Madden NFL 2005
- Release Date
Madden NFL 2005 introduced the Hit Stick, which lets players decide how much power they want to put behind the hit. The harder the hit, the bigger chance of miss, but a if it does land, there's a greater chance of a fumble. Storyline Central lets players monitor what's going on in their franchise from the view of the media with use of a local newspaper
An in-game newspaper
and radio station.
- Alter Bridge - "Open Your Eyes"
- Chevelle - "The Clincher"
- The D.O.C. vs Earshot - "The Madden Re-Match" - "It's Funky Enough" vs. "Wait"
- Earshot - "Wait"
- Faith No More - "From Out of Nowhere"
- Franz Ferdinand - "Take Me Out"
- Green Day - "American Idiot"
- Hazen Street - "Fool the World"
- The Hives - "Two-Timing Touch and Broken Bones"
- Hoobastank - "Same Direction"
- Jazze Pha - "Da Heavy Hittas"
- JR Ewing - "Time to Get Dirty"
- Midtown - "Give It Up"
- Mooney Suzuki - "Alive and Amplified"
- New Found Glory - "This Disaster"
- Ozomatli - "Saturday Night"
- Strata - "Piece By Piece"
- will.i.am - "Go!"
- Wylde Bunch - "Last Day of School"
- Yung Wun - "Yung Wun Anthem"
- Yung Wun featuring DMX, David Banner, and Lil Flip - "Tear It Up" (Not in PC version)
- Z-Trip featuring Soup of Jurassic 5 - "Listen to the DJ"