The first big news about madden 12 franchise mode is that there will be pre-season cuts. You will enter the pre-season with 75 players and have to cut down your nfl roster to 54 players before the regular season starts. This is a feature that has been requested for years. Gamers will be happy about the addition to madden 12, but it will be overlooked soon enough. Here are a few other details about the madden nfl 12 franchise mode.
•Dynamic Player Performance: Player ratings fluctuate based on their performance.
•Player Roles: More than 20 roles affect player and team stats over the course of the season.
•Free Agents: You get the opportunity to make quick bids against other team’s general managers. This will surely speed up the free-agent process.
•New Scouting System: The new madden scouting system shows ratings tied to different events like the college season, combine, pro day, individuals, etc.
•Draft Class Improvements: Robust set of draftees built for 30 seasons of franchise. Teams draft based on their real tendencies.
•Coaches Actually Matter: Coaches will now have a small impact on how their players perform on the field based on their unique coaching style.
•Smarter GM’s: General Managers finally make good decisions. Better re-sign and cut logic. They will make trades and sign free agents who fit their needs, with player roles factored in.
•Team Switch: In any offseason, change control of which teams you run in Franchise mode.
•Other Changes: Many other small tuning and additions are coming including retirement logic, a more accurate salary system, fixes to the injured reserve system, better simulation stats, and more.