In the NFL, the right coaching decisions combined with focused preparation can turn a lastplace team into a championship contender. NFL Head Coach 09 gives you the opportunity tomake the decisions that can turn your favorite NFL franchise into a perennial champion. Notonly can you design and call plays, but NFL Head Coach 09 puts you in the thick of managingplayers, coaches, and the front office. And of course your team will have to perform on the fieldif you intend to keep your job. Do you have what it takes to be an NFL Head Coach?
All –New Play Creator —In the first fully featured play creator for a next generation football game, users can create new plays and use them in their playbooks. You can even create plays in- game to defend against unexpected plays from your opponent. Custom plays you save to your playbook are seamlessly imported into Madden NFL 09, and are available to share online.
Active Sideline—Coach your team to victory with all of the excitement of game day from the sideline. Utilize game planning and assistant coach's input to make the decisions that will define not only the game, but your career.
Live Events—Enter into a brand new auction like “mini-game” that allows you to make key decisions like free agents, trades, and hiring new assistant coaches. All of these events could involve counter offers from other teams that require instant responses or the risk of losing the opportunity.
Approval Rating — Every decision you make from who you draft, to how you react on the sideline will impact your approval rating with the media, fans, players, coaches and your team owner.