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A list of the best Super Bowl MVPs of all time. The Super Bowl has become one of America's greatest traditions. Along with apple pie, there are few things more American than the Super Bowl. The game, which takes places the first Sunday of February, pits the two best NFL teams from the AFC and NFC for the right to take home the Vince Lombardi trophy. Another interesting facet of the game is who will win the Super Bowl MVP. Only one time in the game's history has a member of the losing team been named Super Bowl MVP. Otherwise, you'll see a list of who's who of the NFL's greatest players of all time.

The players who have been named the Super Bowl's standout player are some of the most recognizable names in football. You'll see names like Joe Namath, Troy Aikman and Jerry Rice on here, but it takes a special player to win the MVP twice. Only a handful of players can say they've done it twice. Those players include Bart Starr, Terry Bradshaw, Joe Montana, Tom Brady and Eli Manning.

These are the greatest Super Bowl MVPs of all time. These are the best players to ever take home the Super Bowl MVP. Vote or re-rank this list according to who you think had the greatest performance in Super Bowl history.
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Joe Montana is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Super Bowl MVPs of All Time

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2
+ - 53 21
Jerry Rice is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Super Bowl MVPs of All Time
Jerry Rice - 1989 Wide receiver

3
+ - 42 25
Steve Young is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Super Bowl MVPs of All Time
Steve Young - 1995 Quarterback

4
+ - 45 28
Terry Bradshaw is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Super Bowl MVPs of All Time

5
+ - 47 32
Tom Brady is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Super Bowl MVPs of All Time

6
+ - 37 21
Roger Staubach is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Super Bowl MVPs of All Time
Roger Staubach - 1972 Quarterback

7
+ - 33 23
Aaron Rodgers is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Super Bowl MVPs of All Time
Aaron Rodgers - 2011 Quarterback

8
+ - 38 25
John Elway is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Super Bowl MVPs of All Time
John Elway - 1999 Quarterback

9
+ - 36 26
Joe Namath is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Super Bowl MVPs of All Time
Joe Namath - 1969 Quarterback

10
+ - 38 23
Bart Starr is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Super Bowl MVPs of All Time

11
+ - 35 25
Kurt Warner is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Super Bowl MVPs of All Time
Kurt Warner - 2000 Quarterback

12
+ - 27 17
Terrell Davis is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Super Bowl MVPs of All Time
Terrell Davis - 1998 Running back

13
+ - 36 26
Peyton Manning is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Super Bowl MVPs of All Time
Peyton Manning - 2007 Quarterback

14
+ - 33 24
Franco Harris is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Super Bowl MVPs of All Time

15
+ - 30 24
Drew Brees is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Super Bowl MVPs of All Time
Drew Brees - 2010 Quarterback

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16
+ - 28 23
Larry Csonka is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Super Bowl MVPs of All Time
Larry Csonka - 1974 Running back, Fullback

17
+ - 24 19
Marcus Allen is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Super Bowl MVPs of All Time
Marcus Allen - 1984 Running back

18
+ - 27 22
Ray Lewis is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Super Bowl MVPs of All Time
Ray Lewis - 2001 Linebacker

19
+ - 28 17
Phil Simms is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Super Bowl MVPs of All Time
Phil Simms - 1987 Quarterback

20
+ - 26 24
Eli Manning is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Super Bowl MVPs of All Time

21
+ - 26 20
John Riggins is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Super Bowl MVPs of All Time
John Riggins - 1983 Running back, Fullback

22
+ - 29 23
Lynn Swann is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Super Bowl MVPs of All Time
Lynn Swann - 1976 Wide receiver

23
+ - 27 21
Emmitt Smith is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Super Bowl MVPs of All Time
Emmitt Smith - 1994 Running back

24
+ - 9 3
Von Miller is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Super Bowl MVPs of All Time
Von Miller Outside Linebacker, Defensive end

25
+ - 21 18
Len Dawson is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Super Bowl MVPs of All Time
Len Dawson - 1970 Quarterback

26
+ - 21 16
Jim Plunkett is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Super Bowl MVPs of All Time

27
+ - 21 16
Fred Biletnikoff is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Super Bowl MVPs of All Time
Fred Biletnikoff - 1977 Wide receiver

28
+ - 27 21
Hines Ward is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Super Bowl MVPs of All Time
Hines Ward - 2006 Wide receiver

29
+ - 18 16
Randy White is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Super Bowl MVPs of All Time
Randy White - 1978 Defensive tackle, Defensive end, Linebacker

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30
+ - 18 16
Richard Dent is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Super Bowl MVPs of All Time
Richard Dent - 1986 Defensive end

31
+ - 23 23
Troy Aikman is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Super Bowl MVPs of All Time
Troy Aikman - 1993 Quarterback

32
+ - 18 19
Doug Williams is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Super Bowl MVPs of All Time
Doug Williams - 1988 Quarterback

33
+ - 17 18
Desmond Howard is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Super Bowl MVPs of All Time
Desmond Howard - 1997 Return specialist, Punt returner, Kickoff returner

34
+ - 16 21
Santonio Holmes is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Super Bowl MVPs of All Time
Santonio Holmes - 2009 Wide receiver

35
+ - 14 19
Deion Branch is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Super Bowl MVPs of All Time
Deion Branch - 2005 Wide receiver

36
+ - 15 17
Jake Scott is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Super Bowl MVPs of All Time
Jake Scott - 1973 Safety, Defensive back

37
+ - 17 20
Chuck Howley is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Super Bowl MVPs of All Time
Chuck Howley - 1971 Linebacker

38
+ - 12 19
Dexter Jackson is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Super Bowl MVPs of All Time
Dexter Jackson - 2003 Safety, Defensive back

39
+ - 7 10
Malcolm Smith - 2014 is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Super Bowl MVPs of All Time
Malcolm Smith - 2014

40
+ - 11 15
Ottis Anderson is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Super Bowl MVPs of All Time

41
+ - 13 18
Harvey Martin is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Super Bowl MVPs of All Time
Harvey Martin - 1978 Defensive end, Defensive lineman

42
+ - 12 22
Mark Rypien is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Super Bowl MVPs of All Time
Mark Rypien - 1992 Quarterback

43
+ - 12 26
Joe Flacco is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Super Bowl MVPs of All Time
Joe Flacco - 2013 Quarterback

44
+ - 10 20
Larry Brown is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Super Bowl MVPs of All Time
Larry Brown - 1996 Tackle, Tight end