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NFL Power Rankings: Don't sleep on the Packers

Green Bay looked better than .500 in dismantling the top-ranked Texans

By Jake Westrich - WhatIfSports.com
October 16, 2012

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 32 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.Chicago Bears+169.625.218.1
2.Houston Texans-167.126.620.8
3.Green Bay Packers+466.327.721.9
4.New England Patriots+164.827.922.8
5.San Francisco 49ers-263.024.519.8
6.Atlanta Falcons-261.724.921.0
7.Minnesota Vikings+160.023.519.9
8.Detroit Lions+859.026.123.0
9.New York Giants+557.225.423.0
10.Denver Broncos+356.525.623.3
11.Arizona Cardinals-255.622.820.6
12.Baltimore Ravens-652.222.622.1
13.Pittsburgh Steelers-151.924.724.1
14.Philadelphia Eagles-351.721.321.0
15.St. Louis Rams+351.222.721.9
16.Miami Dolphins+650.720.520.0
 TeamChangeWin PctPS/GPA/G
17.Seattle Seahawks+450.520.120.0
18.San Diego Chargers-348.722.923.2
19.Tampa Bay Buccaneers+848.121.322.0
20.Dallas Cowboys-1047.223.524.6
21.Oakland Raiders-
22.Buffalo Bills-345.223.324.9
23.Cincinnati Bengals-643.122.224.6
24.New Orleans Saints+242.125.928.5
25.Carolina Panthers-142.122.925.7
26.Washington Redskins-141.921.023.5
27.Cleveland Browns+238.421.625.7
28.New York Jets-537.418.322.4
29.Tennessee Titans+235.921.025.8
30.Indianapolis Colts-234.920.926.1
31.Jacksonville Jaguars+129.818.025.1
32.Kansas City Chiefs-228.419.627.7

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

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