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Madden NFL 19 – Special Teams, RPO and Coverage

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EA has already revealed information on new animations and improvements on the field thanks to Real Player Motion. These improvements include the new One-Cut evasive move. One-Cut is the ability to essentially accelerate and stop instantly for explosive cuts to break through defenses. However; thanks to USGamer, we’ve got some more details on the next game.

Special Teams, RPO and Coverage in Madden NFL 19

Most of the details are revealed in an interview. As we know. the Madden franchise was moved to the Frostbite engine. While considered a success, it has had some difficulty. Nonetheless, the studio is making use of the engine in exciting ways. Check out some of the highlights below regarding breakthroughs in gameplay as well as some exclusions.

  • It has been speculated that Madden 19 will feature Run-Pass Option or RPO. This play won the Eagles the Super Bowl. Gameplay Designer, Clint Oldenburg, notes Madden 19 will not feature RPO for now.
  • Madden NFL 19 will adhere to the new kickoff rules introduced late last month.
  • Regarding defense, Oldenburg says that zone coverage is getting a boost while man coverage will likely be nerfed.
  • Madden 19 will also feature much more precise positions. Instead of just WR1 and WR 2, you’ll have slot receivers, flankers, and other roles in the like.

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cam gill
cam gill
3 years ago

Really? Y’all making man coverage weak? That’s crazy! Also, you need more cities and places to relocate to. .

Todd Inscho
Todd Inscho
3 years ago

What about relocation cities/teams…anything new? Owner mode? Stadium upgrades?