The Madden Curse plagues NFL stars each year. It is an honor to be asked to be on the cover, but should players turn down the opportunity in fear of inheriting the injury bug?
After his Super Bowl winning season, Aaron Rodgers will be next in line to Madden's cover boy. After suffering two concussions in 2010, could an even bigger blow be on the horizon?
Let's take a trip back in time and see just how the players who received the honors of gracing the cover played in their honorary season.