EA has announced via a blog post that fantasy drafts are now available to Madden 13 players with online Connected Careers, with plans to make fantasy drafts available in offline Connected Careers "in the future."

"It was always our goal with Connected Careers to create a strong core experience that could be built upon for years to come," they write. "Our team is focused on providing fans with a live service forMadden NFL and we are excited that online Fantasy Draft is the first additional feature delivered for Connected Careers. We look forward to continuing to build upon Madden NFL 13 in the future."

Check out the blog post for the details.

[via Joystiq]