San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick will take on Seattle Seahawks All-Pro cornerback Richard Sherman once more. However, this battle won't take place on the gridiron.
NFL fans have chosen to reignite the league's hottest rivalry by pinning these two franchise players in a toe-to-toe showdown for the grand prize of ... the Madden NFL 2015 video game cover.
Kaepernick defeated Nick Foles in the first round and Luke Kuechly in the second round to earn his place in the semifinals. Sherman knocked off Alshon Jeffery and Jimmy Graham.
Quarterbacks Cam Newton and Andrew Luck comprise the other semifinal matchup.
The semifinal winners, determined by the fans, will be revealed Friday, May 30, at 4 p.m. and will battle for the right to grace the cover of the 2015 video game. The overall winner will be announced on Friday, June 6.
Madden NFL 15 is developed in Orlando, Florida by EA Tiburon and will be available on Aug. 26 in North America and on Aug. 29.
EA Sports media services contributed to this report