2014 NFL Power Rankings

2014 Week 3

Rank
Change
Team
1
1
Denver Broncos (2-0)
The hardest team to beat right now.
2
1
Seattle Seahawks (1-1)
Have to figure out how to play on road.
3
2
New England Patriots (1-1)
Visit to Vikes a little more what we expected.
4
4
Cincinnati Bengals (2-0)
Haven’t shown a weakness yet.
5
2
Philadelphia Eagles (2-0)
Can defense keep up with the big boys?
6
4
Carolina Panthers (2-0)
Competition will get tougher but “D” already is.
7
3
Green Bay Packers (1-1)
Once they woke up vs. Jets, explosiveness was obvious.
8
5
San Francisco 49ers (1-1)
4 turnovers and 16 penalties? Really?
9
3
Houston Texans (2-0)
Interesting to watch when they step up in class on schedule.
10
5
Arizona Cardinals (2-0)
All Bruce Arians does is win.
11
10
Buffalo Bills (2-0)
Could be a surprise team to keep an eye on.
12
5
San Diego Chargers (1-1)
Seattle whipping very impressive.
13
5
Baltimore Ravens (1-1)
Home cooking and a little nasty really helped.
14
5
Indianapolis Colts (0-2)
Where will pass rush come from with Mathis not coming back?
15
4
Chicago Bears (1-1)
A+ for character versus Niners but still questions on defense.
16
5
Atlanta Falcons (1-1)
Not the same team on road as they were in opener.
17
3
Miami Dolphins (1-1)
Troubles started when Moreno went down.
18
2
Pittsburgh Steelers (1-1)
Rebuilding defense not there yet.
19
1
Minnesota Vikings (1-1)
Pretty different look without A.P.
20
2
New York Jets (1-1)
Defense disappeared when Pack got serious.
21
8
Detroit Lions (1-1)
Offense shouldn’t fall that flat, even in Carolina.
22
16
New Orleans Saints (0-2)
No idea how to explain this, defense awful.
23
7
Dallas Cowboys (1-1)
Much better on defense but still have problems there.
24
1
St. Louis Rams (1-1)
Much better versus Bucs but will struggle at QB all year.
25
2
Cleveland Browns (1-1)
Hoyer apparently wants to keep his job.
26
5
Washington (1-1)
Let the quarterback controversy begin!
27
4
Tennessee Titans (1-1)
Still a team without an identity.
28
4
New York Giants (0-2)
How has Eli fallen so far, so fast?
29
3
Kansas City Chiefs (0-2)
Heroic vs. Broncos, just not very good.
30
2
Jacksonville Jaguars (0-2)
Didn’t see collapse vs. Redskins coming after decent Week One.
31
2
Tampa Bay Buccaneers (0-2)
Same old Lovie, lots of defense but no plan on offense.
32
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Oakland Raiders (0-2)
Either Houston’s that good or the Raiders just are awful.

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