Excerpt: It is surprising that EA, a company that has practically built its name on the Madden franchise, hasn't given football a 'Big' makeover. The label has tackled nearly every other sport, from snowboarding to basketball to even pro wrestling, but has never taken on the gridiron.
Excerpt: Let me take you to a place where there are no "Mile High Stadiums" or "Lombardi Fields." No camera crews or sellout crowds. No big commercial deals or million dollar contracts and no playoff berths or Superbowl appearances.
Conclusion: NFL Street is very good for a first title. The graphics are good, presentation is energetic, and the various challenges gives the game lots of replay value. The gameplay is solid, but needs work in giving it a bit more balance.