As we head towards the stretch run of the NFL common season, the MVP dialog has heated up, and Eagles quarterback Jalen Hurts finds himself squarely within the combine.
Hurts has the second-best odds to win MVP, behind Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes, per OddsChecker.
The rise in Hurts’ MVP odds comes after his eye-popping efficiency final week towards the Inexperienced Bay Packers in prime time. He grew to become the primary quarterback since 1950 to document 150-plus speeding yards, 150-plus passing yards and a number of passing touchdowns in the identical sport, per NFL Analysis.
Hurts additionally broke Michael Vick’s document for many speeding yards by an Eagles quarterback in a sport with 157.
Former NFL QB Robert Griffin III, who is aware of a factor or two about being a cell QB, favors Hurts for the award.
“After what he simply did with 157 yards speeding and prepared them to victory, he is the MVP. However the High three are Jalen, Tua [Tagovailoa], and Patrick Mahomes,” he advised NBC Sports activities Philadelphia.
Even Fox Sports activities’ Skip Bayless, a infamous Cowboys fanboy, offers the MVP nod to Hurts.