So your Franchise mode will be using last year's rules for another year. But, as far as rosters, I think we're the best at having those up-to-date." Those roster updates will require an Internet connection for your console.If you don't have your console hooked up to the Internet, Young suggested taking advantage of nearby gamers.
This is due to how 16 calculates vs how the older Maddens calculate overall.
The franchise has every NFL team set to User Controlled, however, each team has been set to allow CPU to manage everything.
Usually EA stops updating Madden at the end of the year, so there's no official roster update for this season.....» some that are custom-made by other players.
If you don't like 'em then you could try the two fan-made roster editors that's also available at that site.
Anthony Stevenson, the director of marketing for "Madden NFL 12," discussed how the development team is planning to keep everything up-to-date for fans.
"From the game's standpoint, what everyone wants to know is rosters," he said.
Franchise saves are included because they can be more heavily updated without doing mods to your game.
In addition, the roster file will crash in Madden 08 if you try to start a franchise, so this is a workaround and improvement!
Go into the Team Management screen to choose what team you want to be.
I found this works best for the first season - the CPU doesn't seem to want to do in-season transactions even if it really really needs to and this screws everything up - but you can reset the cpu controlled teams after the first season in the offseason if you wish.
Update your game, save it to your hard drive, and bring it home. " Certainly, fans who are just thrilled to have an NFL season will consider updated rosters the cherry on top.