Photo Credit: REUTERS/LUCAS JACKSONIn a last minute interception, the Patriots sealed their victory in Super Bowl XLIX with a 28-24 win over the Seattle Seahawks. Incredibly, as we reported last week, the Madden NFL simulation between the two teams returned the exact same score. In the last twelve years of the simulations, Madden NFL has correctly predicted nine of the Super Bowl champions. That’s a pretty impressive accuracy rate of 75%. But the simulation has never before predicted the Super Bowl score to the point until today.
Here’s some more background on Madden NFL:
Since 2004, EA games has run a simulation of the Super Bowl using the latest game in the Madden NFL series and announced the result. The game simulations conducted by EA have correctly predicted nine of the last twelve Super Bowl winners . . . EA also releases a computer-generated description of the simulated game as if it were a summary of the real Super Bowl.
Read the January 27th story HERE.