Tom Brady shows MVP chops

Emotion, leadership on display as Patriots QB sparks rout of Texans

Updated: December 11, 2012, 10:11 AM ET
By Mike Reiss | ESPNBoston.com

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. -- New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady usually delivers signature moments with his arm, but it was an uncharacteristic scramble, and the fiery emotion that followed, that sparked an unforgettable "M-V-P! M-V-P!" chant during the team's 42-14 rout of the visiting Houston Texans on Monday night.

Brady for MVP? It's hard to argue with that thought after another stellar effort, this time as he carved up the team with the AFC's best record as the Patriots look primed ...

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