Today, the Pro Football Hall of Fame and Extreme Networks announce they are moving deeper into the world of esports with the launch of a national “Madden NFL 22” Tournament.
In the multi-week competition open to High School Esports League players, high school-age students will compete in the new EA Sports’ “Madden NFL 22” videogame on the Xbox and PlayStation platforms. The head-to-head contests will kick off Sept. 27.
An eight-week regular season will conclude Dec. 10, with top players advancing to a three-week playoffs tournament, leading to a championship showdown in early February 2022 in conjunction with Super Bowl LVI in Los Angeles. A separate Super Bowl LVI Exhibition Tournament, also in February, will feature live “Madden NFL 22” games with appearances by Pro Football Hall of Famers and other celebrities.
As an added highlight, the “Madden NFL 22” Tournament