Comeback Player of the Year

Mariano Rivera (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Mariano Rivera Named American League Comeback Player Of The Year

Retiring Yankees closer Mariano Rivera was voted Marvin Miller Man of the Year for excellence on and off the field, and Rivera was also picked as the AL’s Comeback Player of the Year.


Peyton Manning (credit: Rob Carr/Getty Images), Adrian Peterson  (credit: Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Silverman: Manning, Peterson Stage Comebacks For The Ages

Football fans care about the MVP, the Rookie of the Year and the Coach of the Year. Comeback Player of the Year? Wake me when we get to the good part. But this year, it IS the good part.


Osi Umenyiora  (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images) LaDainian Tomlinson (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Umenyiora, Tomlinson Should Be Considered For Comeback Player Of The Year

When it comes to winning awards, the comeback player of the year honor is one nobody starts his NFL career hoping to get.