Aaron Rodgers had maybe the most effective season of his 16-year profession in 2020.
No shock about The Related Press NFL Most Worthwhile Participant: Aaron Rodgers has received it for the third time. Rodgers had maybe the most effective season of his 16-year profession, main Inexperienced Bay to a 13-Three common season, the NFC’s finest mark. Just some months after questions arose about his consolation stage with the Packers — and their selecting a quarterback within the first spherical of April’s draft — Rodgers, who turned 37 in December, tore up the NFL.
Rodgers topped the league with 48 landing passes, completion fee (70.7 %) and a 121.5 ranking. He was picked off simply 5 occasions.
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“It’s actually particular to have received it in my fourth 12 months as a starter and now to win it in my 13th 12 months as a starter in a brand new offense is fairly wonderful and one thing I’m very pleased with,” Rodgers stated, “To have sustained success and be capable to play your finest soccer at 37 in my 16th season is one thing I take lots of pleasure in.”
Additionally no shock is that solely quarterbacks acquired votes from a nationwide panel of 50 media members who usually cowl the league. In spite of everything, professional soccer in recent times has been all concerning the QBs: The previous eight MVPs and 13 of the previous 14 have been quarterbacks.
Rodgers acquired 44 votes, adopted by Buffalo’s Josh Allen with 4, and Kansas Metropolis’s Patrick Mahomes, the 2018 MVP, with two.
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Rodgers was league MVP in 2011 and 2014. He joins former teammate Brett Favre and Tom Brady as a three-time winner.
“The fellows on that listing are guys I grew up watching and idolizing,” he stated. “I used to be lucky to play with Brett for 3 years — a man who received it three years in a row, one thing that can in all probability by no means be achieved once more; it’s so tough to have that sustained success, and do it in consecutive years 3 times. And Tom is without doubt one of the best of all time, and to affix that listing of fellows who’ve received it greater than two occasions is basically particular.”
Peyton Manning has essentially the most MVP awards with 5.
The winner was revealed on the NFL Honors tv present.