NFL Rankings

These computer NFL rankings take margin of victory in games and adjust for strength of schedule. The rating gives an expected margin of victory against an average NFL team on a neutral site.

To make more accurate predictions, these team rankings are combined with preseason model. This preseason component gets less weight with each passing week.

Rk Team Rating Record
1 Los Angeles Rams 7.39 6-0-0
2 New England 5.10 4-2-0
3 Kansas City 4.67 5-1-0
4 New Orleans 4.24 4-1-0
5 Pittsburgh 3.80 3-2-1
6 Baltimore 3.53 4-2-0
7 Minnesota 3.31 3-2-1
8 Philadelphia 3.27 3-3-0
9 Los Angeles Chargers 2.58 4-2-0
10 Jacksonville 2.11 3-3-0
11 Chicago 1.92 3-2-0
12 Carolina 1.11 3-2-0
13 Green Bay 1.10 3-2-1
14 Atlanta 0.76 2-4-0
15 Cincinnati 0.65 4-2-0
16 Seattle 0.50 3-3-0
17 Dallas -0.21 3-3-0
18 Detroit -0.48 2-3-0
19 Houston -1.09 3-3-0
20 San Francisco -1.11 1-5-0
21 Tennessee -1.58 3-3-0
22 Denver -1.92 2-4-0
23 Washington -2.23 3-2-0
24 New York Jets -2.35 3-3-0
25 Miami -2.80 4-2-0
26 Cleveland -3.53 2-3-1
27 Tampa Bay -3.66 2-3-0
28 New York Giants -4.02 1-5-0
29 Arizona -4.50 1-5-0
30 Indianapolis -4.77 1-5-0
31 Oakland -5.70 1-5-0
32 Buffalo -7.08 2-4-0