Like only EA Sports can do, they’ve recreated the legendary catch by Odell Beckham Jr. for the new Madden NFL 16 gameplay trailer.

By Robby Sabo

How good is this?

OK, so maybe the fan voting of the cover athlete has gotten a little carried away these days, but for the people at EA Sports, we applaud you for this one.1FACEBOOKSHORT

Cover boy for Madden NFL 16, New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr., is of course in the newly released gameplay trailer. But what has audiences getting so appropriately hyped at this very moment is how he appears in the trailer.

Beckham’s legendary catch against the Dallas Cowboys during Week 12 last season on Sunday Night Football is actually in the game. And as all of us old-school sports gamers know: “if it’s in the game, it’s in the game.”

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Robby Sabo is a co-founder, CEO and credentialed New York Jets content creator for Jets X-Factor - Jet X, which includes Sabo's Sessions (in-depth film breakdowns) and Sabo with the Jets. Host: Underdog Jets Podcast with Wayne Chrebet and Sabo Radio. Member: Pro Football Writers of America. Coach: Port Jervis (NY) High School. Washed up strong safety and 400M runner. SEO: XL Media. Founder: Elite Sports NY - ESNY (Sold in 2020). SEO: XL Media. Email: robby.sabo[at]