Hines Ward was named MVP for Super Bowl XL.
No, he did not. Hines Ward was the MVP in Super Bowl XL and Santonio Holmes won the award in Super Bowl XLIII.
Through Super Bowl XLII, the University of Georgia: 1) Jake Scott - MVP of Super Bowl VII 2) Terrell Davis - MVP of Super Bowl XXXII 3) Hines Ward - MVP of Super Bowl XL
The super bowl MVP MUST play in the super bowl for them to be the Super Bowl MVP
The 10 most recent Super Bowl MVP's are: Super Bowl XXXIV MVP: Kurt Warner, QB, St. Louis Super Bowl XXXV MVP: Ray Lewis, LB Baltimore Super Bowl XXXVI MVP: Tom Brady, QB, New England Super Bowl XXXVII MVP: Dexter Jackson, FS, Tampa Bay Super Bowl XXXVIII MVP: Tom Brady, QB, New England Super Bowl XXXIX MVP: Deion Branch, WR, New England Super Bowl XL MVP: Hines Ward, WR, Pittsburgh Super Bowl XLI MVP: Peyton Manning, QB, Indianapolis Super Bowl XLII MVP: Eli Manning, qb, NY Giants Super Bowl XLIII MVP: Santonio Holmes, WR, Pittsburgh Steelers
Yes. Shaun Alexander was MVP for the 2005 season, when the Seahawks went to Super Bowl XL and played the Pittsburgh Steelers.
Hines Ward has never won a league MVP Award. But he was named MVP in Super Bowl XL.
Super Bowl X - Lynn SwannSuper Bowl XL - Hines WardSuper Bowl XLIII - Santonio Holmes
Super Bowl MVP's safety Jake Scott (Miami, Super Bowl VII), running back Terrell Davis (Denver, Super Bowl XXXII) and wide receiver Hines Ward (Pittsburgh, Super Bowl XL) all went to Georgia.
Through Super Bowl XLIII: 1) Bob Griese, Miami Dolphins - won Super Bowls VII and VIII - MVP of SB VII was Jake Scott and VIII was Larry Csonka. 2) Ben Roethlisberger, Pittsburgh Steelers - won Super Bowls XL and XLIII - MVP of SB XL was Hines Ward and XLIII was Santonio Holmes.
Eli Manning was awarded the Super Bowl MVP in the 2008 Super Bowl, Super Bowl 42.