EA has announced former University of Florida quarterback Tim Tebow as the athlete for their NCAA Football 11 cover. Tim Tebow has led the Gators to national titles, has won Heisman trophy back in 2007, and has been sky rocketing in fame before the 2010 NFL Draft and turning Pro. The game due to hit the shelves on July 13 for all major platforms. Here?s the press release.
REDWOOD CITY, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ:ERTS) announced today that former University of Florida quarterback Tim Tebow will be featured on the cover of EA SPORTS? NCAA? Football 11, available in stores July 13th. Tebow is celebrated as one of the greatest college football players in history and is revered as an ambassador of college football.
Tebow was the first sophomore in history to win the coveted Heisman Trophy following his 2007 season as the Florida Gators? starting quarterback. In that season, Tebow became the first player in NCAA history to rush and pass for at least 20 touchdowns in a single season. Tebow is one of the most decorated college quarterbacks in history, winning the Davey O?Brien Award as the nation?s best quarterback in 2007 and becoming only the second player in NCAA history to earn the Maxwell Award, given to the nation?s top football player, on two occasions.
NCAA Football provides the ultimate experience for the true football fan, delivering the excitement and pageantry that can only be found in college football. NCAA Football 11 will give players 120 ways to win with real college offenses that, for the first time ever, reflect the authentic style of every NCAA FBS school. NCAA Football 11 recreates the intensity of college football Saturdays, achieving all-new levels of quality in core gameplay for the award-winning franchise.
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