Rank 'Em: NFL MVP Candidates

Created: December 23, 2009, 9:28 AM

Where does Tony Romo rank?

How do you size up the NFL MVP race?

The Cowboys finally got a win in December, and it was a big one. Behind a big day from Tony Romo, the Cowboys knocked the Saints from the ranks of the unbeaten. But does that, along with some good performances even in defeat this month, move Romo into the MVP discussion?

Which players are out in front of the race for MVP? Rank the candidates below.

And be sure to check out Mike Sando's blog for ESPN.com's MVP Watch.

  • Jared Allen
    DE, Vikings
  • Tom Brady
    QB, Patriots
  • Drew Brees
    QB, Saints
  • Elvis Dumervil
    DE, Broncos
  • Brett Favre
    QB, Vikings
  • Andre Johnson
    WR, Texans
  • Chris Johnson
    RB, Titans
  • Maurice Jones-Drew
    RB, Jaguars
  • Eli Manning
    QB, Giants
  • Peyton Manning
    QB, Colts
  • Donovan McNabb
    QB, Eagles
  • Adrian Peterson
    RB, Vikings
  • Ray Rice
    RB, Ravens
  • Philip Rivers
    QB, Chargers
  • Aaron Rodgers
    QB, Packers
  • Ben Roethlisberger
    QB, Steelers
  • Tony Romo
    QB, Cowboys
  • Darren Sharper
    S, Saints
  • Reggie Wayne
    WR, Colts
  • Wes Welker
    WR, Patriots
  • Charles Woodson
    CB, Packers
  • Kurt Warner
    QB, Cardinals