NFL Player Finalists Revealed For MVP: Most Valuable Performer The off-the-field talent show features Jonathan Stewart, Justin Tucker, Alex Collins, Kevin Zeitler, Brandon Williams, and Domata Peko.
Posted on Jan 18, 2018 10:00am

Six NFL talent acts—and two alternates—have been named as finalists for MVP: Most Valuable Performer.

This unique contest will find the current NFL player with the best off-the-field talent. The interactive one-hour special airs live on Thursday, Jan. 25 at 8/7c (delayed PT) on CBS and CBS All Access.

During the live broadcast, a panel of celebrity judges at the Avalon Hollywood will narrow the group down to three. Then, during the show, you'll be able to vote on to determine the overall winner—who will also be announced live.

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After a nationwide vote, the finalists and their talents are listed below. Click each player's name to see them demonstrate their amazing talent!

- Brandon Williams (Baltimore Ravens, Defensive Tackle), singing

- Jonathan Stewart (Carolina Panthers, Running Back), playing piano

- Justin Tucker (Baltimore Ravens, Placekicker), opera singing

- Alex Collins (Baltimore Ravens, Running Back), Irish dancing

- Kevin Zeitler (Cleveland Browns, Guard), dog tricks

- Domata Peko (Denver Broncos, Nose Tackle), playing guitar

Robert Nkemdiche (Arizona Cardinals, Defensive End) playing saxophone has been named as an alternate. Due to their NFL obligations, Cody Hollister and Jacob Hollister (now playing in the Super Bowl) will no longer be competing in the live show.

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"These six NFL player finalists are about to show viewers another side of their personalities and skillsets," said Bob Horowitz, JUMA Entertainment President. "As they prepare for next Thursday night’s competition, it’s impressive to watch these athletes focus and train in much the same way as they approach a game on Sunday. And just like their day job, their primetime performance will be LIVE!"

Watch MVP: Most Valuable Performer live on Thursday, Jan. 25 at 8/7c on CBS and CBS All Access.