2017 NFL Award Predictions

Christian McCaffrey, Telvin Smith
Offensive Rookie of the Year Christian McCaffrey (AP Photo/Stephen B. Morton, File) (AP/Stephen B. Morton)
New York Giants quarterback Josh Johnson (8) is sacked by Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker T.J. Watt (90) during the first quarter of a preseason NFL football game, Friday, Aug. 11, 2017, in East Rutherford, N.J. (AP Photo/Bill Kostroun)
Defensive Rookie of the Year T.J. Watt (AP Photo/Bill Kostroun) (AP/Bill Kostroun)
GLENDALE, AZ - AUGUST 12:  Running back David Johnson #31 of the Arizona Cardinals rushes the football past cornerback David Amerson #29 of the Oakland Raiders during the first half of the NFL game at the University of Phoenix Stadium on August 12, 2017 in Glendale, Arizona.  (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)
Offensive Player of the Year David Johnson (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images) (Getty Images/Christian Petersen)
FILE - In this Jan. 3, 2016, file photo, Houston Texans defensive end J.J. Watt (99) gestures during the first half of an NFL football game against the Jacksonville Jaguars, in Houston. Many observers believe you can put a blanket over Houston, Tennessee and Indianapolis because their talent bases are that close. We demur. The Texans have a terrific defense that gets back the incomparable Watt and could be enough to overcome a mediocre offense with an unproven QB and suspect passing game. They are well coached and rarely beat themselves, until the playoffs, that is.
(AP Photo/Eric Christian Smith, File)
Defensive Player of the Year J.J. Watt — which will also earn him Comeback Player of the Year (AP Photo/Eric Christian Smith, File) (AP/Eric Christian Smith)
FILE - In this Aug. 31, 2017, file photo, Green Bay Packers' Aaron Rodgers warms up before a preseason NFL football game against the Los Angeles Rams, in Green Bay, Wis. The Green Bay Packers head into the season with familiar expectations as a favorite again to win the NFC North and get to the Super Bowl. Goals will always be set high especially with quarterback Aaron Rodgers in his prime. (AP Photo/Jeffrey Phelps, File)
MVP Aaron Rodgers (AP Photo/Jeffrey Phelps, File) (AP/Jeffrey Phelps)
FILE - In this Oct. 23, 2016, file photo, Tennessee Titans head coach Mike Mularkey applauds a play in the first half of an NFL football game against the Indianapolis Colts in Nashville, Tenn. His confidence has filtered through the Titans who are poised to go from the worst in the NFL a year ago to first in the AFC South with two games left. They visit Jacksonville on Saturday. (AP Photo/James Kenney, File)
Coach of the Year Mike Mularkey (AP Photo/James Kenney, File) (AP)
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Christian McCaffrey, Telvin Smith
New York Giants quarterback Josh Johnson (8) is sacked by Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker T.J. Watt (90) during the first quarter of a preseason NFL football game, Friday, Aug. 11, 2017, in East Rutherford, N.J. (AP Photo/Bill Kostroun)
GLENDALE, AZ - AUGUST 12:  Running back David Johnson #31 of the Arizona Cardinals rushes the football past cornerback David Amerson #29 of the Oakland Raiders during the first half of the NFL game at the University of Phoenix Stadium on August 12, 2017 in Glendale, Arizona.  (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)
FILE - In this Jan. 3, 2016, file photo, Houston Texans defensive end J.J. Watt (99) gestures during the first half of an NFL football game against the Jacksonville Jaguars, in Houston. Many observers believe you can put a blanket over Houston, Tennessee and Indianapolis because their talent bases are that close. We demur. The Texans have a terrific defense that gets back the incomparable Watt and could be enough to overcome a mediocre offense with an unproven QB and suspect passing game. They are well coached and rarely beat themselves, until the playoffs, that is.
(AP Photo/Eric Christian Smith, File)
FILE - In this Aug. 31, 2017, file photo, Green Bay Packers' Aaron Rodgers warms up before a preseason NFL football game against the Los Angeles Rams, in Green Bay, Wis. The Green Bay Packers head into the season with familiar expectations as a favorite again to win the NFC North and get to the Super Bowl. Goals will always be set high especially with quarterback Aaron Rodgers in his prime. (AP Photo/Jeffrey Phelps, File)
FILE - In this Oct. 23, 2016, file photo, Tennessee Titans head coach Mike Mularkey applauds a play in the first half of an NFL football game against the Indianapolis Colts in Nashville, Tenn. His confidence has filtered through the Titans who are poised to go from the worst in the NFL a year ago to first in the AFC South with two games left. They visit Jacksonville on Saturday. (AP Photo/James Kenney, File)

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