Posts Tagged ‘ratings’
  • Top rated corners in Madden NFL 17
    Posted July 28th, 2016 at 10:00 am 8 Comments »
    Four of the five corners at the top of the rankings for Madden NFL 17 return to their spots from where they finished up last season. Josh Norman is the highest rated cornerback in the game, a position he rose to over the course of Madden NFL 16 where he initially began tied for 26th and then earned 10 Overall Rating points over the course of the year while other premier CBs slid downwards. One of those, Darrelle Revis, returns to the top five after he fell out of it last season and he passed...
  • Top rated defensive ends in Madden NFL 17
    Posted July 27th, 2016 at 9:00 am 7 Comments »
    Any concerns about availability or effectiveness following back surgery won't affect J.J. Watt to start Madden NFL 17 as he's now the second player along with Rob Gronkowski to get a 99 Overall Rating. The big move made at defensive end is with Olivier Vernon who has jumped several players in order to stake a claim to a spot in the top five and in the process has knocked Michael Bennett out of the group. #5 Olivier Vernon - 91 Overall T-#4 Mike Daniels - 92 Overall T-#4 Brandon Graham -...
  • Top rated tight ends in Madden NFL 17
    Posted July 26th, 2016 at 12:00 pm 11 Comments »
    Rob Gronkowski is the cover athlete for Madden NFL 17 and he's also now the first player to receive the coveted 99 Overall Rating for the game. Most of the defense has yet to be revealed however, and he'll likely be joined by a few from that side of the ball. #5 Jimmy Graham - 89 Overall #4 Tyler Eifert - 90 Overall (more…)...
  • Top rated defensive tackles and offensive linemen in Madden NFL 17
    Posted July 25th, 2016 at 9:30 am 2 Comments »
    The latest ratings to be revealed for Madden NFL 17 are for the offensive line and the interior of the defensive line. So far the trend with the ratings has been that despite actual attributes either staying the same or rising from the conclusion of last season their Overall numbers have gone down and that continues at these positions. While the players making up the top 5 at DT are the same finished off Madden 16 there's one new member of the top 10 on the OL. #5 Kawann Short - 92 Ove...
  • The top wide receivers in Madden NFL 17
    Posted July 23rd, 2016 at 11:15 am 5 Comments »
    Wide receiver is the latest position to have the top five players revealed for Madden NFL 17 along with some of their key ratings. The retirement of Calvin Johnson opened up a spot for Odell Beckham Jr. to claim but the other four return with the rankings they finished off with last season and with a few increases made to specific attributes. T-#3 DeAndre Hopkins -  93 Overall T-#3 A.J. Green - 93 Overall T-#3 Odell Beckham Jr. - 93 Overall (more…)...
  • Last season’s best running backs remain at the top of the class for Madden NFL 17
    Posted July 22nd, 2016 at 9:45 am 6 Comments »
    EA Sports has revealed the top five running backs for Madden NFL 17, and with Marshawn Lynch retired it's the group that finished up Madden NFL 16 at the very top and they'll start the new game even in the exact same order. #5 Lamar Miller - 88 Overall #4 Jamaal Charles - 89 Overall (more…)...
  • Top rated quarterbacks in Madden NFL 17 come in slightly lower rated than last year
    Posted July 21st, 2016 at 10:30 am 11 Comments »
    EA Sports today revealed the top five rated QBs in Madden NFL 17. Four players return to the group from where they finished last season. Carson Palmer is no longer in the top of the class with Russell Wilson edging his way in. #5 Russell Wilson - 91 Overall #4 Ben Roethlisberger - 93 Overall  (more…)...
  • Top rated rookies in Madden NFL 17; ratings scale looks to have stayed the same
    Posted July 20th, 2016 at 2:00 pm 13 Comments »
    With the rollout of the player ratings for Madden NFL 17 now underway EA Sports began today with a look at the highest rated rookies. #10 Hunter Henry, TE, Chargers (Rd 2, Pick 4) 78 Overall #9 DeForest Buckner, DE, 49ers (Rd 1, Pick 7) 78 Overall #8 Corey Coleman, WR, Browns (Rd 1, Pick 15) 78 Overall  (more…)...