I love Madden NFL 13. I find it to be the series’ best game in a long time, but the one aspect I tend to avoid is the online play. I love playing against a real-life human opponent, but occasionally weirdness happens. That was the case for SportsGrid’s Dylan Murphy, who was enjoying a game between his Giants and the New Orleans Saints, when his opponent began narrating the game. At some point the disembodied voice lost any contact with reality or perspective.
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