Originally written on Football Nation  |  Last updated 12/12/12

FOXBORO, MA - JANUARY 10: Tom Brady #12 of the New England Patriots gestures as he lines up in the shotgun formation against the Baltimore Ravens during the 2010 AFC wild-card playoff game at Gillette Stadium on January 10, 2010 in Foxboro, Massachusetts. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)
With Tom Brady's four touchdown passes in the Patriots 42-14 dismantling of the Houston Texans  Monday night, let the debate begin. Tom Brady is the NFL's Most Valuable Player for the 2012 season.I know of one voter who might disagree, (Adam Schein endorses Andrew Luck for MVP), but how could you even consider Luck, after watching Brady go to work Monday night on J.J. (S)Watt and the Texans defense.Sure, if you want to make an argument for Peyton Manning, I'll listen. He is nothing short of a miracle on the field for the Denver Broncos. The same could be said for Adrian Peterson in Minnesota. Both players are performing at extraordinary levels this season, especially when you consider the injuries both overcame.Manning, missed all of the 2011 season with a neck injury that required four operations to fix. Many people wondered if he would be the same when he came back, or if the surgery and the time off would linger and have an adverse effect on his ability to be the Manning that won...
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