The new Madden game scrubbed Colin Kaepernick’s name from one of the songs on the soundtrack. The manufacturer of the game calls it a mistake that will be rectified.
“We made an unfortunate mistake with our Madden NFL soundtrack,” EA said in a statement issued to Darren Rovell of ESPN.com. “Members of our team misunderstood the fact that while we don’t have rights to include Colin Kaepernick in the game, this doesn’t affect soundtracks. We messed up, and the edit should never have happened.
“We will make it right, with an update to Madden NFL 19 on August 6 that will include the reference again. We meant no disrespect, and we apologize…