Seahawks running back Shaun Alexander won the 2005 NFL MVP, but quarterbacks are the top candidates for the 2011 award.
I apologize for posting rarely during the holiday season, but I’ll try to make up for it by tabulating the actual NFL MVP votes. Although the balloting occurred one day after the regular season, the award won’t be announced until the night before the Super Bowl. That means voters have to be quiet for more than a month, which might be difficult in an environment of Twitter and blogs. Contact information for the 50 Associated Press voters can be found here
Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers (4)