Week 14 Power Poll: New England Patriots rise to No. 3

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
11-1 12 - 415
2 1
Atlanta Falcons
11-1 - - 396
3 1
New England Patriots
9-3 1 - 393
4 2
Denver Broncos
9-3 - - 377
5 3
San Francisco 49ers
8-3-1 - - 358
6 2
Green Bay Packers
8-4 - - 346
7 2
Baltimore Ravens
9-3 - - 343
8 1
New York Giants
7-5 - - 311
9 2
Pittsburgh Steelers
7-5 - - 305
10
Seattle Seahawks
7-5 - - 300
11 2
Chicago Bears
8-4 - - 295
12
Indianapolis Colts
8-4 - - 276
13
Cincinnati Bengals
7-5 - - 261
14 1
Washington Redskins
6-6 - - 256
15 3
Dallas Cowboys
6-6 - - 231
16 2
Tampa Bay Buccaneers
6-6 - - 223
17 1
New Orleans Saints
5-7 - - 200
18 1
Minnesota Vikings
6-6 - - 197
19 3
St. Louis Rams
5-6-1 - - 189
20 1
Miami Dolphins
5-7 - - 159
21 2
Buffalo Bills
5-7 - - 153
22 2
Detroit Lions
4-8 - - 151
23 2
San Diego Chargers
4-8 - - 130
24
New York Jets
5-7 - - 125
25 3
Cleveland Browns
4-8 - - 102
26
Tennessee Titans
4-8 - - 90
27 2
Carolina Panthers
3-9 - - 84
28 1
Arizona Cardinals
4-8 - 1 60
29
Philadelphia Eagles
3-9 - 1 59
30 2
Kansas City Chiefs
2-10 - 3 37
31
Oakland Raiders
3-9 - 3 32
32
Jacksonville Jaguars
2-10 - 5 30

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.