It should’ve been a big misnomer for the Detroit Lions NFL Betting odds to win the Super Bowl when Calvin Johnson graced the cover of Madden 13. Despite putting up an amazing amount of catches this season, Johnson has only scored one touchdown…and it was thrown to him by Shaun Hill. Still, Johnson isn’t the worst victim of this long standing tradition. Below are the actual Top-10 casualties of the Madden Curse.
(Note: The Madden years are off for whatever reason, meaning that Madden 13 is actually a reflection of the 2012 season. It’s been like that forever. I don’t know why. It just is. So keep that in mind when trying to get historical perspective on this.)