Before the Super Bowl: Mahomes MVP in the NFL for the second time

Status: 02/10/2023 07:40 a.m

Three days before super bowl is Patrick Mahomes was again voted the most valuable player of the NFL season.

The quarterback those hoping to win the title Kansas City Chiefs won the poll among NFL journalists organized by the US news agency AP by a large margin over his final competitor Jalen Hurts of the Philly Eagles. The two teams face each other on Monday night (0.30 a.m. CET). super bowl across from.

The 27 year old Mahomes previously received the honor for the 2018 season and is only the second quarterback in NFL history to have two MVP titles before his 28th birthday.

MVP award bad omen?

However, the election is not necessarily a good sign for him: All nine football professionals who last played in the Super Bowl in the season of their MVP election lost the final.

Mahomes got 490 points, hurt came in at 193. Finished third Quarterback Josh Allen of the Buffalo Bills with 151 points.