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|Peyton Manning was worthy of this year's MVP honors, writes ESPN's Paul Kuharsky. Blog|
A nationwide panel of 50 NFL sportswriters and broadcasters voted on the league MVP award.
|Peyton Manning, Colts||32|
|Chad Pennington, Dolphins||4|
|Michael Turner, Falcons||4|
|Adrian Peterson, Vikings||3|
|James Harrison, Steelers||3|
|Philip Rivers, Chargers||2|
|Chris Johnson, Titans||1|
|Kurt Warner, Cardinals||1|
While Peyton Manning's 2004 season was one of the all-time best, his performance this year compares favorably statistically to 2003, when he shared the MVP award with Steve McNair.