Tom Brady, Joe Montana and Players with Multiple Super Bowl MVPs

Tom Brady And Joe Montana Have Won Three Super Bowl MVPs

Tom Brady And Joe Montana Have Won Three Super Bowl MVPs

Let’s wrap up the football season here at Sports List of the Day (sure, there’ll be a new NFL post around here and there) – but with the Super Bowl and the 2014 season over, here’s one for the road (or offseason, if you will).

More than half (27) of the Super Bowl MVPs have been quarterbacks. Aside from spectacular performances and directing the offense, they are occasionally the default choice.

With those kind of odds, it’s not a great surprise that all five players who have taken the Super Bowl MVP more than once (not easy to do considering you actually have to win the Super Bowl more than once in the first place) are quarterbacks.

Tom Brady won his third yesterday, continuing the career comparison with another three-time SB MVP winner, Joe Montana.

Eli Manning took both awards in the New York Giants‘ two wins over Brady’s New England Patriots.

Terry Bradshaw won two MVP’s out of his four wins with the Pittsburgh Steelers, and Bart Starr won his back-to-back in the first two Super Bowls.

  PLAYER SUPER BOWL MVPs TEAM SUPER BOWL (SEASON) COMP/ATT YARDS TD/INT
1. Tom Brady 3 New England Patriots XXXVI (2001) 16/27 145 1/0
        XXXVIII (2003) 32/48 354 3/1
        XLIX (2014) 37/50 328 4/2
               
               
1. Joe Montana 3 San Francisco 49ers XVI (1981) 14/22 157 1/0
        XIX (1984) 24/35 331 3/0
        XXIV (1989) 22/29 297 5/0
               
               
3. Eli Manning 2 New York Giants XLII (2007) 19/34 255 2/1
        XLVI (2011) 30/40 296 1/0
               
               
3. Terry Bradshaw 2 Pittsburgh Steelers XIII (1978) 17/30 318 4/1
        XIV (1979) 14/21 309 2/3
               
               
3. Bart Starr 2 Green Bay Packers I (1966) 16/23 250 2/1
        II (1967) 13/24 202 1/0

Photo: espn.com

Posted on February 2, 2015, in NFL Football and tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. 1 Comment.

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