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MVP Most Valuable Performer 2018
CBS: January 25, 2018
JUMA Entertainment
ACE Media

MVP: Most Valuable Performer (2018) is a one-hour special where it becomes an interactive talent show to find the current professional football player who has the best talent off the field.


The MVP contest begins with the first 32 participating players available online at for fans to watch and vote for their favorite performer. The videos showcase various unique talents such as Irish step dancing, rapping and archery among others. Each week, a new group of players' auditions will be available online for fan voting during December. The finalists will be announced in January.

The top finalists will advance to the live show and be assisted by an entertainer who will mentor them and enhance their performances. During the show, a panel of celebrity judges will critique each player's performance before viewers vote online at to determine the MVP: Most Valuable Performer. The winner will be revealed at the end of the show.

List of Pro Football Players, the teams and their talentsEdit

Football Player Teams Talent
Ameer Abdullah Detroit Lions Acro-Yoga
Prince Amukamara Chicago Bears Dancing
Joe Barksdale Los Angeles Chargers Guitar
Justin Bethel Arizona Cardinals Drums
Patrick Chung New England Patriots Cooking
Alex Collins Baltimore Ravens Irish Step Dancing
Fletcher Cox Philadelphia Eagles Archery
Mason Crosby Green Bay Packers Archery
John Denney Miami Dolphins Violin
Max Garcia Denver Broncos Singing
Robert McClain Tampa Bay Buccaneers Artist
AJ Green Cincinnati Bengals Juggling
Jacob & Cody Hollister New England Patriots Singing/Guitar
Miles Killebrew Detroit Lions Saxophone
Marquette King Oakland Raiders Piano
Christian Kirksey Cleveland Browns Drums
Bennie Logan Kansas City Chiefs Archery
Greg Mabin San Francisco 49ers Rap
Arthur Moats Pittsburg Steelers Piano
Corey Nelson Denver Broncos Poetry
Robert Nkemdichie Arizona Cardinals Saxophone
Pat O'Donnell Chicago Bears Trick Shots
Domata Peko Denver Broncos Guitar
Juju Smith-Schuster Pittsburg Steelers Cooking
Johnathan Stewart Carolina Panthers Piano
Joe Thuney New England Patriots Rubik's Cube
Dalvin Tomilinson New York Giants Artist
Stephon Tuitt Pittsburg Steelers Cooking
Brandon Williams Baltimore Ravens Singing
Eddie Yarbrough Buffalo Bills Ukulele/Singing
Kevin Zeitler Cleveland Browns Dog Tricks


The title of this special is a spoof of the term Most Valuable Player.
The winner of the special (although it's not listed) was Justin Tucker of the Baltimore Ravens and his talent was singing the classic opera song Ave Maria.


Official Website
NFL Most Valuable Performer
CBS Press Express | MVP: Most Valuable Performer

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