While they haven't said exatcly how many copies it has sold, EA says NCAA Football 2005 videogame sold 50% more copies in its first week of release this year than in the same period last year. NCAA Football 2004 sold over one million copies, so you can do the math.

The company also stated that pre-sell numbers for Madden NFL 2005 are up 100% over last year's figures. Said Frank Gibeau, EA’s senior vice president of marketing for North America, “This will be the biggest year ever for all of our football franchises."