With the exclusive video game license of the NFL and PLAYERS INC,Madden NFL 07 continues to be the number one football franchise in history. In its seventeenth installment, control the running game like never before. For the first time ever, step up as the lead blocker to create a hole, and then take control of the tailback and smash through, overpower, or slash away from would-be tacklers as you fight for every yard.
Innovative rushing controls give you a game-breaking ground attack featuring all-new jukes, cutbacks, and the distinct running styles of your favorite backs. Between the tackles or in the open field, run to daylight withMadden NFL 07.
- Lead blocker control: Throw the perfect block and create a running lane with all-new lead blocking control, and then take command of the tailback and rip off a big gain.
- All-new Highlight Stick: Run like the players run and bust out player-specific running styles matching those of real NFL players(smaller backs slash to break tackles, while bigger runners bowl over defenders in the open field). Use all-new jukes, cutbacks, and power moves.
- Franchise mode: Scout collegiate prospects with the all-new NFL Draft Scouting System and the College All-Star Game, or watch players around the NFL impact their teams with the new Franchise Player Roles feature.
- Team-specific defensive playbooks: For the first time, use actual plays from your favorite team's defensive playbook to shut down the running game, pressure the quarterback, or force key turnovers.
- Online play: Climb the leaderboard as you take on your biggest rivals from coast-to-coast in Play Now or Session Match games.
- Mini-camp: Create a player, then build up his attributes by running him through skill-based, combine-type mini-games. In the off-season use mini-camps to condition players or rehab injuries to get back on the field faster.
- Madden Gamer level: Track your career accomplishments in Franchise Mode to earn Madden Gamer Points, and then wager your rewards against the computer or against live online opponents to reach the ultimate reward—the NFL Hall of Fame.
- Replay Challenge: Throw the red flag and challenge any play. Overturned calls or plays that stand have a huge effect on the outcome of every game.