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ESPN Commentators Share Predictions for the 2016 NFL Season

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Of 42 ESPN commentators, 11 predicted the Seattle Seahawks will win Super Bowl LI. The Green Bay Packers and the New England Patriots follow with nine and six votes, respectively. The Arizona Cardinals and the Pittsburgh Steelers earned five votes apiece.

As for Conference Championships, the Patriots (17 votes) and the Steelers (15) are favored to win the AFC, while the Packers (16) and the Seahawks (15) are favored in the NFC. Quarterbacks Russell Wilson (12), Aaron Rodgers (11) and Ben Roethlisberger (7) earned the most votes for league MVP.

Commentator AFC Champ NFC Champ Super Bowl Champ League MVP
Josina Anderson Broncos Cardinals Cardinals Carson Palmer
Annie Apple Patriots Giants Giants Eli Manning
Joe Banner Chiefs Packers Packers Aaron Rodgers
Michelle Beisner Steelers Packers Steelers Ben Roethlisberger
Jarrett Bell Steelers Seahawks Steelers Russell Wilson
Stephania Bell Patriots Panthers Panthers Cam Newton
Chris Berman Chiefs Seahawks Seahawks Russell Wilson
Matthew Berry Patriots Packers Patriots Aaron Rodgers
Andrew Brandt Steelers Packers Packers Aaron Rodgers
Tedy Bruschi Steelers Seahawks Seahawks Russell Wilson
Adam Caplan Patriots Seahawks Seahawks Todd Gurley
Ryan Clark Steelers Packers Packers Ben Roethlisberger
John Clayton Steelers Seahawks Seahawks Ben Roethlisberger
Jeff Darlington Patriots Packers Patriots Tom Brady
Trent Dilfer Steelers Panthers Panthers Ben Roethlisberger
Mark Dominik Bengals Seahawks Seahawks Russell Wilson
Dan Graziano Bengals Cardinals Cardinals Russell Wilson
Jon Gruden Steelers Packers Packers Aaron Rodgers
Matt Hasselbeck Steelers Seahawks Seahawks Russell Wilson
Tim Hasselbeck Patriots Seahawks Patriots Cam Newton
Merril Hoge Steelers Packers Steelers Ben Roethlisberger
Ron Jaworski Bengals Seahawks Seahawks Russell Wilson
Keyshawn Johnson Steelers Packers Steelers Aaron Rodgers
Suzy Kolber Patriots Cardinals Cardinals Tom Brady
Randy Moss Patriots Seahawks Patriots Aaron Rodgers
Wendi Nix Patriots Packers Patriots Tom Brady
Sal Paolantonio Patriots Seahawks Seahawks Russell Wilson
Antonio Pierce Colts Packers Packers Aaron Rodgers
Louis Riddick Patriots Seahawks Seahawks Russell Wilson
Jeff Saturday Patriots Panthers Panthers Ben Roethlisberger
Phil Savage Steelers Seahawks Seahawks Cam Newton
Adam Schefter Chiefs Packers Packers Aaron Rodgers
Mark Schlereth Patriots Packers Packers Aaron Rodgers
Michael Smith Jets Packers Packers Antonio Brown
Jim Trotter Steelers Cardinals Steelers Russell Wilson
Ed Werder Steelers Seahawks Seahawks Russell Wilson
Trey Wingo Patriots Cardinals Cardinals Russell Wilson
Charles Woodson Raiders Packers Raiders Khalil Mack
Darren Woodson Patriots Panthers Panthers Aaron Rodgers
Damien Woody Patriots Seahawks Patriots Ben Roethlisberger
Field Yates Patriots Cardinals Cardinals Cam Newton
Steve Young Steelers Packers Packers Aaron Rodgers

 

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