Top 20 NFL MVP Candidates through Week 17 (#20 through #11)

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20. i-16 Kirk Cousins, Quarterback, Washington Redskins
  • Team Record: 8-7-1
  • Statistics: 406/606 (67.0% completion percentage), 4,917 passing yards, 25 passing touchdowns, 12 interceptions, 34 rush attempts, 96 rushing yards, 4 rushing touchdowns
19. KC Tyreek Hill, Wide Receiver, Kansas City Chiefs 
  • Team Record: 12-4
  • Statistics: 61 receptions, 593 receiving yards, 6 receiving touchdowns, 24 rush attempts, 267 rushing yards, 3 rushing touchdowns, 14 kickoff returns, 384 kickoff return yards, 1 kickoff return touchdown, 39 punt returns, 592 punt return yards, 2 punt return touchdowns, 7 tackles
18. i-7 Justin Tucker, Kicker, Baltimore Ravens
  • Team Record: 8-8
  • Statistics: 27/27 (100% extra point conversion rate), 38/39; 1 blocked field goal (97.4% field goal conversion rate), 4/4 (100% 20-29-yard field goal conversion rate), 10/11; 1 blocked field goal (90.9% 30-39-yard field goal conversion rate), 14/14 (100% 40-49-yard field goal conversion rate), 10/10 (100% 50+-yard field goal conversion rate), 0/1 (0% completion percentage)
17. i-14 Von Miller, Linebacker, Denver Broncos
  • Team Record: 9-7
  • Statistics: 78 tackles, 13.5 sacks, 3 forced fumbles, 3 passes defensed, 1 stuff
16. i-27 Julio Jones, Wide Receiver, Atlanta Falcons
  • Team Record: 11-5
  • Statistics: 83 receptions, 1,409 receiving yards, 6 receiving touchdowns, 2 tackles
15. i-4 Ben Roethlisberger, Quarterback, Pittsburgh Steelers 
  • Team Record: 11-5
  • Statistics: 328/509 (64.4% completion percentage), 3,819 passing yards, 29 passing touchdowns, 13 interceptions, 16 rush attempts, 14 rushing yards, 1 rushing touchdown
14. i-26 Drew Brees, Quarterback, New Orleans Saints
  • Team Record: 7-9
  • Statistics: 471/673 (70.0% completion percentage), 5,208 passing yards, 37 passing touchdowns, 15 interceptions, 23 rush attempts, 20 rushing yards, 2 rushing touchdowns, 2 tackles
13. i-22 Matthew Stafford, Quarterback, Detroit Lions 
  • Team Record: 9-7
  • Statistics: 388/594 (65.3% completion percentage), 4,327 passing yards, 24 passing touchdowns, 10 interceptions, 37 rush attempts, 207 rushing yards, 2 rushing touchdowns, 1 tackle
12. i-18 Odell Beckham Jr., Wide Receiver, New York Giants
  • Team Record: 11-5
  • Statistics: 101 receptions, 1,367 receiving yards, 10 receiving touchdowns, 1 rush attempt, 9 rushing yards, 10 punt returns, 66 punt return yards, 1 tackle
11. i-4 Antonio Brown, Wide Receiver, Pittsburgh Steelers
  • Team Record: 11-5
  • Statistics: 106 receptions, 1,284 receiving yards, 12 receiving touchdowns, 3 rush attempts, 9 rushing yards, 1 kickoff return, 23 kickoff return yards, 15 punt returns, 140 punt return yards, 2 tackles

 

-Asher Fair