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EA Sports announced Thursday that it's done making their college football video game. The company’s GM of American Football, Cam Weber, wrote this on EA.com...
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"We have been stuck in the middle of a dispute between the NCAA and student-athletes who seek compensation for playing college football. Just like companies that broadcast college games and those that provide equipment and apparel, we follow rules that are set by the NCAA – but those rules are being challenged by some student-athletes. For our part, we are working to settle the lawsuits with the student-athletes. Meanwhile, the NCAA and a number of conferences have withdrawn their support of our game. The ongoing legal issues combined with increased questions surrounding schools and conferences have left us in a difficult position – one that challenges our ability to deliver an authentic sports experience, which is the very foundation of EA SPORTS games."

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Tigah32125 months
NNNNNNNNNNNOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO!!!!!!!!!!!!!
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SamGinn Cam125 months
Thx Obama
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QJenk125 months
Led miles has lost control of ea sports.!
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Doug Masters125 months
And as usual its the fans of the game that get screwed. I have bought this game every year since 1998. A damn shame...
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DivePlay125 months
Bush's fault.
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LSUalreadyknow125 months
Man I know it isn't the best game but damn, I love playing it this sucks.
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bigDgator125 months
Good riddance. I can't believe the NCAA was this stupid.
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im4LSU125 months
Been a tradition for me and one of my friends for a long time to pre order and play all night on release night lol.

Kind of our way to kick off the season....

Sucks :/
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knuckleballer125 months
= we can't get away with pimping the hos anymore.
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