From the long history of cover athletes for the Madden NFL series, almost all them have been offensive players. Running backs and Madden 22 coins quarterbacks are the most widespread, with a few wide receivers mixed in. That does not indicate that a big time defensive star has never made an appearance. It's just incredibly infrequent. In fact, since 2000, only three defensive players have made the cover of the match. Ray Lewis, Troy Polamalu (who shared the cover with Larry Fitzgerald) and Richard Sherman. The then-Seattle Seahawk Richard Sherman has been the most recent of the trio.Leading the way is the Cowboys' Elliott, as the star halfback gets 97 Break Tackle, 97 Acceleration, 96 Carrying, 96 Speed, and 95 Agility scores. It makes for Zeke's greatest card because his 95 OVR Team Standouts item released several months ago.

Joining him here's cornerback Shaquil Griffin, who is presently a member of the Jacksonville Jaguars. A 98 Zone Cover is a part of the card as well as 97 ratings for both Speed and Acceleration.

On Saturday, three new Madden 21 Ultimate Team participant cards came in the game for Ultimate Legends. All three players have 99 overall ratings with updated characteristics, giving some serious boosts at their respective positions.

With 2021 Hall of Fame inductee Calvin Johnson, players can add a stellar Deep Threat wide receiver to their rosters. His 96 Catching and 95 Catch in Traffic will be welcome additions to the receiving set on many rosters in MUT.

Ed Reed's brand new card comprises 99s for both Zone Coverage and Play Recognition along with 97 features for Speed and Acceleration. For Seymour, gamers can add a right end that cheap Mut 22 coins boasts 99 Tackling, 99 Block Shed, 98 Strength, and 98 Power Moves.