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For better or for worse. The greatest football video game character of all time is unquestionably Michael Vick in Madden NFL 2004. The future Ron Mexico was already in the process of turning the NFL into a video game IRL, so when virtual Vick dropped in the fall of '03 with a 95 speed rating and a 98 in throwing power, he was unstoppable. Not only could he zip ropes to Peerless Price and Alge Crumpler, but no defender could catch him, either. As a lifelong fan of the Atlanta Falcons, I will admit that the video game Vick wasn't the most faithful rendition—he finished the real NFL season with 12 INTs and got sacked 46 times. But to play as Madden's virtual Vick was thrilling and ridiculous and,
As the Falcons look to take the field in their final preseason game, there are roster spots and depth chart positions on the line. Also, there are plenty of players that can improve and some starters will receive a final opportunity to make an impact before the regular season begins against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Matt Ryan will likely play in this final preseason game due to his shaky performance so far.