Baltimore reporters spoke with Lamar Jackson on Tuesday via video conference, where Jackson mentioned he had spoken with EA Sports and revealed the surprise announcement that he will be the new face of Madden.
Lamar Jackson has announced he will be on the cover of Madden NFL 21 🙌 pic.twitter.com/yjqbjvIcXb
— SportsCenter (@SportsCenter) April 21, 2020
Jackson also mentioned that he is not concerned about any curse associated with being on the cover of Madden.
“Patrick Mahomes is on the front and he won [Super Bowl] MVP,” Jackson said. “I want that curse. I hope that’s a curse.” – Lamar Jackson