During an offseason that has been non-existent due to the COVID-19 pandemic, this year's Madden 21 ratings take on even more meaning as fans look forward to the possibility of football returning.
The other 99 players in Madden 21 are quarterback Patrick Mahomes, cornerback Stephon Gilmore, wide receiver Michael Thomas and defensive end Aaron Donald.
RB, Christian McCaffery – 99DT, Kawann Short – 87WR, D.J. Moore – 85WR, Robby Anderson – 84CB, Donte Jackson – 82C, Matt Paradis – 81WR, Curtis Samuel – 80OT, Taylor Moton – 80PK, Graham Gano – 79S, Tre Boston – 79
Short is the sixth-highest rated defensive tackle in the game.
Second-year defensive end Brian Burns will have a 79 and linebacker Shaq Thompson will have a 76 rating.
First-round rookie defensive tackle Derrick Brown will start his career with a 78 rating with a superstar development trait.
Other Carolina rookies, Yetur Gross-Matos checks in with a 74, and Jeremy Chinn with a 70. Cornerbacks Troy Pride Jr. and Stantley Oliver-Thomas have a 67 and 61, respectively.
The Roaring Riot also added that the Panthers will have a 78 overall team rating on the game.
The game is scheduled to be released on August 25.