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Madden NFL ’13 will feature “Tebowing”


This is the real, not virtual, Tim Tebow doing the Tebowing thing. (Julie Jacobson / AP)

While it isn’t clear how this will work, the phenomenon of taking a knee in genuflection will be a new feature on EA Sports’ video game. “Tebowing is in for #madden13,” Michael Young, the game’s creative director, tweeted.

Now if they’ll only add post-game near-fisticuffs by coaches...

The game, which will feature Detroit Lions wide receiver Calvin Johnson on the cover, will be released Aug. 28.

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After spending most of her career in traditional print sports journalism, Cindy began blogging and tweeting, first as NFL/Redskins editor, and, since August 2010, at The Early Lead. She also is the social media editor for Sports.
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