Originally posted on NESN.com  |  Last updated 7/29/13
The Madden NFL Franchise is celebrating its 25th anniversary this year, and to commemorate the occasion, the man himself – John Madden — will be coaching the All-25 team, an exclusive group of the greatest football legends of all time. The roster for the newest Madden video game will be released throughout the next two weeks, starting with the running back and full back positions on Tuesday. The last names announced will be the team’s two defensive tackles on Aug. 10. The man on the sidelines is not a mystery, however, and to kick off the anniversary edition of the game, EA Sports has created a profile of the legendary coach, as well as a sneak peek of the game. Check out the video below. Filed under: Headlines, NESN Staff, NFL

This article first appeared on NESN.com and was syndicated with permission.

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