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History of Madden

Madden NFL 2001

Madden's debut on the PlayStation 2 brought the series into a new era of relevance.

Madden NFL 2001's amazing graphics made the game one of the highlights of the PS2's North American launch lineup

EA put Eddie George front-and-center on the cover, making Madden the new Wheaties box.