• EA Sports ‘Taking Steps' To Remove Jon Gruden From Madden NFL 22

    7 days ago - By Coming Soon

    The Madden NFL video game franchise is taking steps to remove former Las Vegas Raiders head coach Jon Gruden from the game, the series said in a statement.
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    The move comes following the resignation of Gruden, who left the team following multiple reports that revealed emails from Gruden that contained racist, sexist, and homophobic comments dating back several years. While the real-life Raiders will replace Gruden with former special teams coordinator Rich Bisaccia, Madden will be using a “generic likeness”...
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  • Jon Gruden emails: DeMaurice Smith wonders whether racial bias is included in messages

    7 days ago - By Up Worthy

    DeMaurice Smith, the executive director of the NFL Players Association, is curious about what else is in the treasure trove of emails...
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  • EA Sports to Scrub Jon Gruden From ‘Madden NFL 22'

    7 days ago - By The Wrap

    EA Sports plans to remove Jon Gruden from “Madden NFL 22” and “replace him with a generic likeness.”
    The swap will come “in the coming weeks” via a title update, the company said on Wednesday.
    “EA Sports in committed to taking action in maintaining a culture of inclusion and equity,” a statement read. “Due to the circumstances of Jon Gruden's resignation, we are taking steps to remove him from ‘Madden NFL 22.' We will replace him with a generic likeness via a title update in the coming weeks.”
    Gruden used racist and homophobic slurs in emails with those in the league during his days as a...
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