Madden 16 is Free Through Monday for Gold Members

By Mark Delaney, 1 year ago
Second only to the Super Bowl, the NFL draft is the league's most watched annual event, and round one will begin tonight where the Los Angeles Rams -- it's still weird to say that -- will be on the clock first. To celebrate the big weekend ahead for football fans, EA Sports is letting anyone with an Xbox LIVE Gold membership play Madden NFL 16 on Xbox One for free until the end of Monday, 11:59 pm ET.

<i>Madden NFL 16</i> is the long-running series' highest rated entry in five years according to Metacritic, and focuses on improving mechanics surrounding the receiving game.Madden NFL 16 is the long-running series' highest rated entry in five years according to Metacritic, and focuses on improving mechanics surrounding the receiving game.


If you're interested in playing it after the Free Play Days promo has ended, it's also a part of this week's Deals with Gold, and is among the several titles that come with an EA Access subscription. On a related note, which prospects are you hoping join your favorite team this weekend?
Mark Delaney
Written by Mark Delaney
Mark is a Boston native now living in Portland, Oregon. He's the Editorial Manager on TA, loves story-first games, and is one of three voices on the TA Playlist podcast. Outside of games he likes biking, sci-fi, the NFL, and spending time with his fiancé and son. He almost never writes in the third person.