WWE Champion to part of EA Sports’ NFL Madden 24

EA Sports NFL Madden 24 has announced that Roman Reigns will be available to use as part of the Ultimate Team mode on Thursday, April 4.

In the game, Roman is listed as a right end and stars in the Reel Deals program alongside Burt Reynolds.

Reigns played the position of defensive tackle at Georgia Tech. Reigns did go un-drafted in the 2007 NFL draft. The Minnesota Vikings did draft him in 2007, but then was diagnosed with leukemia and released from the team. When his leukemia went into remission, he was signed by the Jacksonville Jaguars, but was cut during training camp.

Reigns did play one year in the Canadian Football played a year, before retiring from football altogether and going into professional wrestling.

He is set to defend the Undisputed WWE Universal Championship against Cody Rhodes at Night Two of WrestleMania 40, which takes place this Sunday, April 7 at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia, PA.

Reigns and The Rock will square off against Rhodes and WWE World Heavyweight Champion Seth Rollins on Night One (Saturday, April 6). If Reigns and The Rock are victorious, the title match with Rhodes will be a Bloodline Rules Match. However, if Rhodes and Rollins win, the match, then The Bloodline is banned from the building.