NFL MVP Chase after Week 2: It’s not about Tom Brady’s TDs

After Week 1 of the 2021 NFL season, 16 teams were undefeated, and they produced the initial batch of 50 players earning an MVP point. Those teams went 7–9 in Week 2, and there are now seven teams at 2–0, 18 at 1–1, and seven at 0–2.

Winning the game is the first requirement for earning an MVP point, and we now have 75 players with at least one MVP point. I won’t list them all today.

I will, however, list the 12 players from the undefeated teams that have two MVP points. I’ll note that the undefeated…