I can’t say that any of us are surprised by the results. I’m not as excited as I was last year for reasons I’ve already gotten into. Drew Brees finished second, Rivers a distant third and Favre got one vote. It wouldn’t have mattered at all in this particular contest, but I would still like to see the AP go to a weighted vote system where writers get to vote for their top five players.
Still this year was all about Manning. Week 14 was pivotal for a lot of people as Manning hit Wayne on a bomb to beat Jacksonville and Brees failed to rally the Saints past Dallas just two nights later.
So without further ado, I bring you
18 Things that are Better in Fours…
6. Leaves on a clover
8. More years
12. Horsemen of the Apocalypse
14. Cardinal directions
18. MVP Awards
Manning’s Four MVP Seasons: