Week 8 NFL Power Rankings

By: Ryan Kirouac

Another week is in the books for the 2019 NFL season.

With Patrick Mahomes injured during the Kansas City Chiefs Thursday night game, the AFC has been blown wide open (except for the one seed, that belongs to the Patriots). Teams like the Indianapolis Colts and the Baltimore Ravens are looking to take that playoff bye week away from the Chiefs, and other teams are hanging in there, fighting for a Wild Card berth.

Over in the NFC, it is still very much anyone’s game.

The San Francisco 49ers remain undefeated due to spectacular defensive efforts, but the New Orleans Saints and Green Bay Packers are hot on their tail. A week from now, we’ll have eclipsed the halfway mark of the season and teams will start to drop out of playoff contention for good.

This week was a relatively predictable week, with very few upsets across the board. With that being said, the top ten this week still received a bit of a shake-up, so let’s get right into it.

32. Miami Dolphins (Last Week: 32)

31. Cincinnati Bengals (Last Week: 31)

30. Washington Redskins (Last Week: 30)

29. Atlanta Falcons (Last Week: 29)

28. New York Jets (Last Week: 25)

27. New York Giants (Last Week: 26)

26. Los Angeles Chargers (Last Week: 22)

25. Denver Broncos (Last Week: 21)

24. Tampa Bay Buccaneers (Last Week: 24) BYE

23. Tennessee Titans (Last Week: 28)

22. Oakland Raiders (Last Week: 19)

21. Arizona Cardinals (Last Week: 27)

20. Cleveland Browns (Last Week: 20) BYE

19. Jacksonville Jaguars (Last Week: 23)

18. Pittsburgh Steelers (Last Week: 18) BYE

17. Detroit Lions (Last Week: 17)

16. Chicago Bears (Last Week: 10)

15. Philadelphia Eagles (Last Week: 8)

14. Carolina Panthers (Last Week: 14) BYE

13. Los Angeles Rams (Last Week: 16)

12. Seattle Seahawks (Last Week: 5)

11. Dallas Cowboys (Last Week: 15)

10. Houston Texans (Last Week: 6)

9. Buffalo Bills (Last Week: 12)

8. Minnesota Vikings (Last Week: 11)

7. Baltimore Ravens (Last Week: 9)

6. Kansas City Chiefs (Last Week: 7)

5. Indianapolis Colts (Last Week: 13)

4. San Francisco 49ers (Last Week: 4)

3. Green Bay Packers (Last Week: 3)

2. New Orleans Saints (Last Week: 2)

1. New England Patriots (Last Week: 1)

Cover photo via: Justin Casterline/Getty Images

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About Ryan Kirouac 9 Articles
Ryan is from Holden, MA and joined the Edge Sports Network team in October of 2019. Ryan is a Boston sports fan, but is specifically a huge supporter of the New England Patriots. He formerly ran "Daily Pats Talk," a page dedicated to Patriots football. He now runs the Patriots Lighthouse Army on Twitter (@LighthousePats). Ryan currently attends Nichols College in Dudley, MA. He also has experience covering the NFL as a whole. Follow Ryan on Twitter @TheOfficialRK_.

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