Aaron Rodgers has had a career year, throwing for 45 touchdowns and just six interceptions in a year that many believe is better than that of any quarterback in NFL history. And while he was looked at as a lock for MVP just a few weeks ago, doubt is beginning to creep in people's mind.
Another deserving candidate is Drew Brees, who has matched Rodgers for touchdowns but has also thrown 14 interceptions. However, he has broken several NFL records this season, including the coveted record of passing yards in a season set by Dan Marino in 1984.
However, while Brees would be a very deserving MVP, here are five reasons that I believe that Aaron Rodgers should be named the MVP of the NFL at the end of the year.