The 2017 NFL season has reached its halfway point, and as usual the top storylines are dominated as much by the household names as the surprises.
Tom Brady and Dak Prescott are entrenched in the MVP race, but who expected Carson Wentz and Kareem Hunt to join them in the conversation? Who saw this defensive dominance from the Jacksonville Jaguars? And what about the offensive explosion from the Los Angeles Rams?
There's a lot to unpack as we get geared up for the stretch run. Vote below on your current picks for the season's biggest awards:
Week 9 of the NFL season concludes Monday night when the Green Bay Packers host the NFC North rival Detroit Lions (8:30 p.m. ET on ESPN/ESPN App), who look to get just their second win at Lambeau Field since 1991.
-- Brendan C. Hall