2014 NFL Power Rankings

2014 Week 9

Rank
Change
Team
1
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Denver Broncos (6-1)
Still getting better, trip to Pats another big test this week.
2
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Arizona Cardinals (6-1)
Answered every question right so far.
3
3
New England Patriots (6-2)
Very hot, this week will tell us where they’re at.
4
1
Philadelphia Eagles (5-2)
No shame in Cardinals loss, but where is Foles right now?
5
6
Detroit Lions (6-2)
Winning ugly but winning, when does the ugly catch up?
6
4
San Francisco 49ers (4-3)
A fit here when Willis, Smith and Bowman are back, until then . . .
7
3
Indianapolis Colts (5-3)
Have still won 5 of 6, but defense can’t melt down like that.
8
1
Green Bay Packers (5-3)
Is a week off enough for Rodgers’ Hamstring?
9
4
Dallas Cowboys (6-2)
They were due for a fall, this ranking assumes Romo’s okay.
10
4
Cincinnati Bengals (4-2-1)
Impressive bounce back over Ravens.
11
3
San Diego Chargers (5-3)
Two straight losses, now we’ll see what they’re made of.
12
1
Seattle Seahawks (4-3)
A huge must win over Panthers stops the bleeding.
13
4
Baltimore Ravens (5-3)
Haven’t fared well against better teams, need a quality win.
14
2
Kansas City Chiefs (4-3)
Reid has them turned, looking like potential Wild Card.
15
1
Buffalo Bills (5-3)
Beating the teams they should, big step up for these guys.
16
7
Pittsburgh Steelers (5-3)
Didn’t see Colts explosion coming, but “D” still needs help.
17
2
Carolina Panthers (3-4-1)
Still in first in bad division, have to win games like Seahawk loss.
18
3
Cleveland Browns (4-3)
Everybody beats the Raiders, Jaguar loss still a puzzle.
19
6
New Orleans Saints (3-4)
Okay, Packer beatdown very impressive, can they do it again.
20
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Houston Texans (4-4)
Great defense but where is offense without Foster?
21
4
Miami Dolphins (4-3)
Have won 3 of 4 but SD, Det, Buf and Den next, then let’s talk.
22
4
New York Giants (3-4)
Let’s see how much difference a weekend off makes?
23
4
Washington (3-5)
Still plenty of room on Colt McCoy bandwagon, but “D” making a difference.
24
5
Chicago Bears (3-5)
Wow, look out below!
25
1
Minnesota Vikings (3-5)
Nice win but a good club doesn’t struggle like that with Bucs.
26
4
St. Louis Rams (2-5)
Pretty sad encore to Seahawks upset.
27
3
Atlanta Falcons (2-6)
Mike Smith deserves better, but vultures circling now.
28
1
Tennessee Titans (2-6)
It’s going to be a long, long second half of season.
29
1
Jacksonville Jaguars (1-7)
At what point does Gus Bradley have to show us more?
30
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New York Jets (1-7)
It’s Vick time, will he be ready now?
31
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Oakland Raiders (0-7)
Still winless but at least they’re competing.
32
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Tampa Bay Buccaneers (1-6)
Loss to Vikes about as low as it gets.

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