Tom Brady has to fight off the Madden curse, in addition to Father Time

Rob Gronkowski struggled through injuries in 2016 after appearing on Madden 17. Now it’s Tom Brady’s time to face the curse. Tom Brady plans to play for six or seven more years, according to New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft, but another hurdle was put in the quarterback’s path Friday morning with the announcement that he will be on the cover of EA’s Madden 18.