Originally Posted by Jack Burton
I disagree, what makes him deserve it any more than Rivers? Turner? Pennington? I'd say they got it wrong.
Favre has two mvp's, Barry deserved it outright that year.
Last name. The real reason Manning won the award was his last name. He may have had a great second half of the season but Kurt Warner is a guy who had a great first half. Rivers and Turner had great seasons but they don't have the star power that Payton has.