Once again EA Sports has released another top players list. This time, the spotlight is on the tight end position. This is yet another top rated player list, the fifth one for the week. In anticipation of the upcoming release of Madden 16 on the 25th of August, Electronic Arts has released a top rated list for all positions.
With captioning provided by EA, here is Madden 16’s highest rated Tight Ends:
ROB GRONKOWSKI (99 OVR)
NEW ENGLAND PATRIOTS
6’6, 265 POUNDS
Gronk has three of the top ratings among tight ends with 94 Spectacular Catch, 98 Catch in Traffic, and 95 Release. He adds 94 Catching and 82 SPD/87 ACC/84 JMP/84 SFA. When healthy, there’s nobody better.
JIMMY GRAHAM (95 OVR)
6’7, 265 POUNDS
Russell Wilson will welcome Graham and his 92 Catching, 90 Spectacular Catch, and 88 Catch in Traffic. He can fight for the ball with 85 SPD/92 JMP/87 RTE/88 REL.
JASON WITTEN (93 OVR)
6’6, 263 POUNDS
Witten does not dazzle with speed and quickness, but still features skills like 95 Catching, 92 Catch in Traffic, 88 Route Running, 85 Release, and 79 Spectacular Catch.
GREG OLSEN (92 OVR)
6’5, 253 POUNDS
Olsen is an exceptional end zone target for Cam Newton with 89 Catching, 89 Jumping, 88 Spectacular Catch, 88 Release, and 87 Catch in Traffic.
TRAVIS KELCE (91 OVR)
KANSAS CITY CHIEFS
6’5, 260 POUNDS
After missing his entire rookie season due to injury, Kelce shined in his on-field debut in 2014. He brings 89 Catching, 89 Jumping, 88 Spectacular Catch, 87 Catch in Traffic, 88 Release, and 81 Route Running. He also features 85 Run Block, tops among tight ends.
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