TIME is currently polling readers to determine the most influential people in the world. Their list includes leaders, artists, innovators, icons, heroes, and yes, football players. Currently, the two football players in the running, Aaron Rodgers and Michael Vick, aren't doing too well so if you think they deserve to be including in the world's 100 most influential, then head over to TIME to vote. Aaron Rodgers is currently ranked #179 and Michael Vick is currently ranked #185.
For fans of the television show The Game on BET, you will be happy to hear that producer Mara Brock Akil is currently ranked #31. Voting closes April 14 so get your votes in now!
What are your thoughts on the current rankings? Any surprises about who people consider to be influential? Is there anyone further down the list who you would expect to be currently ranked much higher?