News

‘Madden’ glitch shrinks Browns’ linebacker

‘Madden’ glitch shrinks Browns’ linebacker

TINY LINEBACKER: A glitch in the popular "Madden 15" video game has reduced Kirksey from a 6-foot-2, 235-pounder to a 14-inch player, running around on the field among giants. Photo: Associated Press

BEREA, Ohio (AP) — Browns rookie linebacker Chris Kirksey is a big man, on and off the field. But he’s more like a munchkin in “Madden 15.”

The new version of the popular football video game has a glitch that shrinks Kirksey to a 14-inch player, running around on the field among giants.

The 6-foot-2, 235-pound Kirksey is being big about the little goof. He posted on Twitter that “No matter how small you are, have big dreams, and live big!”

Cleveland opens its season on Sunday in Pittsburgh.

Recent Headlines

in National

Judges overturn gay marriage bans in Arkansas, Mississippi

Fresh
gaymarriage

U.S. judges overturned measures that voters approved a decade ago in both socially conservative Southern states.

in Sports, Weird

50 years later, skating team claims Olympics bronze

Fresh
skating

Fifty years after Vivian and Ronald Joseph skated at the Innsbruck Olympics, the American pair officially got their medals.

in Sports

Messi strikes again

Fresh
messi

Barcelona's Lionel Messi has set a new Champions League record by scoring his 72nd goal.

in Sports

Ex-NFL player charged with domestic assault

Fresh
nfl

Former Washington Redskins defensive back Fred Smoot has been charged with domestic assault.

in National

Thanksgiving travelers contend with rain, snow

Fresh
AP672980729096

A nor'easter packing rain and snow is posing special challenges and threatening to cancel flights across the country. a