Being drafted into the NFL is pretty damned awesome – especially for early round picks.

Big money, fame, and the chance to live your dreams is hard to beat.

But the real prize is the opportunity to finally play as yourself in Madden.

What any longtime Madden player will tell you though, is that rookies suck. The development staff goes a long way to make sure they don’t accidentally create another Bo Jackson Tecmo Bowl situation because of college hype.

This video shows the cold reality check when hotshot draft picks think they’re mid-90’s level players and finds out the game says low 70’s.