With no football around, games like Madden NFL become a pretty important part of bridging the gap between the end of the past season and the start of the new year. It can't solve all of the problems of the long offseason (what the heck am I supposed to do on Sundays now?), but it's a nice way to still feel connected to the game.
However, the series has some kinks that could use some straightening out. When these issues keep coming out year after year, it can definitely become very frustrating for players of the video game and fans of the real thing.
Here are seven things that Madden NFL still hasn't mastered.