Madden NFL 18 is arriving on our consoles on August 25. With all the hype already around for the game, we have created this list of top rated players in the game so you can read and know more about these legendary players of the National Football League before the game launches on the consoles.
Remember that this list is based on the stats currently in the game; EA Sports updates the stats of the player throughout the year based on the performance of the players around the year which really gives us a realistic experience of the players and the teams in which they play. So let us start with our List of Madden NFL 18 Highest Rated Players.
Madden NFL 18 Highest Rated Players
We have listed the highest rated players according to the position at which they play. This way you get a more detailed knowledge of the player rather than just overall stats of the player.
Madden NFL 18 Best Players
Tom Brady is the cover player for Madden NFL 18 and is also the highest rated player in all categories of the game. He plays Quarterback for New England Patriots with an overall rating of 99. His main strengths are awareness, stamina, throw accuracy short and play action. His rating in all these is an impressive 99.
Le’Veon Bell plays Running back for Pittsburgh Steelers. He is the best in the Running back category with an overall rating of 97. His main strengths are Agility, awareness and the best stiff arm in the game. They have ratings of 95, 91 and 95 respectively. His Juke move is also an impressive 98.
Kyle Juszczyk plays Fullback for San Francisco 49ers. He is the best in the fullback category with an overall rating of 91. His main strengths are speed, acceleration with ratings 82 and 88 respectively. He also boasts the second-best pass-blocking fullback with a rating of 79. His injury rates at 93, which is also an impressive stat.
Julio Jones plays Wide receiver for Atlanta Falcons. He is the best in the Wide receiver category with an overall rating of 98. His main strength is catching with a rating of 98. He boasts catch-in traffic rating of 97 and route running rating of 96. He is an impressive wide receiver because of these high catching stats. His awareness is rated at 99.
Rob Gronkowski plays Tight end for New England Patriots. He is the best in the Tight end category with an overall rating of 98. His main strengths include his hands that are rated at an impressive 95 and features toughness rated at 93. His catch-in traffic is rated at 96 that is a little less than Julio Jones.
Trent Williams plays Offensive tackle for Washington Redskins. He is the best in the Offensive tackle category with an overall rating of 97. He is very good at the offensive and boasts an impressive rating for pass block footwork that is 97.
Marshall Yanda plays offensive guard at Baltimore Ravens. He is the best in the Offensive guard category with an overall rating of 96. He has a toughness rating of 99 that is amazing for a player playing at Offensive guard.
Travis Frederick plays Center for Dallas Cowboys. He is the best in the Center category with an overall rating of 93. His main strength is his run-block strength, which is rated at 99.
Aaron Donald plays the Defensive end of Los Angeles Rams. He is the best in the Defensive end category with an overall rating of 99. His main strengths are finesse moves, block shedding, and pursuit. They are all rated at 90, 93 and 95 respectively. His power moves are also rated at 96 which is the best in this category.
Ndamukong Suh plays Defensive tackle for Miami Dolphins. He is the best in the Defensive Tackle category with an overall rating of 93. He boasts high ratings for both strength and toughness with 98.
Von Miller plays outside linebacker for Denver Broncos. He is the best in the Outsider linebacker category with an overall rating of 99. He boasts 98 is a pursuit that is an amazing stat for an outside linebacker. Higher this value, more easily they can run behind and tackle opponents.
Luke Kuechly plays inside linebacker for Carolina Panthers. He is the best in the Inside linebacker category with an overall rating of 98. His main strengths are his stamina and toughness that are both rated at 99 that are amazing stats.
Chris Harris Jr. & Aqib Talib
This time we have two players playing Cornerback for Denver Broncos. Both of these players are the best in the Cornerback category with an overall ranking of 94 each. They are both excellent at Man coverage with Chris Harris Jr. rating at 97 and Aqib Talib rating at 96.
Kam Chancellor plays Safety for Seattle Seahawks. He is the best in Safety category with an overall rating of 95. His main strength is his sheer power with his hit power rating at 97. His other top stats at play recognition, zone coverage, and toughness with ratings of 91, 90 and 92 respectively.
Justin Tucker plays Kicker for Baltimore Ravens. He is the best in the kicker category with an overall rating of 87. Justin is the highest rated kicker ever in accuracy and features impressive stats for the best power kick. Both of these are rated at 98.
Johny Hekker plays Punter for Los Angeles Rams. He is the best in the Punter category with all overall rating of 86. His kick power is immense and is rated at 97. He also boasts a high rating of power at 97. His accuracy is rated at 96, which is the highest for any Punter in the game.
This concludes our Madden NFL 18 Highest Rated Players List. If you have anything to add to this list, feel free to use the comments section below!