The non-virtual Manning Face. (Ron Antonelli/Getty Images)

EA Sports’ “Madden NFL” series does nothing but get more realistic with each passing incarnation, but “Madden NFL 15” has taken things to a whole new level. Now players can get to experience all the wonders of “Manning Face” in the video game.

Twitter user @JesseDNelson clued the rest of us into this wrinkle, demonstrating how uncannily accurately EA Sports was able to render a familiar, baffled look by Eli Manning.


Let’s compare that to other examples of the real thing, shall we?

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And, of course, no discussion of Manning Face would be complete without Eli’s older brother Peyton:

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Super Manning Face! (Paul Sancya/Associated Press)