Through Super Bowl XLIII, odds are a quarterback will be named MVP of the Super Bowl. 22 MVPs were quarterbacks 7 MVPs were running backs 6 MVPs were wide receivers 3 MVPs were defensive linemen 2 MVPs were safeties 2 MVPs were linebackers 1 MVP was a cornerback 1 MVP was a kick returner Though there have been 43 Super Bowls, there have been 44 Super Bowl MVPs. This is because there was a tie in the voting for MVP in Super Bowl XII, therefore, two players were awarded the MVP. Both players were defensive linemen.
Most Super Bowl MVPs (3).
San Francisco 49ers quarterback Joe Montana was named Most Valuable Player of Super Bowls XVI, XIX and XXIV.
The only brothers to win Super Bowl MVPs are Peyton and Eli Manning, who each won one.
2 Super Bowl MVPs (2001-2002 and 2003-2004) and 2 NFL MVPs (2007 and 2010)
Joe Montana (3)
Joe Montana of the San Francisco 49ers won three Super Bowl Most Valuable Player awards for his performances in Super Bowls XVI, XIX and XXIV. The team with the most Super Bowl MVPs is the Dallas Cowboys, who produced seven in eight appearances.
Dallas Cowboys defensive linemen Randy White and Harvey Martin were co MVPs of Super Bowl XII.
Brees hasnt won any NFL MVPs but he HAS won a Super Bowl MVP (Super Bowl XLIV)
Defensive Linemen Randy White and Harvey Martin of the Dallas Cowboys were named Co-MVPs of Super Bowl XII. This was the only time in Super Bowl history when Co-MVPs were named.