The NFL offseason is bringing news at a fast and furious pace involving some of the biggest stars from the gridiron. Over just the past day, two major offensive forces in the league joined new teams. With one move, Le’Veon Bell chose to sign with the New York Jets, leaving behind the Pittsburgh Steelers. In another, the New York Giants executed a crazy deal to send receiver Odell Beckham Jr. to the Cleveland Browns. That trade was so crazy even Madden 19 rejected the Odell Beckham Jr. trade.
Madden 19 rejects the Odell Beckham Jr. trade
New York Giants fans were shocked to learn that their team officially traded away one of the best receivers in the game on Tuesday. The Giants dealt Odell Beckham Jr. to the Browns in a move that has other fans delighted, especially in Cleveland. In exchange, the Giants are getting Jabril Peppers, as well as 2019 first- and third-round picks. Fire up Madden 19 to see if it likes this trade better than that Khalil Mack trade it rejected.
— Robert Flores (@RoFlo) March 13, 2019
As seen in a tweet from MLB Network’s Robert Flores, Madden 19 rejected that Odell Beckham Jr. trade to the Browns. That said, gamers already know it doesn’t matter, as the rosters will automatically update to reflect the moves. It should be a matter of time before Madden’s Twitter posts a photo of OBJ in the new Browns colors. There’s also Madden 20 ahead of the 2019 NFL season where Odell will be on his proper roster.
Madden 19 Free Agency: Le’Veon Bell joins Jets
In an update to the ongoing Le’Veon Bell saga in Pittsburgh, he has officially decided to sign with the New York Jets. Bell didn’t play any football for the Steelers this past season as he was unhappy with his contract situation. His unhappiness was a constant dark cloud hanging over the team most of the season, although they had running back James Conner emerged as a force on the ground.
Bell was amongst the top free agents this offseason and is a Masters 98 OVR in the new Madden Free Agency promotion. On Tuesday, Madden 19 revealed Le’Veon Bell in a New York Jets jersey, signaling his official signing with the team. Their caption is quite fitting too.
— #WeAreMadden (@EAMaddenNFL) March 13, 2019
With that signing, Bell’s Team Chemistry will soon update since he nows has an official team. So that makes that Masters card even more valuable for NY Jets MUT gamers.
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