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Offline Zero2Cool  
#31 Posted : Saturday, April 14, 2012 7:03:58 PM(UTC)
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Originally Posted by: zombieslayer Go to Quoted Post
Well, it appears Levens escaped the Madden Curse then. Yes, he had a BETTER year after being on the cover of Madden. He's one of the few lucky ones.


1997 was his best season, so why did he make the 2000 cover? Madden 2000 came out for the 1999 season, which means he did something special in the 1998 season. Why Dorsey Levens get the cover after a 378 yard season with one touchdown? Started four games, played in seven. I don't get it. Did he have pictures of John Madden with Monica Lewinsky?


Originally Posted by: zombieslayer Go to Quoted Post
I don't even own a videogame console, but if I understand correctly, Madden is inaccurate as it's one year ahead.


still not sure why you owning a console or not merits mention, unless you're trying to say you're better than those whom do? hey this just in, I don't own a truck!! Whistle
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Offline Toddy  
#32 Posted : Saturday, April 14, 2012 8:05:28 PM(UTC)
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Originally Posted by: Zero2Cool Go to Quoted Post
1997 was his best season, so why did he make the 2000 cover? Madden 2000 came out for the 1999 season, which means he did something special in the 1998 season. Why Dorsey Levens get the cover after a 378 yard season with one touchdown? Started four games, played in seven. I don't get it. Did he have pictures of John Madden with Monica Lewinsky?


Green Bay had the best team overall rating in the game. They wanted the cover athlete to be an offensive starter from the best team. That narrowed it down to Brett Favre, Antonio Freeman and Dorsey Levens. For whatever reason they landed on Levens. Favre and Freeman may have turned down the offer, who knows? Anyway, that's my best guess why Levens was on there after a poor season.
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#33 Posted : Sunday, April 15, 2012 5:35:35 AM(UTC)
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Originally Posted by: zombieslayer Go to Quoted Post
You are evil! Asshole


Oops.....my bad Big Grin


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#34 Posted : Sunday, April 15, 2012 9:34:10 AM(UTC)
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Well done, VR! I've been voting for A-Rod myself.
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Offline Zero2Cool  
#35 Posted : Sunday, April 15, 2012 11:01:39 AM(UTC)
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Originally Posted by: vikesrule Go to Quoted Post
Oops.....my bad Big Grin



Figured you'd vote for a Packers player. So, is it now that you wish for me to change your name from 'vikesrule' to 'packersrule'?
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Offline Cheesey  
#36 Posted : Monday, April 16, 2012 8:18:20 AM(UTC)
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Originally Posted by: Zero2Cool Go to Quoted Post
Figured you'd vote for a Packers player. So, is it now that you wish for me to change your name from 'vikesrule' to 'packersrule'?


(He's a closet Packer fan anyway!)Big Grin
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Offline Zero2Cool  
#37 Posted : Wednesday, April 18, 2012 7:52:34 AM(UTC)
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Calvin Johnson vs. Cam Newton for Madden cover


dammit! I wanted Aaron Rodgers on it ... imagine Aaron Rodgers with that chip on his shoulder to prove the curse wrong? Plus, I wanted to buy a copy of Madden with him on it. Maybe next year after another MVP season and Super Bowl MVP
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#38 Posted : Wednesday, April 18, 2012 1:44:29 PM(UTC)
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As I said from the start of it all Cam Newton will be on it, he has the flare and personality to be on the cover. Sorry to say but people put Rodgers in the Brady and Manning class which means they lose popularity because they are hated by other teams fans.
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#39 Posted : Wednesday, April 18, 2012 2:03:35 PM(UTC)
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hell ya. sorry aaron, but it's for the best.
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#40 Posted : Wednesday, April 18, 2012 2:11:27 PM(UTC)
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Originally Posted by: dhazer Go to Quoted Post
As I said from the start of it all Cam Newton will be on it, he has the flare and personality to be on the cover. Sorry to say but people put Rodgers in the Brady and Manning class which means they lose popularity because they are hated by other teams fans.


Surely it couldn't have been a plethora of Packers fans voting for Calvin Johnson ... nah ... it has to be the notion that folks put Aaron Rodgers with Tom Brady and Peyton Manning and everyone hates them, thus, Aaron Rodgers received less votes.

As I said from the start of it all ...
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Offline Zero2Cool  
#41 Posted : Wednesday, April 18, 2012 2:13:51 PM(UTC)
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Originally Posted by: Toddy Go to Quoted Post
Aaron Rodgers himself, "I don't like losing and I don't believe in the curse". He wants Packers fans to vote for him, so let's do it



@AaronRodgers12 wrote:
Thanks to all our packer fans that voted for and against me in the madden voting! Happy Wednesday! #Curseavoided #go bucks


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Offline Toddy  
#42 Posted : Wednesday, April 18, 2012 2:30:44 PM(UTC)
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He's changed his tune in the space of 12 months then, my quote was from last year..
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#43 Posted : Wednesday, April 18, 2012 6:56:35 PM(UTC)
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Originally Posted by: Toddy Go to Quoted Post
He's changed his tune in the space of 12 months then, my quote was from last year..


so ... its okay to use a year old quote oh nevermind ... the funny is just too much with this ;)



I don't think Aaron Rodgers cares about losing out on the Madden cover all that much.
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#44 Posted : Wednesday, April 25, 2012 2:56:16 PM(UTC)
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Megatron wins the cover
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#45 Posted : Wednesday, April 25, 2012 3:33:30 PM(UTC)
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Originally Posted by: dhazer Go to Quoted Post
Megatron wins the cover


Awesome! Applause

Best news I've heard all day.

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