Barring something unforeseen — namely, a long-term injury or sudden, late-season funk — Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers is likely on his way to winning his second NFL MVP award.
Like the Packers, Rodgers has shaken off his early-season funk and, in our estimation, is now pretty much running away with this race.
We’re not just being homers either. A month or so ago, we were handing the award to Cowboys running back DeMarco Murray.
Now, it doesn’t even seem close. Let’s go to the stats.