Originally written on thepigskinreport.com  |  Last updated 10/17/14
Peyton Manning has won four NFL MVP awards. The Denver Broncos quarterback is no stranger to what it takes to win the NFL MVP. In fact, although he did not play a single snap during the 2011 NFL season, which turned out to be his final one with the Indianapolis Colts, many felt as if Manning still deserved a few votes for MVP as it proved just how important he was to his team and the league. That did not happen, although it could very well take place in 2012. Only this time, it would be because Manning is proving that he is still one of the best players on the planet, even after missing all of last season following at least three surgeries to repair his neck and back. Even through all of that, Manning continues to play the most inspired football of perhaps any player in the NFL at around the midseason point. He has been that impressive. Manning has led the broncos to a 5-3 start, which is made more impressive by the fact that Denver had a brutal start to the season in terms of their...
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