Saturday, June 5, 2010

Gus Johnson joins Madden 11

EA Sports has announced CBS football commentator Gus Johnson will be Madden's new play-by-play man. The official press release:
Gus Johnson and authentic game day sounds take you inside the stadium! Gus Johnson, one of the most electrifying commentators in sports injects his unique energy into the play-by-play call. Well known for his excitable calls during NFL, NCAA college basketball, MMA broadcasts and more, Johnson now joins the 22 year legacy of the Madden NFL franchise that have included play-by-play legends like Pat Summerall, Al Michaels, and Tom Hammond. Cris Collinsworth returns to the two man booth to provide his Emmy winning analysis.
EA Sports' Madden Football has become one of the most successful video games on the market. The 21st version, "Madden NFL 11," is scheduled to release August 1oth. Johnson, known for his enthusiasm, has called play-by-play for a few Bronco games, including the 2009 season opener.

1 comment:

Brett Klassen said...

I love Gus Johnson.
I think he has one of the most distinct voices out there!