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Tony Romo May Not Be NFL MVP, But He Has Become An Elite Quarterback

Jordan Schultz | Posted 12.17.2014 | Sports
Jordan Schultz

Tony Romo is not going to win the NFL MVP this season, that much is clear. There are too many other great quarterbacks having monstrous seasons: Aaron Rodgers, Tom Brady and Andrew Luck, to name a few. And his teammate in the Dallas Cowboys backfield, running back DeMarco Murray, is firmly in the conversation as well. But at 34 years young, Romo, fresh off his second serious back surgery, is enjoying the best season of his illustrious (if highly criticized) career, and he has most definitely earned the right to be at least in the conversation about MVPs and elite quarterbacks.

When Working Memory Fumbles: Did Peyton Manning Make Cognitive Errors?

Tracy Alloway, PhD and Ross Alloway, PhD | Posted 04.05.2014 | Science
Tracy Alloway, PhD and Ross Alloway, PhD

Working memory is our ability to process information. We use it to ace the unexpected interview question, to improvise when we leave the notes to our dinner speech at home, and to play in the Super Bowl (well, a few of us, anyway).

MVP!

AP | BARRY WILNER | Posted 02.01.2014 | Sports

NEW YORK (AP) — Peyton Manning made his fifth MVP award a family affair. Manning's record-setting season earned him The Associated Press NFL MVP aw...

Should Vikings Let A.P. Do Even More?

AP | By DAVE CAMPBELL | Posted 03.05.2013 | Sports

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) — Adrian Peterson has been Minnesota's most irreplaceable player for years, piling up 2,097 yards rushing this season alone...

NFL MVP Rankings

Posted 12.13.2012 | Sports

By Dan Parr, Pro Football Weekly With Tom Brady’s offense shredding J.J. Watt’s defense Monday night, Brady made a strong statement about where...

NFL MVP Meter

Posted 12.06.2012 | Sports

By Dan Parr, Pro Football Weekly It’s almost Week 14, and the NFL’s most impressive kid quarterbacks are not fading away down the stretch. In f...

Passed Over: NFL MVP Voters Favor Quarterbacks, Running Backs

Posted 11.30.2012 | Sports

By Mike Beacom, Pro Football Weekly Don’t expect Houston’s J.J. Watt to receive many votes for this year’s Associated Press (AP) Most Valuabl...

Midseason Front-Runners For NFL Awards

AP | BARRY WILNER | Posted 11.10.2012 | Sports

It's been a terrific half-season for Matt Ryan, Marshawn Lynch, J.J. Watt and Charles Tillman. For Andrew Luck, Mark Barron, Doug Martin and Luke K...

NFL Making Its Own Award Show Now

AP | By The Associated Press | Posted 01.04.2012 | Sports

NEW YORK -- The Associated Press and the NFL will announce the annual league awards, including Most Valuable Player, in a two-hour prime-time special ...

TRUE VALUE: Who Is The NFL'S MVP?

Posted 12.23.2011 | Sports

Each week during the latter stages of this NFL season it seems that another player has stepped forward to make his case for the Most Valuable Player. ...

Is Peyton MVP Without Setting Foot On The Field?

AP | By JIM LITKE | Posted 12.07.2011 | Sports

-- Nobody took the debate seriously, not at the start, anyway. The last letter of MVP, after all, stands for "Player," as in someone who actually tak...

MVP

AP | BARRY WILNER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

DALLAS — Here's a Brady Bunch for NFL fans: Tom Brady got all 50 votes for MVP. The New England Patriots quarterback on Sunday became the first...

New York Sportswriters Missing Forest Through the Trees

Dave Hollander | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Dave Hollander

When will sportswriters return to writing about the actual sports they cover? The sports industry has been selling so much off-the-field garbage for so long, it forgets to sell the thing that matters.