Yes, the MVPs touched base via telephone on Tuesday about the subject dominating the sports world.

National League MVP Ryan Braun said he'd spoken with NFL MVP Aaron Rodgers about the Packers' stinging, controversial loss in Seattle on Monday Night Football, a game settled on a last-minute heave that had Packers players, including Rodgers, fuming.

So what did Braun tell his buddy?

"I'm not going to get into our personal conversations," he said with a smile.