Adrian Peterson's inspiration continues to positively affect kids in need. This time, he responded…
MVP to be announced on Super Bowl eve
The show, "NFL Honors," will be broadcast on CBS on Feb. 2.
All seven AP NFL awards will be presented from 9 p.m. to 11 p.m. EST live from the Mahalia Jackson Theater in New Orleans during a show hosted by "30 Rock" star Alec Baldwin. The show will feature a live performance by OneRepublic and appearances by Hall of Famers Jim Brown, Emmitt Smith and Steve Young.
The awards program will be preceded by a red-carpet show on NFL Network from 8 p.m. to 9 p.m. EST.
In addition to MVP, the league will announce the winner of the Walter Payton NFL Man of the Year Award, which recognizes a player's community service as well as playing excellence.
The other AP awards are Coach of the Year, Comeback Player, Defensive Player and Defensive Rookie, and Offensive Player and Offensive Rookie.
A nationwide panel of 50 media members who regularly cover the NFL votes for the awards. The AP tabulates the ballots.
Among the leading candidates for MVP are Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning, Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers and Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson.
BearReport.com Recommended Stories
Daily Dr. Roto: Week 7 Thoughts
Dr. Roto looks ahead to Week 7 to offer his opinion on three QBs, three RBs & three WRs. For example, Doc thinks Baltimore Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco (pictured above) continues his hot streak…Read More
School of Jock: Which Colleges Make NFL Stars
What college football conferences and programs lead the way into the NFL? Here's a deep look into the numbers and some of these findings may surprise you.Read More
NFL Week 7: Previews & Predictions
Our staff breaks down every game this week with insider info.Read More
FSU vs. Notre Dame Preview and Prediction
Florida State hosts fifth-ranked Notre Dame on Saturday, and the matchups favor the Seminoles.Read More
Monster Blue Catfish Caught In Texas
Check out this huge blue catfish taken on Lake Tawakoni!Read More
- Game 6 Discussion Thread - Sign of life - W 27-13
- Serve me up some crow
- Greatest All-Time Chicago Bear
- Matt Forte leads the league in receptions (and other cool stats)
- Packers vs Miami nail bitter