Super Bowl MVP is the greatest individual honor in gridiron football. Since QBs catch most of the NFL spotlight, the award tends to go the winning pivot who leads his offense to glory. Defense may win championships, but defenders mostly get passed over – until the most recent handful of Super Bowls.
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Breaking down the trends for MVPs of the Super Bowl reveals which players will likely earn the awards in 2018. As expected, QBs win more than half of all MVP nods, while offensive linemen never win. Kick returner Desmond Howard sprinted into history as the only special teams Super Bowl MVP, but he needed a 99-yard TD return and 244 combined yards to buck the trend.
Defense has been earning more respect during recent Super Bowls, with Von Miller and Malcolm Smith rising above competitors… Want more? Let’s look at the most valuable MVP numbers in history.
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The NHL three stars of the week recognize the biggest contributors on the best teams in the league. Over the last seven days, Brad Marchand, Connor Hellebuyck and Nathan MacKinnon were officially honored, leading the Bruins, Jets and Avalanche to continued success in the regular season. Canadian stars of the week include Mike Smith and Cam Talbot, who backstopped the Flames and Oilers, along with Max Pacioretty, who helped the Habs pull off an upset against the Capitals.
A dozen games populate a busy hockey schedule on January 23rd, including five Canadian teams playing against American rivals. The best NHL picks and pucklines this evening include a handful of positive lines, including the Canucks hosting the Kings, the Jets travelling to the Shark Tank, Edmonton hosting the Sabres and the Senators visiting the Blues. Montreal will count on home and rest advantage against Colorado, the hottest team in the NHL.
Welcome to our Week 17 Stanley Cup and Conference Championship futures odds update as we examine who is hot, and who is not, prior to NHL All-Star Weekend break. Compact, though still action packed, puck handicappers will navigate 35 games during just four days within this segment. Online betting boards are loaded with six matches on January 22, 2018, to prime the pump.
We are down to the final eight players in each of the 2018 Australian Open singles draws, and it's becoming more and more tough to pick the champion. What follows is a recap of the best action from the fourth round, plus a preview and prediction for each of the quarter-finals.