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Sep
22
Official Madden NFL 17 Roster Update For Week 3 Available Now
The official Madden NFL 17 roster update for week 3 is available now. These weekly roster updates include changes to player ratings, depth charts, and injuries for all 32 teams. You can check all of the changes here, along with a new blog here. We've listed some of the changes below. GOING UP
  • Julio Jones +1 (Overall 97)
  • DeAndre Hopkins +1 (Overall 94)
  • Greg Olsen +1 (Overall 93)
  • Desmond Trufant +1 (Overall 93)
  • Muhammad Wilkerson +2 (Overall 91)
  • Brandon Marshall +1 (Overall 89)
  • Eric Decker +1 (Overall 88)
  • Jadeveon Clowney +4 (Overall 88)
GOING DOWN
  • Khalil Mack -1 (Overall 96)
  • Tyron Smith -1 (Overall 96)
  • Joe Thomas -1 (Overall 96)
  • Aaron Rodgers -2 (Overall 95)
  • Eric Berry -1 (Overall 92)
  • Travis Frederick -1 (Overall 90)
  • Russell Wilson -2 (Overall 89)
  • Derrelle Revis -2 (Overall 89)
  • Carson Palmer -1 (Overall 88)
Steve_OS http://www.operationsports.com/newspost.php?id=891831
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Sep
21
Forza Horizon 3 Review (XB1) Pack your bags and make sure to include a lot of sunscreen because we are heading down under folks. Australia is the location for developer Playground's newest Forza title, and it’s the studio's best yet. Forza Horizon 3 is back, and it slowly rolls by its competition while taking off its sunglasses to say, “We both know I'm better than you.” Whether blazing down a highway of Australia’s Pacific Coast, or taking on the natural elements of the Aussie Outback, FH3 puts you behind the wheel of some of the world’s most exotic and not so exotic vehicles, and every single one of them is a new adventure in waiting. Read More - Forza Horizon 3 Review (XB1) MMChrisS http://www.operationsports.com/review.php?id=842
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Sep
20
NBA 2K17 Review (PS4/XB1)
For the past several years, all other sports games have been judged by NBA 2K's standards. It is no surprise NBA 2K is the reigning multiple time Sports Game of the Year Award winner here at Operation Sports as well. Simply put, NBA 2K has been a bit of a big deal around these parts for a few years. Enter NBA 2K17. This year's game features important tweaks to the gameplay, a new MyCareer experience, new additions to MyGM, and a whole host of other new features that all add up to a compelling package oozing basketball authenticity. There's a lot to love about NBA 2K17 -- but the game is still not quite perfect, with a few notable issues continuing to hold the experience back. Read More - NBA 2K17 Review (PS4/XB1) MMChrisS http://www.operationsports.com/review.php?id=841
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Sep
20
Madden NFL 17: The Five Biggest Changes Needed for CFM
For more information about this topic, check out Mike Lowe's accompanying YouTube stream. Madden 17 is easily the best Madden ever made, and the numerous threads and stories already floating around Operation Sports -- mine included -- have been praising the game even before its official release. So how can Madden 18 be an even better experience next year? First and foremost, I think it starts with Connected Franchise mode. So here's my top five things I'd like to see in Madden 18's Connected Franchise mode. Read More - Madden NFL 17: The Five Biggest Changes Needed for CFM MMChrisS http://www.operationsports.com/feature.php?id=2592
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Sep
17
NBA 2K17 All-Time College Bundle Available For $14.99 - Details Here
The NBA 2K17 All-Time College bundle is available now for $14.99. It includes all 10 legendary college teams from Arizona, Connecticut, Georgetown, Louisville, Illinois, Georgia Tech, Wake Forest, Oklahoma, Kansas, and Michigan State for use in Quick Game. You can also buy teams individually for $1.99 each. Queue them up below or search for them in the respective Stores. Steve_OS http://www.operationsports.com/newspost.php?id=890834
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Sep
10
Tecmo Super Bowl 2017 Available Now
Want Tecmo Super Bowl with updated rosters? Today is your lucky day. Tecmo Super Bowl 2017 is available now. Click here to get the details on how to get it up and running.
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Tecmo Super Bowl is the greatest sports video game of all time. Now, 25 years after TSB made 8-Bit legends of Bo Jackson and Lawrence Taylor, TecmoBowl.org proudly announces the release of Tecmo Super Bowl 2017. This site's 10th yearly iteration updates Tecmo's NES classic with up-to-date rosters, graphics, schedules and play books for all 32 NFL squads. Additionally, you can now check the defensive conditions of your players. Playable on multiple platforms and operating systems via NES emulation software, Tecmo Super Bowl 2016 brings Nintendo's bone-crunching classic to today's computers and handheld devices. Will offenses fear Von Miller like they feared Lawrence Taylor? Who is the more deadly play-caller: Aaron Rodgers or Dan Marino? Will Todd Gurley live up to the hype? Loaded into an NES Emulator, Tecmo Super Bowl 2017 will make legends for the next 25 years.​
Tecmo Super Bowl 2017 notes
  • Check Defense condition - In the same location as the time out menu there is now a "CHECK DEF" option which lets you scroll left and right through your players
  • 4-3 Defenses - Several teams employ 4-3 defenses. The "RT" (Right Tackle) will show up as the LILB on the rosters.
  • 32-Team ROM
  • Rosters current as of 9/7/16
  • Adjustable quarter length
  • Playbook editing in-game
  • Player 2 attributes now display correctly
  • Halftime stats
  • Pass Control determines if a pass will be completed. Passing Accuracy determines if the ball will be on target.
Steve_OS http://www.operationsports.com/newspost.php?id=889702
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Sep
07
NHL 17 Trial Available Now For EA Access Subscribers, Play For 10 Hours
The trial version of NHL 17 is available now for EA Access subscribers, weighing in at 19.7 GB. If you aren't seeing it available, try the following:
  • Open EA Access
  • Go to the Game Trials tab
  • Click the EA Sports NHL 17 tile (It might be labeled "Coming Soon")
  • On the bottom left, click the Game Details button
  • You will then be redirected into the Microsoft Store, click the Free Trial button to start the download process
REMINDER: You get 10 hours of gameplay, so make sure you exit out of the game if you are not playing. Don't pause and lose those precious minutes. For those of you that can download it, play a few games and let us know what you think! BenVenom http://www.operationsports.com/newspost.php?id=889279
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Sep
06
Official Madden NFL 17 Roster Update Scheduled To Arrive on September 9
The official Madden NFL 17 roster update is scheduled to arrive on Friday, September 9. We will post the details when they arrive. Steve_OS http://www.operationsports.com/newspost.php?id=889140
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Sep
06
NBA 2K17 League Expansion Cities Revealed
With the ability to expand the NBA from 30 teams, up to 36 teams in NBA 2K17 MyLEAGUE and MyGM modes, Forbes has posted the 10 cities available expand into.
  • Nashville Stars
  • Pittsburgh Force
  • Kansas City Knights
  • Virginia Storm
  • Vancouver Ravens
  • San Diego Surf
  • Cincinnati Lions
  • Baltimore Barons
  • Louisville Liberty
  • St. Louis Sound
They also post some details on rule changes. Make sure you give it a read. Steve_OS http://www.operationsports.com/newspost.php?id=889146
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Sep
02
Madden NFL 17 Patch 1.03 Available Now - Here Are The Details (PS4, Xbox One)
Madden NFL 17 patch 1.03 is available now, weighing in at 4.8 GB on PlayStation 4 and 368 MB on Xbox One. You do not need to reset online or offline franchises in order for this patch to affect them. We have posted some of the details below, official patch notes will be posted as soon as we get them. Let us know what you're seeing! Fixed in this patch:
  • Pre-snap glitch where you could tell a pass/run by whether the receivers had a name listed or not
  • Fixed a bug with prematurely showed incoming rookie ratings in franchise mode
  • White against white jerseys appearing in Head to Head games
  • Freezing during MUT Solos should be fixed
  • The Force Defender was tuned to lower effectiveness on outside runs
  • Blocker occasionally not blocking in the hurry up offense
  • Strip Tackle attempts by the CPU were reduced (Percentages were tuned in recent Gameplay Tuner)
  • A desync issue with Play Action passes where the QB would either lose passing icons or could not move has been fixed. This fix should also affect CPU QBs not scrambling.
  • Defenders will now slow down when their stamina is depleted
Millennium http://www.operationsports.com/newspost.php?id=888742