has announced that football fans across the US will have the opportunity to select the next cover athlete for Madden NFL franchise. Beginning March 21st and continuing through April 27, fans can participate in a bracket-style voting campaign on this page
and choose among 32 candidates (one representative from every NFL team) to appear on the cover of Madden NFL 12. Fans' votes will determine which NFL players advance through the seeded bracket, culminating in the reveal of the Madden NFL 12 cover athlete on ESPN's "SportsNation" on April 27. A video is now locally mirrored.