brett will be back. He will be like Vinny.


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