When I originally sat down to write this column, I intended to delve into the depths of Super Bowl history in search of the most unlikely Super Bowl MVPs of all time.
However, as I clicked from page to page, sifting through Super Bowl lore, I couldn’t help but notice the players who made the biggest differences, yet, were robbed of the MVP trophy that they deserved.
Seeing as how today’s youth is all about rebellion and taking on The Man, why not give out a few Bizarro Super Bowl MVP awards?
No, these guys’ teams didn’t always win the game. And no, these guys didn’t always have the best stats or make the most plays. But, without question, the performances of these nine players – be they good or bad – tipped the scales of victory.
So here are six players who did not win the Super Bowl MVP award, but should have … in the bizarro world of this post, anyway.
6. Neil O’Donnell – Super Bowl XXX
For the first Bizarro Super Bowl MVP award, we travel back to Super Bowl XXX. Let us take a mo...