Week 17 Power Poll: Denver Broncos climb to the top

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 2
Denver Broncos
12-3 7 - 407
2 3
Atlanta Falcons
13-2 4 - 393
3 1
New England Patriots
11-4 1 - 383
4 2
Green Bay Packers
11-4 1 - 375
5 2
Seattle Seahawks
10-5 - - 368
6 4
Houston Texans
12-3 - - 360
7 6
San Francisco 49ers
10-4-1 - - 347
8 1
Baltimore Ravens
10-5 - - 312
9 1
Washington Redskins
9-6 - - 310
10 3
Cincinnati Bengals
9-6 - - 298
11 1
Indianapolis Colts
10-5 - - 276
12 2
Minnesota Vikings
9-6 - - 275
13 2
Dallas Cowboys
8-7 - - 258
14 2
Chicago Bears
9-6 - - 250
15 5
New York Giants
8-7 - - 235
16 1
New Orleans Saints
7-8 - - 219
17 2
Pittsburgh Steelers
7-8 - - 214
18 1
St. Louis Rams
7-7-1 - - 193
19 1
Miami Dolphins
7-8 - - 181
20 1
Carolina Panthers
6-9 - - 164
21 1
Tampa Bay Buccaneers
6-9 - - 151
22 3
San Diego Chargers
6-9 - - 145
23 1
New York Jets
6-9 - - 123
24 2
Cleveland Browns
5-10 - - 111
25 1
Buffalo Bills
5-10 - - 94
26 1
Detroit Lions
4-11 - - 90
27 4
Tennessee Titans
5-10 - - 81
28
Philadelphia Eagles
4-11 - - 79
29
Arizona Cardinals
5-10 - 1 66
30
Oakland Raiders
4-11 - - 46
31
Jacksonville Jaguars
2-13 - 3 23
32
Kansas City Chiefs
2-13 - 9 18

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.