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Who's better than Bo?

The Sports Guy says no one could rival Bo Jackson's video game greatness -- until Mike Vick came along.

Updated: November 12, 2003, 5:18 PM ET
By Bill Simmons | ESPN.com

Editor's Note: This column appears in the Sept. 1 edition of ESPN The Magazine.

When Mike Vick broke his leg, real football fans had two immediate thoughts: "Should l still take him in my fantasy draft?" and "Uh-oh, the Madden cover jinx." Ah, yes, the dreaded curse: George, Culpepper, Faulk, now Vick. Just wait until next summer, when Clinton Portis makes the cover and then is disemboweled in an intrasquad scrimmage.

Happening two days after the release of Madden 2004, ...

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