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  • The Line Drive for December 8
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    Posted December 8th, 2019 at 10:15 am No Comments »
    The Line Drive is a weekly collection of news, links, deal alerts, and updates that didn’t necessarily warrant their own postings. ♦All the ratings changes made in a new roster update out for NBA 2K20. ♦Details on the changes made to Salary Cap mode with update for Madden NFL 20. ♦Details on the latest patch with numerous adjustments made for FIFA 20. ♦Details on the latest patch with gameplay changes and more out now for NHL 20. ♦For some reason Snoop Dogg has been added as a...
  • The Line Drive for December 1
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    Posted December 1st, 2019 at 6:30 pm No Comments »
    The Line Drive is a weekly collection of news, links, deal alerts, and updates that didn’t necessarily warrant their own postings. ♦Many of the Black Friday deals remain available and through Cyber Monday. ♦House Rules have been introduced to Superstar KO mode in Madden NFL 20. ♦Michael Thomas reaches edge of 99 in new roster update for Madden NFL 20. ♦Details on the new Blitz Program for Ultimate Team in Madden NFL 20. ♦Details on latest patch with gameplay and other adjustme...
  • The Line Drive for November 24
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    Posted November 24th, 2019 at 6:00 pm No Comments »
    The Line Drive is a weekly collection of news, links, deal alerts, and updates that didn’t necessarily warrant their own postings. ♦Most of this year’s sports games will be found for $20-$30 on 11/29 Black Friday. ♦PlayStation Store already has PS4 digital deals with big discounts available now. ♦Look for a full post on all the gaming and top tech deals to go up on Wednesday. ♦The Game Awards revealed a very strange group of nominees for Best Sports Game. ♦Full list of all t...
  • The Line Drive for November 17
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    Posted November 17th, 2019 at 10:30 am No Comments »
    The Line Drive is a weekly collection of news, links, deal alerts, and updates that didn’t necessarily warrant their own postings. ♦EA has retroactively disqualified participants w/ felonies from Madden competition. ♦This comes in response to one of the winners having been found to be a sex offender. ♦Once again very limited and vague details on another patch out for NBA 2K20. ♦PES 2020 is on sale down to just $30 on PS4 for PlayStation Plus subscribers. ♦Amazon has deal on ...
  • Press Row Podcast: Top 5 Sports Video Games of the Decade
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    Posted November 15th, 2019 at 10:45 am No Comments »
    It's a big extended episode of the Press Row Podcast as panelists count down their top five sports games of the decade (released 2010-2019). What games from the big franchises made it onto their lists and what others managed to join them there? Whether it's due to how memorable they were, the influence they had on the genre or their continued relevance even to this day, these are the games that defined the decade. Check out the podcast through Apple Podcasts for iOS, on Android with th...
  • The Line Drive for November 10
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    Posted November 10th, 2019 at 5:00 pm No Comments »
    The Line Drive is a weekly collection of news, links, deal alerts, and updates that didn’t necessarily warrant their own postings. ♦Latest embarrassment for EA is letting a sex offender in to win a Madden 20 tournament. ♦Details on the roster update with ratings changes just released for Madden NFL 20. ♦Online Franchise has apparently opened back up for most players in Madden NFL 20. ♦Full list of ratings changes made in the first in-season roster update for NBA 2K20. ♦Detail...
  • The Line Drive for November 3
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    Posted November 3rd, 2019 at 1:30 pm No Comments »
    The Line Drive is a weekly collection of news, links, deal alerts, and updates that didn’t necessarily warrant their own postings. ♦The door has been opened for NCAA Football to finally return in the next 3-5 years. ♦Many questions remain however making it not a sure thing that it'll happen smoothly. ♦Reminder of just one more day for PS+ subscribers to grab MLB The Show 19 for free. ♦Details on the latest patch adjusting gameplay and more out now for FIFA 20. ♦New kits have ...
  • Press Row Podcast: Life for NCAA but none for NBA Live
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    Posted October 30th, 2019 at 8:00 am No Comments »
    Two huge news stories have dropped as the NCAA appears ready to open up to college athletes profiting off their likenesses and NBA Live 20 has predictably been canceled. The the ramifications of both are discussed on a brand new Press Row Podcast. Why does the NCAA news make it more likely that EA Sports brings back NCAA Football video game and when could that happen? Why has NBA Live been canceled for the 4th time in 9 years and does it have any chance of success releasing on the next gene...