The top 10 rated rookies in Madden 2016 found out their ratings for this year's installation of the popular video game, including St. Louis Rams RB Todd Gurley who was tied for third-highest.
- Amari Cooper, WR, OAK – 82 OVR
- Jameis Winston, QB, TB – 81 OVR
- Todd Gurley, RB, STL – 80 OVR
- Leonard Williams, DL, NYJ – 80 OVR
- Brandon Scherff, OL, WAS – 80 OVR
- Dante Fowler Jr., DE, JAX – 79 OVR
- Melvin Gordon, RB, SD – 78 OVR
- Kevin White, WR, CHI - 78 OVR
- Marcus Mariota, QB, TEN – 78 OVR
- Vic Beasley, DE, ATL – 77 OVR
Gurley was the only one of Madden's five top-rated rookies drafted outside the top six in the 2015 NFL Draft. The only player taken in the top 10 of the draft to not make Madden's top 10 was New York Giants OT Ereck Flowers.