Brown's lawyer believes the settlement 'marks an important victory' for cases revolving around publicity rights.
Richard Hilleman, director of early Madden NFL titles and chief creative director, spent 30 years with the publishing giant.
The Madden series' creator is suing EA for 19 years of royalties, saying the football games are still based on his original from 1988.
"Good! I hope it shakes up this bullshit known as Madden Football. I wish other companies could ..."