Both players were eliminated in the Sweet Sixteen of the 64-player bracket to determine who will be on the cover of “Madden
Lewis, who retired after the
Rice, who has been selected to three Pro Bowls in his first five NFL seasons, was eliminated from the “new school” bracket by
Lewis remains the only Ravens player to ever grace the cover of "Madden." He was on the cover of "Madden NFL 2005," which was released in August 2004.
Some of you are probably relieved that Rice -- and maybe to a lesser degree Lewis -- did not make the cover because of the fabled Madden curse. But that sure didn’t slow down Detroit Lions wide receiver