Stephen Totilo reports:
"Quarterback Brett Favre will be available to play as a New York Jet on the day "Madden NFL '09" is released next week. We just got word from EA that the game will still ship with Favre on the cover in his old Green Bay Packers uniform, but the following updates will make him a Jet.
Fast work on EA's part, given that the Favre deal only made the news several hours ago.
Here are the details we got from EA, in the words of a company spokesperson..."