Ray Rice’s actions will not only force suspension from the NFL but also he’s removal from Madden NFL  15. The roster change is scheduled to take place by this upcoming Friday.

Rice was in physical altercation with his wife which was reported via video by TMZ.

“With Ray Rice’s indefinite suspension from the NFL, he will be removed from Madden NFL 15,” an EA Sports representative told GameSpot. “This roster change will take place by this Friday.”

This is not the first time actions like this has happened. New England Partriots tight end, Aaron Hernandez was also removed last year due to charges.

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