This has been an obsession of mine ever since Cowboys Stadium appeared in Madden NFL 10—hit the Jerrytron, the arena's massive scoreboard, with a punt. Tennessee's A.J. Trapasso did in a pre-season game in 2009, causing a brief foofaraw over its size and how low it was hanging over the field.

Madden NFL 12 has a new kick meter this year—for, like, the third consecutive year—and having better success booming kicks with it I decided now was the time to cross that off my bucket list. After setting kick power beyond maximum, I saw something strange happen in midair.


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