Madden 22 Controls, Gameplay Sliders, and XP Sliders

By Mehrdad Khayyat

August 16, 2021

Here, you can learn all the things about Madden 22 controls, and Slider settings that would be very important for pro players.

It’s always important to know which button on the controller does what in different situations. The key to success in sports games is to have full control over the controller prior to everything else.

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As a result, it’s pretty important to learn all the Madden 22 controls before starting to play the game. Let’s have a look at these minor but important details of the game.

Madden 22 | Official Reveal Trailer | Gameday Happens Here

Madden 22 | Official Reveal Trailer | Gameday Happens Here

Madden 22 Controls

Below, you can check out all the controls and button schemes for the Xbox version. The corresponding buttons in PlayStation for the Xbox buttons below are as followed:

  • Y = Triangle
  • X = Square
  • A = Cross/X
  • B = Circle
  • LT = L2
  • LB = L1
  • RT = R2
  • RB = R1
  • LS = LS/L3
  • RS = RS/R3
  • Help = Touch Screen (Call Timeout)



Preplay Offense:

Preplay Defense:

Ball in Air:

Defensive Engaged:

Defensive Pursuit:

Defensive Coverage:


Player Locked Receiver:

All the Sliders in Madden 22

In addition to Player and CPU Sliders, Madden 22 also features an XP Slider setting that is available in the Franchise mode. You can access it through Franchise Settings in the Options tab of the Franchise mode.

Below, you can have a look at all Slider options for each section:

Player Skills:

CPU Skills:


XP Sliders:

Madden 22 is now available through Early Access on PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X, Xbox Series S, and PC. You can get Early Access either by pre-ordering the Dynasty Edition or MVP Deluxe Edition.

Also, if you are an EA Play or Xbox Game Pass Ultimate subscriber, you can play Madden 22 for free for up to 10 hours as an Early Access pass.

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Mehrdad Khayyat

Mehrdad is a Senior Staff Writer at DualShockers. He started writing about video games since he was a high-school student. He's probably one of those rare Rainbow Six Siege fans that have the game installed and updated on every available platform.

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