New Madden NFL 19 game allows players to realistically kneel during the National Anthem
REDWOOD CITY, Calif. — The next iteration of the Madden NFL game franchise will allow players to stand, sit, or kneel during the National Anthem before they take the field, sources confirmed today.
"National Anthem story mode" is the latest addition to Electronic Arts' upcoming Madden NFL 19 franchise, following the success of Madden 18's "Longshot" mode, which allowed gamers to play the story of an NFL prospect on his road to the draft or a terrible career and failing marriage.
Developers confirmed that before kickoff in Madden 19, gamers in franchise mode can tell their players whether they should sit, stand, or kneel during the anthem. Franchise owners can also decide whether to be even more patriotic by accepting hundreds of thousands of dollars from the Pentagon for tributes to soldiers deployed to wherever the hell they are fighting now.
Madden's updated franchise mode also features a live feed of Twitter activity from President Trump, which awards points to owners for doing whatev…
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