How to Slide in Madden 23

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With Madden 23 sliding into stores today, fans may be wondering how to slide in-game.

With the 2022 NFL season right around the corner, Madden has made its return. The game's box art sees legendary commentator John Madden on the cover after his tragic passing in 2021. Madden 23 features all new FieldSENSE gameplay technology that "equips players with more control at all positions in every mode."

How to Slide in Madden 23

Although football is famous for its big play potential, sometimes it's necessary to get one or two yards when the opportunity calls. Fans of the well-known franchise know how devastating frequent turnovers can be. Here is how you can best protect your QB (or any ball carrier) on those crucial short-yardage situations.

  • For Xbox One and X|S : Tap X
  • For PlayStation 4 & 5 : Tap Square
  • For Windows : Tap Q

It is important to note that the QB must have already passed the line of scrimmage. Otherwise, they will attempt to initiate a pass. Along those lines, it is also important for virtual coaches to remember that when sliding, the ball is marked from where the slide is initiated, not where the ball ends up.