Cam Newton wants to be the cover boy to the next Madden NFL video game produced by EA.
And he’s taken to the Internet to appeal to his fans.produced a YouTube video seven minutes in length appealing to fans to vote for him in his competition with Detroit Lions wide receiver Calvin Johnson.
“This is a big deal for me because I play Madden,” Newton said, according to Joe Person of the Charlotte Observer.
“I don't believe in (the curse) because right now I am in the midst of OTA practices, working to be the best player I can be, along with my teammates,” Newton said. “And I'm pretty sure everyone in the league is doing the same thing.”
Newton challenges Megatron to a showdown playing the game.
“Madden 13 needs a real gamer,” Newton said. “I am that.”
The winner will be revealed on Wednesday. And then talk of the curse will continue.
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