Peyton Hillis to Grace 'Madden NFL 12' Cover

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The Cleveland Browns running back bested Michael Vick in final fan vote.

Cleveland Browns running back Peyton Hillis will grace the cover of Electronic Arts' Madden NFL 12 game. The 25-year-old Arkansas alum beat out fellow finalist Michael Vick as well as Super Bowl MVP Aaron Rodgers and Matt Ryan of the Atlanta Falcons for the cover, which was determined by a fan vote on ESPN.com.

More than one million votes were cast during the contest's final Hillis vs. Vick showdown, with more than 12 million votes tallied since the contest's March 21 launch, according to ESPN.

Hillis will pose for the high-profile game cover during a photo shoot on Thursday morning.

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