Madden 21 X Factor Abilities Guide – Full Abilities List For All Madden NFL 21 Teams

Madden NFL 21 X factor abilities

If you are new to Madden NFL 21 or joined the franchise last season, you might not be very familier with the X-Factor Abilities. You can use these X-Factor abilities once you manage to meet certain requirements at your end. These are powerful abilities that can prove to be complete game-changers for Madden NFL 21 players. Each of these X-Factor abilities from Madden 21 have their own requirements and once you manage to meet the criteria, you can swing the game’s momentum in your direction.

Madden 21 X-Factor Abilities List and How to Use

Do not confuse X-Factor abilities with Super Abilities. The later are passives many Madden 21 players posses. Even X-Factor players have Superstar abilities. You will notice that many players possess multiple Superstar abilities. Meanwhile, X-Factor abilities are given once to any player of your choice. You can assign Superstar X-Factor abilities to 50 players only. The list of Madden NFL 21 X-Factors are different this years because new players are introduced.

Below you will find all Madden NFL 21 X-Factor abilities for different teams, and an explanation on how to use them.

Denver Broncos

“Fearmonger” allows you to pressure the QB while you’re engaged with a blocker.

Superstars: Von Miller, Justin Simmons, Courtland Sutton

Chicago Bears

Chicago Bears ability is called Unstoppable Force. When activated, pass runs will wins lead to faster block shredding.

Superstars: Khalil Mack, Allen Robinson II

Buffalo Bills

Buffalo Bills ability is Rac ‘Em Up. When activated, it helps you win RAC catches against single coverage. The second X-Factor for this team is “Shutdown.” When triggered, your team has tighter coverage and additional INTs on contested catches.

Superstars: Stefon Diggs, Micah Hyde, Tre’Davious White

Cleveland Browns

Browns use “Unstoppable Force” which lets you pass rush wins lead to faster block shredding. The second ability for the Cleveland Browns is “Wrecking Ball” which increases your success rate on next three trucks or stiff arms.

Superstars: Myles Garret, Nick Chubb, Odell Becham Jr.

Tampa Bay Buccaneers

“Double Me” lets you win aggressive catches against single coverage. This team also has “Pro Reads” ability which highlights the first open player and does take pressure.

Superstar: Mike Evans, Tom Brady, Rob Gronkowski, Lavonte David, Chris Godwin, Shaquil Barrett

Arizona Cardinals

“Double Me” lets you win aggressive catches against single coverage. “Fearmonger” allows you to pressure the QB while you’re engaged with a blocker.

Superstars: Deandre Hopkins, Chandler Jones, Budda Baker, Kyler Murray

Los Angeles Chargers

Chargers have the “Max Security” which gives you a high possession success rate. This team also has “Unstoppable Force” which lets you pass rush wins lead to faster block shredding. Chargers’ third and final ability is “Reinforcement” which gives your team a higher chance of defeating run blocks and disrupt catches.

Superstars: Keenan Allen, Joey Bosa, Chris Harris Jr.

Kansas City Chiefs

“Bazooka” is an X-Factor ability in Madden NFL 21 which gives you 15+ yards maximum throwing distance.”Double Me” lets you win aggressive catches against single coverage. “RAC ‘Em Up” it helps you win RAC catches against single coverage. The third ability for the Chiefs is “Reinforcement” which gives your team a higher chance of defeating run blocks and disrupt catches.

Superstars: Patrick Mahomes, Travis Kelce, Tyreek Hill, Tyrann Mathieu, Chris Jones, Mitchell Schwartz.

Dallas Cowboys

Cowboys have “Max Security” which gives you a high possession success rate. The second X-Factor this team is “Freight Train” which will increase your chances to break the next tackle attempt. The third and final X-Factor for Dallas Cowboys is “Unstoppable Force” which lets you pass rush wins lead to faster block shredding.

Superstars: Amari Cooper, Exekiel Elliot, DeMarcus Lawrence, Zack Martin, Tyron Smith, Dak Prescott.

Atlanta Falcons

“Double Me” lets you win aggressive catches against single coverage.

Superstar: Julio Jones, Grady Jarrett, Matt Ryan.

San Francisco 49ers

“YAC ‘Em Up” will boost your chance to break first post-catch tackle. The second X-Factor for this team is “Shutdown” which gives your team tighter coverage and additional INTs on contested catches. The final X-Factor for 49ers is “Relentless” which lets your team rush moves without any cost.

Superstars: George Kittle, Richard Sherman, Nick Bosa, Trent Williams, Fred Warner, Arik Armstead.

New York Giants

“First One Free” is a Giants ability which gives your team high fakeout rate on the next juke, spin, or hurdle.

Superstars: Saquon Barkley

Green Bay Packers

“Double Me” lets you win aggressive catches against single coverage. “Shutdown” gives your team tighter coverage and additional INTs on contested catches. “Gambler” Faster passes that ignore the AI defenders.

Superstars: Davante Adams, Jaire Alexander, Aaron Rodgers, David Bakhtiari, Kenny Clark, Za’Darius Smith.

Carolina Panthers

“Ankle Breaker” gives high fakeout rate on skill movees after a catch.

Superstars:Christian McCaffrey, D.J. Moore.

New England Patriots

“Shutdown” gives your team tighter coverage and additional INTs on contested catches. “Zone Hawk” gives additional INTs in zone coverage.

Superstars:Devin McCourty, Stephon Gilmore, Julian Edelman.

Los Angeles Rams

“Blitz” will wipe resistance bars for field blockers. “Bottleneck” lets you easily win man press attempts.

Superstars: Aaron Donald, Jalen Ramsey, Cooper Kupp, Andrew Whitworth.

Baltimore Ravens

“Run Stuffer” makes your block shedding more effective compared to run plays. “Truzz” means you won’t fumble on tackles.

Superstars: Calais Campbell, Lamar Jackson, Ronnie Stanley, Marlon Humphrey.

New Orleans Saints

“Max Security” gives high possession success rate. “Unstoppable Force” lets you pass rush wins lead to faster block shredding. “Pro Reads” ability highlights the first open player and does take pressure.

Superstars: Michael Thomas, Cameron Jordan, Drew Brees, Terron Armstead, Ryan Ramczyk, Alvin Kamara.

Seattle Seahawks

“Avalanche” makes the opponents fumble with downhill hit-sticks. “Blitz Radar” will highlight additional blitzers.

Superstars: Bobby Wagner, Russel Wilson, Jamal Adams.

Pittsburgh Steelers

“Unstoppable Force” lets you pass rush wins lead to faster block shredding.

Superstars: T.J. Watt, David Decastro, Cameron Heyward, Minkah Fitzpatrick.

Houston Texans

“Relentless” gives you points free rush moves.

Superstars: J.J. Watt, Deshaun Watson.

Minnesota Vikings

“Reinforcement” gives you more chances to defeat run blocks and disrupt catches. “First One Free” gives your team high fakeouts on next juke, spin, or hurdle. “Double Me” lets you win aggressive catches against single coverage. “Unstoppable Force” lets you pass rush wins lead to faster block shredding.

Superstars: Harrison Smith, Dalvin Cook, Adam Thielen, Danielle Hunter, Eric Kendricks.

Tennessee Titans

“Freight Train” X-Factor ability will increase chances of breaking the next tackle attempt.

Superstar: Derrick Henry, Kevin Byard.

These were all of thee Maddeen NFL 21 X-Factors if you need more help with the game check out the Wiki page.

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