After being ranked by NFL.com as the second best edge rusher in the game and tops in the AFC in that category, Wake has been listed as the third-best overall defensive end in the upcoming release of the Madden video game franchise.
Here’s what EA Sports had to say about Wake’s rating, a 96 overall:
Wake still terrorizes NFL quarterbacks with his 97 Finesse Moves and 95 Acceleration on a weekly basis. Take advantage of his speed rush with the new “Jump Snap” mechanics.
Wake was ranked ahead of the following players at the defensive end position: Calais Campbell (96 OVR), Cameron Jordan (93 OVR) and Muhammad Wilkerson (93 OVR), behind only J.J. Watt (99 OVR) and Robert Quinn (97 OVR).