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Arizona Cardinals running back James Conner performed well with three touchdowns to his name and 173 yards from Madden nfl 22 coins scrimmage during victory over the San Francisco 49ers. In recognition of his effort, Conner was rewarded with two-point gain to an overall rating.

Conner's 454 running yards rank him 19th in the NFL, but Conner's 10 touchdowns rushing have him tied for first in the league with Titans All-Pro Derrick Henry. Conner will be able to take sole possession of first place with Henry out because of foot surgery.

Bo Jackson, a former NFL running back for the Los Angeles Raiders and Major League outfielder Bo Jackson is the sole player in the world to have been awarded the status of Pro-Bowler in football as well as an All-Star in baseball. That's why, in 1990 American toy maker Tiger Electronics released a handheld game that let players play alongside Jackson on both fields of baseball and football. The following one came out in the year 2000. Nintendo dropped Bo Jackson's Hit and Run for Game Boy and Bo Jackson Baseball for the Nintendo Entertainment System.

But his string of games wouldn't be possible without the virtual stardom that he earned in 1989's Tecmo Bowl, the first console game that earned an official license from the NFL to show players' their name, appearance and image. To this day, Jackson in Tecmo Bowl and 1991's Tecmo Super Bowl is considered to be among the best video game avatars. He's also Michael Vick from Madden NFL 2004.

Madden was first released to PC in 1988 during Jackson's sophomore season in the NFL. But due to licensing problems and a hip fracture during that 1990 NFL season that forced his premature retirement from football, Jackson never played Madden during his playing years. It wasn't until 2014 when Jackson was able to make his Madden first appearance in Madden as a special-edition participant in"the Ultimate Team game mode.

On Wednesday, EA Sports announced that not only will Jackson return to the field on his first appearance ever since Madden NFL 15 however, Jackson will also be awarded the privilege of becoming a Madden cover athlete. Nearly 35 years after his NFL career began at the age of 1987 Jackson is set to grace the cover featuring a digital version of Madden NFL 22. Starting on Friday, Madden NFL players will be allowed to play the game virtually. EA Sports also teamed up with Nike to re-create the famous sportswear brand's Bo Knows ad campaign by adding a digitally rendered model of his iconic shoe that is, which is the Nike Air Bo Turf which is incorporated into the game.

Jackson will be the seven running backs to have been named a Madden cover athlete, following Eddie George (Madden 2001), Marshall Faulk (Madden 2003), Shaun Alexander (Madden 2007), Peyton Hillis (Madden 12), Adrian Peterson and Barry Sanders (both Madden 25).

In advance of the cover's unveiling, the Undefeated's Aaron Dodson caught up with Jackson to discuss Jackson's Tecmo Bowl days, how buy mut coins madden 22 Bo Knows came to life as well as his Madden return and much more.