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NFL Power Rankings: Bengals leap into top tier

2-0 Buffalo Bills climb 10 spots to No. 12

September 16, 2014

WhatIfSports.com utilizes its NFL simulation engine to present the most comprehensive and unbiased ranking of all 32 teams. We simulated thousands of NFL games and used the winning percentages from those games to evaluate every team. All teams are ranked below with their average points for and against from the simulated games. All rosters and depth charts are up-to-date as of Tuesday of each week.

Teams Ranked by Winning Percentage
(everyone plays everyone 100 times)

 TeamChangeWin PctPS/GPA/G
1.Seattle Seahawks-71.424.417.2
2.Denver Broncos-70.127.119.5
3.Philadelphia Eagles+163.625.420.4
4.Green Bay Packers+163.625.720.9
5.San Francisco 49ers-263.023.318.4
6.Cincinnati Bengals+560.222.819.4
7.New England Patriots-158.923.920.2
8.Baltimore Ravens+258.722.519.4
9.Indianapolis Colts-258.223.020.0
10.Chicago Bears-257.723.320.5
11.Arizona Cardinals-257.423.020.6
12.Buffalo Bills+1054.222.921.3
13.New Orleans Saints-52.824.523.6
14.Houston Texans+252.121.120.3
15.San Diego Chargers+251.924.924.4
16.Carolina Panthers-151.422.121.5
 TeamChangeWin PctPS/GPA/G
17.Atlanta Falcons-350.222.923.1
18.Cleveland Browns+645.920.822.4
19.Dallas Cowboys+645.623.124.8
20.Washington Redskins+345.622.624.0
21.Pittsburgh Steelers-245.422.423.9
22.New York Jets-245.119.420.7
23.Tennessee Titans+344.620.522.5
24.Detroit Lions-644.022.324.6
25.Kansas City Chiefs-1343.519.521.9
26.Miami Dolphins-542.820.923.4
27.Minnesota Vikings-42.321.223.8
28.New York Giants-38.722.025.5
29.Tampa Bay Buccaneers+237.921.125.7
30.St. Louis Rams-132.019.225.5
31.Jacksonville Jaguars-125.317.426.4
32.Oakland Raiders-23.916.826.3

Jake Westrich is the Digital Content Coordinator for WhatIfSports.com. He can be reached at jwestrich@whatifsports.com.

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