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EA is removing ex-Raiders coach Jon Gruden from Madden after email scandal

8 days ago   |   By The Verge

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Electronic Arts is removing former Las Vegas Raiders coach Jon Gruden from Madden NFL 22 following reports that he had used racist, homophobic, and misogynistic language in emails. Gruden resigned as the Raiders' coach soon after the emails came to light.
“EA Sports is committed to taking action in maintaining a culture of inclusion and equity,” EA said on in a statement posted to the Madden NFL Twitter account. “Due to the circumstances of Jon Gruden's resignation, we are taking steps to remove him from Madden NFL 22. We will replace him with a generic...
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EA Is Removing Jon Gruden From Madden NFL 22 After Racist, Misogynistic Emails Surface

EA Is Removing Jon Gruden From Madden NFL 22 After Racist, Misogynistic Emails Surface

9 days ago   |   By GameSpot

EA Sports has announced it will remove Jon Gruden from Madden NFL 22 after the Las Vegas Raiders coach resigned from his post this week amid a scandal about his emails. Emails published by The New York Times showed Gruden making various homophobic and misogynistic comments. EA said it is "committed to taking action in maintaining a culture of inclusion and equity," and will remove Gruden from Madden NFL 22. He will be replaced by a generic likeness in a future update. pic.twitter.com/KSKsJ1iVXU - Madden NFL 22 October 13, 2021 Gruden resigned from his post earlier this week after The New...
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EA Sports is deleting ex-Raiders coach Jon Gruden from 'Madden NFL 22'

9 days ago   |   By Engadget

Former Raiders coach Jon Gruden will be removed from Madden NFL 22 and replaced with a generic character, EA Sports confirmed today on Twitter. The change will occur within the next few weeks and will roll out automatically in a title update. Gruden resigned from his position as Raiders head coach on October 11th amid reports that he routinely and for years sent racist, misogynistic and homophobic emails to colleagues. pic.twitter.com/KSKsJ1iVXU - Madden NFL 22 October 13, 2021 Regarding the removal, EA Sports said, "Due to the circumstances of Jon Gruden's resignation, we are taking steps...
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