Fans have the chance to make Green Bay Packers running back Eddie Lacy a cover star.
Or, those who believe in the “Madden Curse” might want to make sure he doesn’t land on the cover.
Lacy is one of 16 finalists to grace the cover of Madden NFL 15. It’s the latest honor for Lacy, who was named NFL Offensive Rookie of the Year by the Associated Press after the 2013 season, when he rushed for more than 1,100 yards and 11 touchdowns.
The other finalists are:
- Cam Newton, QB, Carolina Panthers
- Jimmy Graham, TE, New Orleans Saints
- A.J. Green, WR, Cincinnati Bengals
- Luke Kuechly, LB, Carolina Panthers
- Antonio Brown, WR, Pittsburgh Steelers
- LeSean McCoy, RB, Philadelphia Eagles
- Andrew Luck, QB, Indianapolis Colts
- Colin Kaepernick, QB, San Francisco 49ers
- T.Y. Hilton, WR, Indianapolis Colts
- Alshon Jeffery, WR, Chicago Bears
- Jamaal Charles, RB, Kansas City Chiefs
- Richard Sherman, CB, Seattle Seahawks
- Alfred Morris, RB, Washington Redskins
- Demaryius Thomas, WR, Denver Broncos
- Nick Foles, QB, Philadelphia Eagles
The latest version of EA Sports’ popular football game hits stores Aug. 26. It will be available for Xbox One, PlayStation 4, Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3.