EA Sports has officially announced today that Christian McCaffrey, the dynamic running back for the San Francisco 49ers, will be gracing the cover of Madden NFL 25. McCaffrey’s selection as the cover athlete for this iconic game franchise highlights his exceptional skills and influence in the NFL.

In a press release, EA Sports expressed their excitement about featuring McCaffrey, stating that his versatile play style and game-changing abilities make him an ideal representative for this year’s edition of Madden NFL. Known for his exceptional rushing and receiving abilities, McCaffrey has been a standout player in the league, continuously setting new standards for running backs.

McCaffrey also shared his excitement, saying,

“Being on the cover of Madden NFL 25 is a dream come true. I’ve been a fan of Madden my whole life, and it’s an honor to join the ranks of all the great players who have been cover athletes before me.”

Adding to his real-life accolades, McCaffrey has also been a significant figure in the 2K Online Franchise League. In Season 29 of the league, McCaffrey and the San Francisco 49ers achieved tremendous success by winning the Super Bowl. His performance throughout the season was nothing short of spectacular, finishing fourth in rushing with a total of 1,606 yards.

Here’s a detailed look at McCaffrey’s impressive Season 29 stats in the 2K Online Franchise League:


  • Games Played: 17
  • Attempts: 317 (18.6 per game)
  • Yards: 1,606 (5.1 average per carry)
  • Yards per Game: 94.5
  • Touchdowns: 22
  • Longest Run: 80 yards
  • Fumbles: 0
  • Broken Tackles: 21
  • Yards After Contact: 5

In the playoffs, McCaffrey continued to dominate with 402 rushing yards on 75 attempts, averaging 5.4 yards per carry and 100.5 yards per game, with 4 touchdowns.


  • Games Played: 17
  • Receptions: 71
  • Yards: 630 (8.9 average per reception)
  • Yards per Game: 37.1
  • Yards After Catch: 612
  • Touchdowns: 4
  • Longest Reception: 76 yards
  • Targets: 71
  • Drops: 0
  • Catch Percentage: 100%

In the playoffs, McCaffrey added 105 receiving yards on 13 receptions, maintaining a perfect catch percentage of 100%.

McCaffrey’s dual-threat capability as both a rusher and a receiver makes him an invaluable asset to his team, both in real life and in the 2K Online Franchise League. His selection as the Madden NFL 25 cover athlete is a testament to his extraordinary talent and the impact he has on the field. Fans of the Madden series and McCaffrey alike can look forward to experiencing his virtual prowess in the upcoming game.