(AllHipHop News) EA Sports' Madden NFL 20 will now allow gamers to play as rap icon Snoop Dogg. The West Coast spitter joins fellow Hip Hop acts DJ Khaled and Lil Yachty who were already playable in the game as Superstar Icons.
Snoop confirmed his addition as a wide receiver for Madden NFL 20's Superstar KO Mode on his Instagram page. He simply wrote in the photo's caption, "🐐. 🏈🏈🏈💯💯. Madden. 20. E. D. J. 🥂🎖🏆🏆🏆🏆🏆."
Additionally, retired football legends WR Randy Moss, WR Terrell Owens, LB Ray Lewis, and TE Rob Gronkowski were added to the Superstar KO Draft Pool. The official Instagram page for Madden NFL posted, "Get ready to Moss the competition in #SuperstarKO We see you @snoopdogg❗️Dance on ‘em @raylewis‼️ #Madden20."
Snoop Dogg is an avid video game and live sports fan. His YouTube channel has hosted Madden tournaments, and the D-O-Double-G coached youth football in real life. He was also the star of the Netlflix series Coach Snoop.
Chiefs DT Chris Jones, Packers CB Jaire Alexander, and Vikings RB Dalvin Cook were additional players added to the Superstar: KO Draft Pool. Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes was selected as the cover athlete for Madden NFL 20. The league’s reigning Most Valuable Player and Offensive Player of the Year has a 99 overall rating.