NEWS - Saturday, October 13, 2001
NFL Fever on Monday NightMicrosoft announced the launch of NFL Fever on Monday Night, a simulated highlight reel that will appear every Thursday on Xbox.com previewing the upcoming Monday Night football game. Each simulation will be played out in NFL Fever 2002 using the exact stadiums with corrected rosters from each game.
In the inaugural NFL Fever on Monday Night contest, the Washington Redskins defeated their arch rival Dallas Cowboys 7 - 3 in a defensive struggle. The Redskins defense held the Cowboys to 111 yards of total offense.
NFL Fever 2002 is due out in stores with the launch of Xbox on November 15th. The eagerly anticipated football game will feature motion capture and football expertise from All-Pro Quarterback Peyton Manning, music from Public Enemys Chuck D and the hip-hop group N*E*R*D along with play-by-play voices of NFL analysts Dick Stockton and Ron Pitts.
To check out this weeks Redskins versus Cowboys simulated highlights visit Xbox.com.