Fast 5: Sports games in need of a comeback

May, 6, 2013
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NFL 2K, MVP Baseball and NBA BallersCourtesy of 2K Sports, EA Sports, and Midway MVP BaseballThe gaming world would be better if "NFL 2K," "MVP Baseball" and "NBA Ballers" were still around.
Do today’s sports games feel stale to you? If only we had some of these titles to help spice things back up.

NFL 2K: EA’s exclusive NFL license is about to run out. Competition fuels innovation. Bring back NFL 2K!

MVP Baseball: “The Show” remains brilliant on PS3, but Xbox gamers desperately need an upgrade.

TNA Wrestling: You’re telling me a game with Hulk Hogan, Sting, Jeff Hardy, and the Aces and Eights wouldn’t sell?

NBA Ballers: One-on-one hoops complete with combos and yachts.

Mutant League Football: Watching your running back blow up or fall through a hole in the field never gets old.

Each day this week, Jon Robinson is releasing his list of the Top 25 Sports Video Games Ever. Check it out here.

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