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ESPN Commentator Predictions for the 2018-19 NFL Season

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Thirty-three ESPN NFL commentators offered their predictions for the 2018-19 NFL season, and the Saints and Patriots are the favorites to win their respective conferences, while the Rams are also considered serious contenders. The Saints received 13 votes to win the NFC and nine votes to win Super Bowl LIII. The Patriots led the AFC with 14 votes to capture the conference and four picks to win the Super Bowl. The Rams (11 votes to win the NFC, eight to win the Super Bowl) and Jaguars (eight votes to win the AFC, and one vote to win the Super Bowl) also fared well.

The players who earned votes for NFL MVP consideration are: Aaron Rodgers (9), Drew Brees (6), Todd Gurley (5), Tom Brady (4), Deshaun Watson (3), Jared Goff (2) and Odell Beckham Jr., Kirk Cousins, Aaron Donald and Carson Wentz (1 each).

Commentator NFC Champ AFC Champ Super Bowl Champ League MVP
Josina Anderson Vikings Jaguars Vikings Kirk Cousins
Michelle Beisner-Buck Rams Steelers Rams Todd Gurley
Stephania Bell Rams Patriots Patriots Tom Brady
Chris Berman Saints Chiefs Chiefs Drew Brees
Matthew Berry Rams Jaguars Rams Tom Brady
Matt Bowen Saints Patriots Saints Aaron Rodgers
Tedy Bruschi Saints Patriots Patriots Aaron Rodgers
Ryan Clark Rams Chargers Rams Aaron Rodgers
Mike Clay Saints Patriots Saints Drew Brees
Greg Cosell Rams Chargers Rams Jared Goff
Victor Cruz Saints Patriots Saints Odell Beckham Jr.
John Fox Eagles Jaguars Eagles Carson Wentz
Dan Graziano Saints Chargers Saints Drew Brees
Matt Hasselbeck Saints Ravens Saints Drew Brees
Tim Hasselbeck Saints Steelers Steelers Todd Gurley
Andrew Hawkins Rams Patriots Patriots Tom Brady
Suzy Kolber Rams Jaguars Rams Aaron Rodgers
Booger McFarland Eagles Jaguars Eagles Todd Gurley
Randy Moss Rams Patriots Patriots Aaron Rodgers
Wendi Nix Packers Texans Texans Deshaun Watson
Dan Orlovsky Rams Steelers Rams Todd Gurley
Sal Paolantonio Eagles Patriots Eagles Tom Brady
Sam Ponder Rams Steelers Steelers Antonio Brown
Louis Riddick Saints Jaguars Saints Drew Brees
Molly Qerim Rose Saints Texans Texans Todd Gurley
Dianna Russini Saints Jaguars Saints Aaron Rodgers
Rex Ryan Packers Patriots Packers Deshaun Watson
Jeff Saturday Rams Patriots Rams Aaron Rodgers
Adam Schefter Saints Jaguars Jaguars Aaron Rodgers
Joe Tessitore Vikings Chargers Vikings Todd Gurley
Trey Wingo Rams Patriots Rams Jared Goff
Jason Witten Packers Patriots Packers Aaron Rodgers
Charles Woodson Rams Patriots Rams Aaron Donald
Darren Woodson Saints Patriots Saints Deshaun Watson
Damien Woody Saints Texans Saints Drew Brees
Field Yates Eagles Steelers Eagles Aaron Rodgers

 

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