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NFC Team Ratings For Madden NFL 17

The Panthers lead the way in the NFC with the team ratings for Madden NFL 17 despite losing the top rated cornerback in the video game (Josh Norman) and a few other solid contributors from last season. One factor to remember however is that Kelvin Benjamin will be back and he alone will make the offense more dynamic.

The Packers, Seahawks, Cardinals, and Cowboys follow closely behind. Arizona and Carolina have tied for the best offense while the best defense resides in Seattle. Continue reading NFC Team Ratings For Madden NFL 17

Best & Worst Teams In Madden 17

The player ratings for the entire league are now available for Madden NFL 17, and that allows for some analysis on how teams stack up to begin the coming season.

The Patriots, Seahawks, and Cowboys begin with the strongest base rosters for the game. The 49ers, Chargers, and Browns will be entering with the weakest rosters. Continue reading Best & Worst Teams In Madden 17

AFC Team Ratings For Madden 17

In what may be the first case ever of a reigning Super Bowl Champion entering the next Madden rated the same as a team that went 3-13, both the Denver Broncos and Tennessee Titans begin Madden NFL 17 rated 82 Overall.

Denver of course lost Peyton Manning (while terrible last year he still had a good Madden rating) and Brock Osweiler, replacing them with Mark Sanchez and rookie Paxton Lynch. QB obviously drives a big part of a team Overall. Malik Jackson and Danny Trevathan also departed in free agency. Denver is tied with the Browns for the distinction of having the worst offense in the AFC but trail only the Chiefs as the conference’s best defense. Continue reading AFC Team Ratings For Madden 17


Outside linebackers are becoming more important to the success of defenses around the league. Their versatility allows defensive coordinators to use them in multiple ways whether it be in pass coverage or rushing the passer.

Here are the top-rated outside linebackers in Madden NFL 17.