Week 12 Power Poll: Texans, Falcons show vulnerability

Teams ranked Nos. 1 through 32, as voted on by a panel of 13 NFL.com and NFL Network experts. Total points based on 32 points for a first-place vote through one point for a 32nd-place vote. Don't agree with the experts? Create your own rankings.

Rank Team W-L 1st Votes Last Votes Points
1
Houston Texans
9-1 11 - 414
2
Atlanta Falcons
9-1 - - 385
3
San Francisco 49ers
7-2-1 2 - 382
4 2
Baltimore Ravens
8-2 - - 374
5 3
New England Patriots
7-3 - - 366
6 2
Green Bay Packers
7-3 - - 363
7 2
Denver Broncos
7-3 - - 351
8 2
Chicago Bears
7-3 - - 315
9
Pittsburgh Steelers
6-4 - - 306
10
New York Giants
6-4 - - 303
11
Seattle Seahawks
6-4 - - 291
12 3
Tampa Bay Buccaneers
6-4 - - 260
13 3
New Orleans Saints
5-5 - - 254
14 1
Minnesota Vikings
6-4 - - 246
15 1
Dallas Cowboys
5-5 - - 240
16 4
Indianapolis Colts
6-4 - - 229
17
Cincinnati Bengals
5-5 - - 223
18 3
Washington Redskins
4-6 - - 179
19
Detroit Lions
4-6 - - 165
20
San Diego Chargers
4-6 - - 156
21 3
Miami Dolphins
4-6 - - 154
21 5
New York Jets
4-6 - - 154
23
Buffalo Bills
4-6 - - 149
24 1
Tennessee Titans
4-6 - - 120
25 3
Arizona Cardinals
4-6 - - 102
25 2
St. Louis Rams
3-6-1 - - 102
27 4
Philadelphia Eagles
3-7 - - 79
28
Oakland Raiders
3-7 - - 59
29 1
Cleveland Browns
2-8 - - 52
30 1
Carolina Panthers
2-8 - - 49
31
Jacksonville Jaguars
1-9 - - 29
32
Kansas City Chiefs
1-9 - 13 13

Voters in the NFL.com Power Poll: Gil Brandt, Bucky Brooks, Charley Casserly, Heath Evans, Daniel Jeremiah, Michael Lombardi, Willie McGinest, Shaun O'Hara, Gregg Rosenthal, Darren Sharper, Kurt Warner, Brian Webber, Steve Wyche.