NFL Rankings, Past and Present

2018 NFL Rankings

The Dunkel NFL Index analyzes game data to produce a power rating for each team. Those ratings are the basis for game predictions, which can be found HERE. The categories below are as follows:

W/L RTG — Index rating for the season adjusted for won/loss record.
SEA RTG — Pure Index rating for season.
REC RTG — Most recent pure Index rating.
17 HI — Highest pure Index rating for season.
17 LO — Lowest pure Index rating for season.
16 W/L — Adjusted Index rating for 2016 season.
16 SEA — Pure Index rating for 2016 season.
W/L +/- — Percentage increase/decrease for adjusted Index rating over previous season.
SEA +/- — Percentage increase/decrease for pure Index rating over previous season.
LST 5 W/L — Adjusted Index rating for last 5 years.
LST 5 SEA — Pure Index rating for last 5 years.
*Super Bowl Champion
+Super Bowl Runner-Up

Regular Season

RANK TEAMS RECORD W/L RTG SEA RTG REC RTG 18 HI 18 LO 17 W/L 17 SEA W/L +/- SEA +/- LST 5 W/L LST 5 SEA DIVISION
1 New Orleans 13-3 147.840 140.450 136.699 148.927 132.613 143.335 138.901 3.14% 1.11% 134.987 133.510 NFC South
2 LA Rams+ 13-3 145.767 137.638 137.112 141.007 133.331 138.394 134.699 5.33% 2.18% 132.126 131.830 NFC West
3 Kansas City 12-4 144.581 138.669 140.011 142.202 135.125 137.784 135.567 4.93% 2.29% 140.514 136.671 AFC West
4 New England* 11-5 144.100 137.449 143.602 143.602 129.103 148.338 140.210 -2.86% -1.97% 147.851 139.870 AFC East
5 LA Chargers 12-4 141.995 136.084 135.686 141.210 131.436 133.783 132.305 6.14% 2.86% 132.153 132.449 AFC West
6 Chicago 12-4 141.874 136.702 138.599 139.744 128.899 123.573 128.007 14.81% 6.79% 125.902 128.711 NFC North
7 Pittsburgh 9-6-1 139.526 137.309 135.756 143.510 132.631 142.815 136.164 -2.30% 0.84% 139.970 135.832 AFC North
8 Baltimore 10-6 138.095 135.879 136.068 139.241 133.006 134.100 132.622 2.98% 2.46% 133.076 132.633 AFC North
9 Philadelphia 9-7 136.112 134.635 136.209 144.349 126.620 149.598 139.992 -9.01% -3.83% 136.748 134.531 NFC East
10 Seattle 10-6 136.090 133.873 133.403 138.337 128.630 135.562 134.084 0.39% -0.16% 139.850 136.450 NFC West
11 Indianapolis 10-6 135.327 132.371 137.541 141.352 121.961 117.927 123.839 14.75% 6.89% 130.950 130.507 AFC South
12 Dallas 10-6 134.893 131.937 132.692 136.159 127.852 133.912 132.434 0.73% -0.38% 135.233 133.016 NFC East
13 Houston 11-5 134.622 130.927 133.867 138.477 120.801 123.843 129.754 8.70% 0.90% 130.559 130.263 AFC South
14 Minnesota 8-7-1 134.591 133.852 134.441 138.734 126.330 144.623 137.233 -6.94% -2.46% 135.199 133.129 NFC North
15 Tennessee 9-7 131.984 131.984 132.627 138.607 127.177 130.064 128.586 1.48% 2.64% 124.204 126.864 AFC South
16 Carolina 7-9 131.723 133.201 132.602 138.230 126.836 137.324 133.630 -4.08% -0.32% 135.417 133.495 NFC South
17 Atlanta 7-9 130.461 131.939 132.798 138.956 126.404 139.903 136.947 -6.75% -3.66% 133.685 132.946 NFC South
18 Cleveland 7-8-1 127.760 128.499 133.369 133.369 124.843 110.295 122.119 15.83% 5.22% 118.354 124.709 AFC North
19 Green Bay 6-9-1 127.331 129.548 124.946 132.315 124.946 130.171 131.649 -2.18% -1.60% 135.490 133.717 NFC North
20 Denver 6-10 126.945 129.901 126.808 136.915 123.216 121.932 126.366 4.11% 2.80% 134.790 133.608 AFC West
21 Cincinnati 6-10 126.395 129.351 128.567 134.507 123.831 126.794 128.272 -0.31% 0.84% 132.480 132.184 AFC North
22 Washington 7-9 126.239 127.717 121.959 134.123 121.957 129.613 131.091 -2.60% -2.57% 127.224 128.702 NFC East
23 Detroit 6-10 126.071 129.027 132.467 132.763 121.484 134.774 133.296 -6.46% -3.20% 131.333 131.037 NFC North
24 Jacksonville 5-11 124.947 129.381 125.446 138.326 123.748 139.182 135.488 -10.23% -4.51% 122.611 126.602 AFC South
25 Tampa Bay 5-11 124.860 129.293 129.206 139.463 123.944 124.555 128.989 0.24% 0.24% 123.805 127.647 NFC South
26 Miami 7-9 124.756 126.234 119.613 132.079 119.613 121.850 124.806 2.38% 1.14% 127.082 128.117 AFC East
27 NY Giants 5-11 122.709 127.143 131.126 132.250 124.296 118.793 126.183 3.30% 0.76% 126.181 128.989 NFC East
28 Buffalo 6-10 121.206 124.162 127.376 131.726 118.155 130.923 130.184 -7.42% -4.63% 130.718 131.162 AFC East
29 San Francisco 4-12 120.756 126.668 126.132 135.700 118.907 120.667 123.623 0.07% 2.46% 122.033 126.467 NFC West
30 NY Jets 4-12 120.104 126.015 120.749 135.690 118.934 121.654 126.088 -1.27% -0.06% 123.669 127.216 AFC East
31 Oakland 4-12 116.197 122.109 123.703 126.969 116.525 123.814 126.770 -6.15% -3.68% 124.084 126.596 AFC West
32 Arizona 3-13 115.148 122.537 119.964 129.069 117.223 127.701 127.701 -9.83% -4.04% 131.374 130.783 NFC West

Through 2/3/19

Pre-Season

RANK TEAMS RECORD W/L RTG SEA RTG 18 HI 18 LO 17 W/L 17 SEA W/L +/- SEA +/- DIVISION
1 Baltimore 5-0 131.270 127.575 128.786 128.786 125.424 127.390 4.66% 3.05% AFC North
2 Green Bay 2-2 126.319 126.319 130.139 130.139 121.874 127.526 3.65% -0.95% NFC North
3 Pittsburgh 3-1 125.527 124.049 124.786 126.385 122.456 119.208 2.51% 5.30% AFC North
4 Cleveland 3-1 125.422 123.944 125.324 125.324 122.451 119.294 2.43% 5.14% AFC North
5 Minnesota 3-1 125.403 123.925 126.520 126.520 122.900 123.410 2.04% 1.61% NFC North
6 New Orleans 3-1 124.659 123.182 124.239 127.626 119.171 117.860 4.61% 5.77% NFC South
7 Denver 2-2 124.434 124.434 124.421 127.106 122.253 128.376 1.78% -3.07% AFC West
8 Carolina 3-1 124.158 122.680 124.745 124.745 120.928 122.249 2.67% 1.56% NFC South
9 Indianapolis 3-1 123.963 122.485 122.999 123.565 121.205 116.520 2.28% 6.39% AFC South
10 Jacksonville 3-1 123.855 122.377 122.723 124.725 119.447 119.944 3.69% 3.26% AFC South
11 Kansas City 2-2 123.240 123.240 123.718 124.919 121.337 125.631 1.57% -1.90% AFC West
12 New England 3-1 123.128 121.650 122.555 122.675 120.578 117.834 2.11% 4.49% AFC East
13 Houston 3-1 123.029 121.551 122.661 122.661 120.617 119.887 2.00% 2.62% AFC South
14 Cincinnati 3-1 122.706 121.228 123.981 123.981 118.087 118.700 3.91% 3.37% AFC North
15 Arizona 3-1 122.249 120.771 123.983 123.983 117.875 117.247 3.71% 4.27% NFC West
16 Oakland 3-1 120.917 119.439 120.747 122.667 116.064 115.169 4.18% 4.99% AFC West
17 NY Giants 2-2 120.110 120.110 122.382 122.382 116.917 115.711 2.73% 3.80% NFC East
18 Buffalo 2-2 119.984 119.984 122.358 122.358 117.807 120.143 1.85% -0.13% AFC East
19 Tampa Bay 2-2 119.433 119.433 122.134 122.134 116.730 119.373 2.32% 0.05% NFC South
20 Chicago 2-3 119.250 119.989 122.384 122.384 117.835 119.548 1.20% -0.25% NFC North
21 San Francisco 1-3 118.668 120.146 121.502 121.502 117.641 122.534 0.87% -3.16% NFC West
22 Miami 1-3 118.503 119.981 120.579 121.776 117.910 118.782 0.50% -0.23% AFC East
23 NY Jets 1-3 118.387 119.865 121.988 121.988 117.740 118.829 0.55% -0.37% AFC East
24 Seattle 0-4 117.819 120.775 124.568 124.568 118.384 128.326 -0.48% -8.19% NFC West
25 Washington 1-3 117.009 118.487 119.611 119.611 117.909 120.528 -0.76% -2.92% NFC East
26 LA Chargers 2-2 114.995 114.995 118.043 118.043 112.975 113.845 1.79% 1.01% AFC West
27 LA Rams 2-2 114.145 114.145 116.560 116.560 112.317 116.039 1.63% -1.63% NFC West
28 Detroit 1-3 113.826 115.304 116.949 116.949 113.226 121.667 0.53% -6.44% NFC North
29 Philadelphia 1-3 113.235 114.713 115.438 115.603 113.461 122.475 -0.20% -7.54% NFC East
30 Dallas 0-4 111.725 114.680 117.479 117.479 112.546 116.457 -0.73% -4.06% NFC East
31 Tennessee 0-4 110.609 113.565 115.125 115.125 112.994 119.277 -2.11% -7.27% AFC South
32 Atlanta 0-4 108.489 111.445 113.017 113.017 108.306 117.099 0.17% -7.35% NFC South
Through 8/30/18

2017 NFL Rankings

The Dunkel NFL Index analyzes game data to produce a power rating for each team. Those ratings are the basis for game predictions, which can be found HERE. The categories below are as follows:

W/L RTG — Index rating for the season adjusted for won/loss record.
SEA RTG — Pure Index rating for season.
REC RTG — Most recent pure Index rating.
17 HI — Highest pure Index rating for season.
17 LO — Lowest pure Index rating for season.
16 W/L — Adjusted Index rating for 2016 season.
16 SEA — Pure Index rating for 2016 season.
W/L +/- — Percentage increase/decrease for adjusted Index rating over previous season.
SEA +/- — Percentage increase/decrease for pure Index rating over previous season.
LST 5 W/L — Adjusted Index rating for last 5 years.
LST 5 SEA — Pure Index rating for last 5 years.
*Super Bowl Champion
+Super Bowl Runner-Up

RANK TEAMS RECORD W/L RTG SEA RTG REC RTG 17 HI 17 LO 16 W/L 16 SEA W/L +/- SEA +/- LST 5 W/L LST 5 SEA DIVISION
1 Philadelphia* 13-3 149.598 139.992 144.361 146.774 134.520 131.247 132.725 13.98% 5.47% 136.201 133.984 NFC East
2 New England+ 13-3 148.338 140.210 141.487 143.449 135.794 151.172 140.087 -1.87% 0.09% 147.770 139.937 AFC East
3 Minnesota 13-3 144.623 137.233 136.748 141.783 129.857 132.643 132.643 9.03% 3.46% 132.735 131.553 NFC North
4 New Orleans 11-5 143.335 138.901 137.219 145.048 130.184 129.442 130.920 10.73% 6.10% 134.137 132.955 NFC South
5 Pittsburgh 13-3 142.815 136.164 134.902 138.902 130.669 142.126 136.953 0.48% -0.58% 138.212 134.517 AFC North
6 Atlanta 10-6 139.903 136.947 138.294 143.479 130.903 142.814 137.641 -2.04% -0.50% 131.979 132.127 NFC South
7 Jacksonville 10-6 139.182 135.488 136.232 140.309 129.392 117.146 124.536 18.81% 8.79% 120.091 124.377 AFC South
8 LA Rams 11-5 138.394 134.699 134.776 144.446 120.494 120.863 126.775 14.50% 6.25% 128.690 130.316 NFC West
9 Kansas City 10-6 137.784 135.567 132.795 143.956 126.226 141.352 136.180 -2.52% -0.45% 138.961 135.709 AFC West
10 Carolina 11-5 137.324 133.630 133.257 137.388 126.842 130.070 133.026 5.58% 0.45% 137.313 134.062 NFC South
11 Seattle 9-7 135.562 134.084 132.927 137.922 130.026 140.053 136.358 -3.21% -1.67% 142.640 137.763 NFC West
12 Detroit 9-7 134.774 133.296 132.680 136.632 129.514 131.511 130.772 2.48% 1.93% 132.282 131.690 NFC North
13 Baltimore 9-7 134.100 132.622 132.492 139.057 123.823 130.213 130.213 2.99% 1.85% 132.093 132.093 AFC North
14 Dallas 9-7 133.912 132.434 134.042 137.555 127.408 142.527 135.877 -6.04% -2.53% 134.606 132.981 NFC East
15 LA Chargers 9-7 133.783 132.305 135.631 138.212 127.243 126.317 130.751 5.91% 1.19% 130.934 131.968 AFC West
16 Buffalo 9-7 130.923 130.184 127.985 136.995 125.172 133.225 134.703 -1.73% -3.35% 131.473 131.917 AFC East
17 Green Bay 7-9 130.171 131.649 125.461 136.998 125.461 136.797 133.102 -4.84% -1.09% 136.315 134.098 NFC North
18 Tennessee 9-7 130.064 128.586 130.925 133.835 121.926 130.036 128.558 0.02% 0.02% 123.206 126.162 AFC South
19 Washington 7-9 129.613 131.091 127.693 134.236 127.670 131.870 131.131 -1.71% -0.03% 125.661 128.321 NFC East
20 Arizona 8-8 127.701 127.701 132.198 132.198 123.638 132.404 133.143 -3.55% -4.09% 135.545 132.884 NFC West
21 Cincinnati 7-9 126.794 128.272 129.229 134.045 121.662 130.042 132.259 -2.50% -3.01% 134.940 133.462 AFC North
22 Tampa Bay 5-11 124.555 128.989 132.806 135.452 125.567 132.433 130.955 -5.95% -1.50% 123.178 127.316 NFC South
23 Houston 4-12 123.843 129.754 117.759 140.588 117.759 131.299 129.821 -5.68% -0.05% 127.082 129.299 AFC South
24 Oakland 6-10 123.814 126.770 124.398 134.381 123.937 137.038 131.865 -9.65% -3.86% 124.442 126.954 AFC West
25 Chicago 5-11 123.573 128.007 130.166 131.435 122.676 117.602 124.992 5.08% 2.41% 123.883 127.726 NFC North
26 Denver 5-11 121.932 126.366 125.244 138.199 117.652 136.551 135.073 -10.71% -6.45% 139.322 135.923 AFC West
27 Miami 6-10 121.850 124.806 124.438 129.150 120.621 132.371 130.154 -7.95% -4.11% 128.451 129.190 AFC East
28 NY Jets 5-11 121.654 126.088 124.494 130.994 118.657 121.760 126.194 -0.09% -0.08% 124.944 127.309 AFC East
29 San Francisco 6-10 120.667 123.623 137.687 137.687 118.259 113.784 122.652 6.05% 0.79% 127.291 129.064 NFC West
30 NY Giants 3-13 118.793 126.183 124.735 132.709 121.310 135.566 131.871 -12.37% -4.31% 126.915 129.132 NFC East
31 Indianapolis 4-12 117.927 123.839 122.790 128.949 118.022 130.287 130.287 -9.49% -4.95% 131.500 130.614 AFC South
32 Cleveland 0-16 110.295 122.119 122.832 124.819 120.368 110.346 120.691 -0.05% 1.18% 117.025 124.414 AFC North
Through 2/4/18

2016 NFL Rankings

The Dunkel NFL Index analyzes game data to produce a power rating for each team. Those ratings are the basis for game predictions, which can be found HERE. The categories below are as follows:

W/L RTG — Index rating for the season adjusted for won/loss record.
SEA RTG — Pure Index rating for season.
REC RTG — Most recent pure Index rating.
16 HI — Highest pure Index rating for season.
16 LO — Lowest pure Index rating for season.
15 W/L — Adjusted Index rating for 2015 season.
15 SEA — Pure Index rating for 2015 season.
W/L +/- — Percentage increase/decrease for adjusted Index rating over previous season.
SEA +/- — Percentage increase/decrease for pure Index rating over previous season.
LST 5 W/L — Adjusted Index rating for last 5 years.
LST 5 SEA — Pure Index rating for last 5 years.
*Super Bowl Champion
+Super Bowl Runner-Up

RANK TEAMS RECORD W/L RTG SEA RTG REC RTG 16 HI 16 LO 15 W/L 15 SEA W/L +/- SEA +/- LST 5 W/L LST 5 SEA DIVISION
1 New England* 14-2 151.172 140.087 148.405 148.405 134.171 146.270 140.358 3.35% -0.19% 147.735 140.197 AFC East
2 Atlanta+ 11-5 142.814 137.641 145.594 146.392 125.034 130.293 130.293 9.61% 5.64% 132.828 132.089 NFC South
3 Dallas 13-3 142.527 135.877 133.737 140.069 129.374 122.919 128.831 15.95% 5.47% 134.074 132.744 NFC East
4 Pittsburgh 11-5 142.126 136.953 136.350 141.266 131.262 139.701 136.745 1.74% 0.15% 135.980 133.616 AFC North
5 Kansas City 12-4 141.352 136.180 137.325 138.544 133.777 142.019 137.585 -0.47% -1.02% 134.015 132.980 AFC West
6 Seattle 10-5-1 140.053 136.358 133.337 141.239 131.814 141.174 138.219 -0.79% -1.35% 143.664 138.195 NFC West
7 Oakland 12-4 137.038 131.865 128.403 137.292 127.004 127.434 128.912 7.54% 2.29% 123.349 126.453 AFC West
8 Green Bay 10-6 136.797 133.102 135.548 139.050 124.042 139.736 136.780 -2.10% -2.69% 138.425 135.026 NFC North
9 Denver 9-7 136.551 135.073 134.730 140.971 127.702 143.640 136.989 -4.93% -1.40% 143.794 138.178 AFC West
10 NY Giants 11-5 135.566 131.871 131.687 136.607 128.502 128.725 131.681 5.31% 0.14% 130.753 131.197 NFC East
11 Buffalo 7-9 133.225 134.703 127.352 143.321 127.352 133.652 133.652 -0.32% 0.79% 129.976 131.158 AFC East
12 Minnesota 8-8 132.643 132.643 128.833 141.519 125.499 136.869 133.174 -3.09% -0.40% 130.318 130.170 NFC North
13 Tampa Bay 9-7 132.433 130.955 133.146 137.493 124.408 121.350 124.306 9.13% 5.35% 124.158 127.705 NFC South
14 Arizona 7-8-1 132.404 133.143 135.444 140.299 127.114 144.322 136.933 -8.26% -2.77% 134.439 132.666 NFC West
15 Miami 10-6 132.371 130.154 128.850 134.169 122.824 123.993 126.949 6.76% 2.52% 129.940 130.383 AFC East
16 Washington 8-7-1 131.870 131.131 131.387 134.329 127.275 129.860 129.121 1.55% 1.56% 126.725 128.647 NFC East
17 Detroit 9-7 131.511 130.772 126.911 137.265 126.317 127.906 129.384 2.82% 1.07% 129.986 130.872 NFC North
18 Houston 9-7 131.299 129.821 131.342 133.816 126.936 130.456 129.717 0.65% 0.08% 130.744 130.596 AFC South
19 Philadelphia 7-9 131.247 132.725 135.140 137.570 126.456 129.485 130.963 1.36% 1.35% 130.831 131.718 NFC East
20 Indianapolis 8-8 130.287 130.287 133.411 135.373 126.989 129.491 129.491 0.61% 0.61% 134.118 131.310 AFC South
21 Baltimore 8-8 130.213 130.213 128.711 134.125 125.105 124.444 128.877 4.64% 1.04% 133.701 132.814 AFC North
22 Carolina 6-10 130.070 133.026 132.321 141.334 127.795 149.171 138.087 -12.80% -3.66% 135.713 133.497 NFC South
23 Cincinnati 6-9-1 130.042 132.259 135.548 135.575 128.996 142.472 137.299 -8.72% -3.67% 136.495 134.278 AFC North
24 Tennessee 9-7 130.036 128.558 131.210 133.914 123.301 115.860 123.250 12.24% 4.31% 121.504 125.347 AFC South
25 New Orleans 7-9 129.442 130.920 134.432 135.296 125.548 125.220 126.698 3.37% 3.33% 131.663 131.663 NFC South
26 San Diego 5-11 126.317 130.751 126.353 134.920 125.937 122.659 128.571 2.98% 1.70% 130.119 131.745 AFC West
27 NY Jets 5-11 121.760 126.194 121.501 134.505 117.040 134.879 131.923 -9.73% -4.34% 125.409 127.478 AFC East
28 Los Angeles 4-12 120.863 126.775 116.032 132.874 116.032 129.320 130.798 -6.54% -3.08% 126.594 129.107 NFC West
29 Chicago 3-13 117.602 124.992 122.059 128.956 122.059 124.565 127.521 -5.59% -1.98% 126.758 129.122 NFC North
30 Jacksonville 3-13 117.146 124.536 129.402 129.402 120.994 118.479 122.913 -1.12% 1.32% 114.867 121.665 AFC South
31 San Francisco 2-14 113.784 122.652 121.072 130.452 117.699 122.586 127.020 -7.18% -3.44% 132.328 132.328 NFC West
32 Cleveland 1-15 110.346 120.691 123.112 123.591 117.116 116.703 124.093 -5.45% -2.74% 119.594 125.506 AFC North
Through 2/5/17

2015 NFL Rankings

The Dunkel NFL Index analyzes game data to produce a power rating for each team. Those ratings are the basis for game predictions, which can be found HERE. The categories below are as follows:

W/L RTG — Index rating for the season adjusted for won/loss record.
SEA RTG — Pure Index rating for season.
REC RTG — Most recent pure Index rating.
15 HI — Highest pure Index rating for season.
15 LO — Lowest pure Index rating for season.
14 W/L — Adjusted Index rating for 2014 season.
14 SEA — Pure Index rating for 2014 season.
W/L +/- — Percentage increase/decrease for adjusted Index rating over previous season.
SEA +/- — Percentage increase/decrease for pure Index rating over previous season.
LST 5 W/L — Adjusted Index rating for last 5 years.
LST 5 SEA — Pure Index rating for last 5 years.
*Super Bowl Champion
+Super Bowl Runner-Up

RANK TEAMS RECORD W/L RTG SEA RTG REC RTG 15 HI 15 LO 14 W/L 14 SEA W/L +/- SEA +/- LST 5 W/L LST 5 SEA DIVISION
1 Carolina+ 15-1 149.171 138.087 140.869 145.314 130.253 128.794 129.533 15.82% 6.60% 134.310 132.093 NFC South
2 New England 12-4 146.270 140.358 135.223 146.749 130.963 149.375 141.247 -2.08% -0.63% 147.205 140.259 AFC East
3 Arizona 13-3 144.322 136.933 136.271 143.753 131.169 137.296 133.601 5.12% 2.49% 133.126 131.205 NFC West
4 Denver* 12-4 143.640 136.989 142.156 142.156 132.588 144.883 139.710 -0.86% -1.95% 141.909 136.588 AFC West
5 Cincinnati 12-4 142.472 137.299 135.726 141.418 135.053 136.695 133.739 4.23% 2.66% 136.701 133.893 AFC North
6 Kansas City 11-5 142.019 137.585 138.384 143.908 128.731 136.833 135.355 3.79% 1.65% 130.838 131.134 AFC West
7 Seattle 10-6 141.174 138.219 140.227 143.630 133.830 146.369 139.718 -3.55% -1.07% 140.889 136.455 NFC West
8 Green Bay 10-6 139.736 136.780 137.550 140.912 130.754 143.417 137.506 -2.57% -0.53% 140.924 136.342 NFC North
9 Pittsburgh 10-6 139.701 136.745 136.444 142.954 133.589 135.684 131.989 2.96% 3.60% 135.736 133.371 AFC North
10 Minnesota 11-5 136.869 133.174 138.482 138.482 126.135 127.267 128.745 7.54% 3.44% 127.756 129.086 NFC North
11 NY Jets 10-6 134.879 131.923 133.817 135.812 128.547 119.949 125.861 12.45% 4.82% 127.692 128.874 AFC East
12 Buffalo 8-8 133.652 133.652 133.829 140.051 128.157 134.585 133.107 -0.69% 0.41% 128.525 130.003 AFC East
13 Houston 9-7 130.456 129.717 131.444 135.081 124.252 132.573 131.095 -1.60% -1.05% 132.312 131.869 AFC South
14 Atlanta 8-8 130.293 130.293 129.131 138.739 123.179 124.953 127.909 4.27% 1.86% 131.539 131.391 NFC South
15 Washington 9-7 129.860 129.121 130.002 135.251 124.615 118.538 124.449 9.55% 3.75% 124.887 127.843 NFC East
16 Indianapolis 8-8 129.491 129.491 125.295 134.457 124.985 141.719 136.546 -8.63% -5.17% 130.852 129.817 AFC South
17 Philadelphia 7-9 129.485 130.963 128.593 138.420 123.002 137.298 134.342 -5.69% -2.52% 131.194 131.785 NFC East
18 St. Louis 7-9 129.320 130.798 130.784 136.734 122.989 126.284 129.240 2.40% 1.21% 124.764 127.868 NFC West
19 NY Giants 6-10 128.725 131.681 126.935 137.045 126.935 125.111 128.067 2.89% 2.82% 131.144 131.439 NFC East
20 Detroit 7-9 127.906 129.384 131.492 132.537 123.543 136.400 132.705 -6.23% -2.50% 131.066 131.657 NFC North
21 Oakland 7-9 127.434 128.912 131.627 133.748 122.869 115.935 123.325 9.92% 4.53% 121.883 126.021 AFC West
22 New Orleans 7-9 125.220 126.698 129.895 131.740 121.993 129.100 130.578 -3.01% -2.97% 135.160 133.386 NFC South
23 Chicago 6-10 124.565 127.521 126.735 134.578 122.060 121.897 126.331 2.19% 0.94% 129.843 130.730 NFC North
24 Baltimore 5-11 124.444 128.877 127.705 134.853 123.292 138.529 135.573 -10.17% -4.94% 136.204 134.135 AFC North
25 Miami 6-10 123.993 126.949 126.024 133.278 121.569 132.442 132.442 -6.38% -4.15% 128.793 130.271 AFC East
26 Dallas 4-12 122.919 128.831 126.120 135.584 126.120 141.912 136.000 -13.38% -5.27% 132.028 132.028 NFC East
27 San Diego 4-12 122.659 128.571 129.088 135.134 123.311 136.011 134.533 -9.82% -4.43% 131.482 132.221 AFC West
28 San Francisco 5-11 122.586 127.020 126.728 131.928 123.906 132.374 132.374 -7.39% -4.04% 138.168 134.917 NFC West
29 Tampa Bay 6-10 121.350 124.306 121.877 131.837 117.968 115.824 124.692 4.77% -0.31% 121.750 126.775 NFC South
30 Jacksonville 5-11 118.479 122.913 120.760 127.601 118.937 113.303 120.693 4.57% 1.84% 115.596 121.803 AFC South
31 Cleveland 3-13 116.703 124.093 125.703 128.591 118.955 126.665 128.143 -7.86% -3.16% 121.643 126.668 AFC North
32 Tennessee 3-13 115.860 123.250 118.368 127.674 118.103 113.077 121.944 2.46% 1.07% 121.700 125.543 AFC South
Through 2/7/16

2014 NFL Rankings

The Dunkel NFL Index analyzes game data to produce a power rating for each team. Those ratings are the basis for game predictions, which can be found HERE. The categories below are as follows:

W/L RTG — Index rating for the season adjusted for won/loss record.
SEA RTG — Pure Index rating for season.
REC RTG — Most recent pure Index rating.
14 HI — Highest pure Index rating for season.
14 LO — Lowest pure Index rating for season.
13 W/L — Adjusted Index rating for 2013 season.
13 SEA — Pure Index rating for 2013 season.
W/L +/- — Percentage increase/decrease for adjusted Index rating over previous season.
SEA +/- — Percentage increase/decrease for pure Index rating over previous season.
LST 5 W/L — Adjusted Index rating for last 5 years.
LST 5 SEA — Pure Index rating for last 5 years.
*Super Bowl Champion
+Super Bowl Runner-Up

RANK TEAMS RECORD W/L RTG SEA RTG REC RTG 14 HI 14 LO 13 W/L 13 SEA W/L +/- SEA +/- LST 5 W/L LST 5 SEA DIVISION
1 New England* 12-4 149.375 141.247 145.273 148.802 132.686 143.694 137.782 3.95% 2.51% 147.388 139.998 AFC East
2 Seattle+ 12-4 146.369 139.718 144.362 145.598 132.427 150.043 140.437 -2.45% -0.51% 137.396 133.849 NFC West
3 Denver 12-4 144.883 139.710 137.257 144.499 136.816 149.605 141.476 -3.16% -1.25% 137.154 134.346 AFC West
4 Green Bay 12-4 143.417 137.506 140.841 143.086 128.342 131.454 131.454 9.10% 4.60% 141.949 136.776 NFC North
5 Dallas 12-4 141.912 136.000 139.506 141.867 128.755 131.761 131.761 7.70% 3.22% 133.082 132.491 NFC East
6 Indianapolis 11-5 141.719 136.546 136.884 141.383 132.315 138.077 132.905 2.64% 2.74% 132.453 130.975 AFC South
7 Baltimore 10-6 138.529 135.573 137.908 140.291 131.199 133.178 133.178 4.02% 1.80% 139.762 135.624 AFC North
8 Philadelphia 10-6 137.298 134.342 132.271 138.788 128.804 133.376 131.898 2.94% 1.85% 132.727 132.579 NFC East
9 Arizona 11-5 137.296 133.601 128.354 138.925 128.354 135.999 133.043 0.95% 0.42% 127.580 128.024 NFC West
10 Kansas City 9-7 136.833 135.355 134.800 140.891 127.791 136.815 133.859 0.01% 1.12% 128.906 129.645 AFC West
11 Cincinnati 10-5-1 136.695 133.739 134.732 139.630 127.695 138.695 135.739 -1.44% -1.47% 132.524 131.932 AFC North
12 Detroit 11-5 136.400 132.705 132.266 134.578 130.573 130.816 132.294 4.27% 0.31% 130.341 131.227 NFC North
13 San Diego 9-7 136.011 134.533 130.157 141.199 130.157 135.898 133.681 0.08% 0.64% 134.208 133.469 AFC West
14 Pittsburgh 11-5 135.684 131.989 133.226 138.382 125.260 130.734 130.734 3.79% 0.96% 136.438 133.334 AFC North
15 Buffalo 9-7 134.585 133.107 139.925 139.925 129.050 124.981 127.937 7.68% 4.04% 125.968 128.629 AFC East
16 Houston 9-7 132.573 131.095 135.413 136.756 125.756 117.242 126.109 13.08% 3.95% 131.709 132.005 AFC South
17 Miami 8-8 132.442 132.442 125.262 138.935 125.262 131.601 131.601 0.64% 0.64% 130.077 131.259 AFC East
18 San Francisco 8-8 132.374 132.374 129.126 140.219 126.306 147.043 139.653 -9.98% -5.21% 138.385 134.838 NFC West
19 New Orleans 7-9 129.100 130.578 125.251 137.516 124.348 143.587 137.675 -10.09% -5.15% 138.013 135.205 NFC South
20 Carolina 7-8-1 128.794 129.533 133.793 137.832 121.628 141.205 136.033 -8.79% -4.78% 127.012 128.786 NFC South
21 Minnesota 7-9 127.267 128.745 128.937 134.571 124.838 122.275 125.970 4.08% 2.20% 126.050 128.710 NFC North
22 Cleveland 7-9 126.665 128.143 124.213 134.022 124.213 121.113 127.025 4.58% 0.88% 123.156 127.590 AFC North
23 St. Louis 6-10 126.284 129.240 129.506 136.483 124.349 128.589 130.067 -1.79% -0.64% 123.603 126.707 NFC West
24 NY Giants 6-10 125.111 128.067 129.472 133.244 124.511 126.378 127.856 -1.00% 0.17% 132.932 132.045 NFC East
25 Atlanta 6-10 124.953 127.909 127.295 133.034 122.308 121.932 127.844 2.48% 0.05% 134.088 132.611 NFC South
26 Chicago 5-11 121.897 126.331 122.533 134.597 120.588 131.778 131.778 -7.50% -4.13% 132.479 131.888 NFC North
27 NY Jets 4-12 119.949 125.861 132.376 132.376 122.816 126.478 126.478 -5.16% -0.49% 129.236 129.975 AFC East
28 Washington 4-12 118.538 124.449 121.327 129.958 119.720 118.425 125.815 0.09% -1.09% 124.123 127.818 NFC East
29 Oakland 3-13 115.935 123.325 125.102 128.435 119.380 117.987 123.899 -1.74% -0.46% 122.022 125.865 AFC West
30 Tampa Bay 2-14 115.824 124.692 123.698 128.306 121.050 121.724 127.636 -4.85% -2.31% 123.953 127.796 NFC South
31 Jacksonville 3-13 113.303 120.693 124.712 124.712 115.614 112.347 118.259 0.85% 2.06% 117.220 122.541 AFC South
32 Tennessee 2-14 113.077 121.944 115.971 134.200 115.285 126.996 128.474 -10.96% -5.08% 124.196 127.152 AFC South
Through 2/1/15

2013 NFL Rankings

The Dunkel NFL Index analyzes game data to produce a power rating for each team. Those ratings are the basis for game predictions, which can be found HERE. The categories below are as follows:

W/L RTG — Index rating for the season adjusted for won/loss record.
SEA RTG — Pure Index rating for season.
REC RTG — Most recent pure Index rating.
13 HI — Highest pure Index rating for season.
13 LO — Lowest pure Index rating for season.
12 W/L — Adjusted Index rating for 2012 season.
12 SEA — Pure Index rating for 2012 season.
W/L +/- — Percentage increase/decrease for adjusted Index rating over previous season.
SEA +/- — Percentage increase/decrease for pure Index rating over previous season.
LST 5 W/L — Adjusted Index rating for last 5 years.
LST 5 SEA — Pure Index rating for last 5 years.
*Super Bowl Champion
+Super Bowl Runner-Up

RANK TEAMS RECORD W/L RTG SEA RTG REC RTG 13 HI 13 LO 12 W/L 12 SEA W/L +/- SEA +/- LST 5 W/L LST 5 SEA DIVISION
1 Seattle* 13-3 150.043 140.437 148.164 148.164 135.527 140.679 136.246 6.66% 3.08% 132.102 130.772 NFC West
2 Denver+ 13-3 149.605 141.476 139.289 146.522 137.518 144.293 137.643 3.68% 2.79% 134.254 132.481 AFC West
3 San Francisco 12-4 147.043 139.653 141.170 143.942 130.339 145.856 139.944 0.81% -0.21% 138.143 134.596 NFC West
4 New England 12-4 143.694 137.782 139.356 141.602 134.129 148.164 141.513 -3.02% -2.64% 145.699 139.492 AFC East
5 New Orleans 11-5 143.587 137.675 137.138 140.703 134.416 130.967 132.445 9.64% 3.95% 142.640 137.615 NFC South
6 Carolina 12-4 141.205 136.033 133.830 141.351 130.490 129.326 130.804 9.19% 4.00% 127.645 129.271 NFC South
7 Cincinnati 11-5 138.695 135.739 134.095 139.593 131.237 134.572 132.355 3.06% 2.56% 131.835 131.392 AFC North
8 Indianapolis 11-5 138.077 132.905 133.352 139.088 126.708 131.014 127.319 5.39% 4.39% 133.839 131.474 AFC South
9 Kansas City 11-5 136.815 133.859 133.518 138.402 125.558 113.054 121.922 21.02% 9.79% 125.017 127.234 AFC West
10 Arizona 10-6 135.999 133.043 140.868 141.231 125.582 122.174 126.608 11.32% 5.08% 127.561 128.152 NFC West
11 San Diego 9-7 135.898 133.681 140.461 142.848 128.781 129.711 131.189 4.77% 1.90% 135.729 133.956 AFC West
12 Philadelphia 10-6 133.376 131.898 135.528 138.210 124.184 122.749 128.660 8.66% 2.52% 133.282 132.987 NFC East
13 Baltimore 8-8 133.178 133.178 128.442 137.600 128.442 142.142 136.231 -6.31% -2.24% 139.689 135.847 AFC North
14 Chicago 8-8 131.778 131.778 126.718 135.057 126.718 137.945 134.989 -4.47% -2.38% 133.714 132.532 NFC North
15 Dallas 8-8 131.761 131.761 127.068 136.883 125.464 131.250 131.250 0.39% 0.39% 133.095 132.799 NFC East
16 Miami 8-8 131.601 131.601 126.666 136.068 126.666 129.292 130.770 1.79% 0.64% 129.787 131.265 AFC East
17 Green Bay 8-7-1 131.454 131.454 129.926 139.590 122.249 140.723 136.289 -6.59% -3.55% 140.843 136.114 NFC North
18 Detroit 7-9 130.816 132.294 128.788 136.426 128.788 123.295 129.207 6.10% 2.39% 124.831 128.230 NFC North
19 Pittsburgh 8-8 130.734 130.734 135.425 135.968 124.102 131.657 131.657 -0.70% -0.70% 136.530 133.870 AFC North
20 St. Louis 7-9 128.589 130.067 134.054 137.301 121.746 127.913 128.652 0.53% 1.10% 119.790 124.372 NFC West
21 Tennessee 7-9 126.996 128.474 125.971 134.858 123.915 121.553 124.509 4.48% 3.18% 128.194 129.376 AFC South
22 NY Jets 8-8 126.478 126.478 132.250 132.250 120.904 123.977 126.933 2.02% -0.36% 132.698 131.811 AFC East
23 NY Giants 7-9 126.378 127.856 129.754 132.611 120.995 137.985 136.508 -8.41% -6.34% 134.813 133.335 NFC East
24 Buffalo 6-10 124.981 127.937 127.013 131.295 123.204 123.436 126.392 1.25% 1.22% 123.960 127.507 AFC East
25 Minnesota 5-10-1 122.275 125.970 128.852 131.811 119.754 132.536 130.319 -7.74% -3.34% 129.165 130.348 NFC North
26 Atlanta 4-12 121.932 127.844 127.846 134.269 121.251 144.147 136.758 -15.41% -6.52% 136.055 133.690 NFC South
27 Tampa Bay 4-12 121.724 127.636 126.051 131.565 122.479 129.457 130.935 -5.97% -2.52% 124.283 127.830 NFC South
28 Cleveland 4-12 121.113 127.025 123.022 134.111 123.022 123.141 127.575 -1.65% -0.43% 121.383 126.408 AFC North
29 Washington 3-13 118.425 125.815 120.942 129.843 120.942 134.933 132.716 -12.23% -5.20% 124.751 128.446 NFC East
30 Oakland 4-12 117.987 123.899 120.602 128.191 119.966 118.353 124.264 -0.31% -0.29% 122.324 125.576 AFC West
31 Houston 2-14 117.242 126.109 119.013 135.588 118.740 142.149 136.238 -17.52% -7.43% 131.993 132.288 AFC South
32 Jacksonville 4-12 112.347 118.259 121.816 125.856 111.470 113.058 121.926 -0.63% -3.01% 119.783 123.921 AFC South
Through 2/2/14

2012 NFL Rankings

The Dunkel NFL Index analyzes game data to produce a power rating for each team. Those ratings are the basis for game predictions, which can be found HERE. The categories below are as follows:

W/L RTG — Index rating for the season adjusted for won/loss record.
SEA RTG — Pure Index rating for season.
REC RTG — Most recent pure Index rating.
12 HI — Highest pure Index rating for season.
12 LO — Lowest pure Index rating for season.
11 W/L — Adjusted Index rating for 2011 season.
11 SEA — Pure Index rating for 2011 season.
W/L +/- — Percentage increase/decrease for adjusted Index rating over previous season.
SEA +/- — Percentage increase/decrease for pure Index rating over previous season.
LST 5 W/L — Adjusted Index rating for last 5 years.
LST 5 SEA — Pure Index rating for last 5 years.
*Super Bowl Champion
+Super Bowl Runner-Up

RANK TEAMS RECORD W/L RTG SEA RTG REC RTG 12 HI 12 LO 11 W/L 11 SEA W/L +/- SEA +/- LST 5 W/L LST 5 SEA DIVISION
1 New England 12-4 148.164 141.513 138.298 147.743 137.358 148.524 140.395 -0.24% 0.80% 145.111 139.199 AFC East
2 San Francisco+ 11-4-1 145.856 139.944 141.987 144.059 135.380 142.984 135.594 2.01% 3.21% 133.351 131.577 NFC West
3 Denver 13-3 144.293 137.643 140.950 144.000 131.425 127.123 127.123 13.51% 8.27% 130.201 130.053 AFC West
4 Atlanta 13-3 144.147 136.758 135.997 142.182 132.119 136.371 134.154 5.70% 1.94% 138.782 134.496 NFC South
5 Houston 12-4 142.149 136.238 130.592 141.495 127.017 139.140 136.184 2.16% 0.04% 134.432 132.954 AFC South
6 Baltimore* 10-6 142.142 136.231 144.953 144.953 130.311 142.728 136.816 -0.41% -0.43% 141.497 136.620 AFC North
7 Green Bay 11-5 140.723 136.289 137.390 140.948 132.092 149.290 139.684 -5.74% -2.43% 140.855 136.717 NFC North
8 Seattle 11-5 140.679 136.246 141.942 146.603 128.672 126.180 127.658 11.49% 6.73% 126.018 127.792 NFC West
9 NY Giants 9-7 137.985 136.508 134.321 142.712 130.912 137.520 133.086 0.34% 2.57% 138.434 135.626 NFC East
10 Chicago 10-6 137.945 134.989 130.181 140.855 129.177 133.030 133.030 3.69% 1.47% 134.419 132.941 NFC North
11 Washington 10-6 134.933 132.716 136.961 137.642 127.686 122.680 127.113 9.99% 4.41% 127.205 129.422 NFC East
12 Cincinnati 10-6 134.572 132.355 133.256 136.753 126.723 131.070 130.331 2.67% 1.55% 127.816 128.998 AFC North
13 Minnesota 10-6 132.536 130.319 135.930 139.523 124.480 119.832 127.221 10.60% 2.44% 131.960 131.960 NFC North
14 Pittsburgh 8-8 131.657 131.657 132.053 137.076 128.217 140.902 135.729 -6.56% -3.00% 139.863 135.577 AFC North
15 Dallas 8-8 131.250 131.250 130.983 134.533 128.619 132.300 132.300 -0.79% -0.79% 134.287 133.695 NFC East
16 Indianapolis 11-5 131.014 127.319 129.185 131.150 122.028 113.957 122.825 14.97% 3.66% 134.542 132.177 AFC South
17 New Orleans 7-9 130.967 132.445 133.658 136.257 127.610 146.925 139.535 -10.86% -5.08% 140.461 136.618 NFC South
18 San Diego 7-9 129.711 131.189 129.342 137.331 128.357 133.132 133.132 -2.57% -1.46% 135.598 134.268 AFC West
19 Tampa Bay 7-9 129.457 130.935 128.977 136.290 123.549 120.391 126.303 7.53% 3.67% 126.930 129.000 NFC South
20 Carolina 7-9 129.326 130.804 137.027 137.027 126.193 123.053 126.009 5.10% 3.81% 127.463 129.088 NFC South
21 Miami 7-9 129.292 130.770 129.760 136.503 126.501 126.635 129.591 2.10% 0.91% 129.653 130.392 AFC East
22 St. Louis 7-8-1 127.913 128.652 131.716 132.615 122.019 111.714 120.582 14.50% 6.69% 115.760 121.819 NFC West
23 NY Jets 6-10 123.977 126.933 119.921 131.712 119.921 133.175 133.175 -6.91% -4.69% 134.042 132.860 AFC East
24 Buffalo 6-10 123.436 126.392 128.258 129.662 122.019 125.973 128.929 -2.01% -1.97% 124.477 127.728 AFC East
25 Detroit 4-12 123.295 129.207 125.342 133.551 124.632 136.913 134.696 -9.95% -4.08% 120.102 125.570 NFC North
26 Cleveland 5-11 123.141 127.575 125.595 131.825 124.455 120.594 126.505 2.11% 0.85% 121.480 126.505 AFC North
27 Philadelphia 4-12 122.749 128.660 121.808 138.841 121.808 133.061 133.061 -7.75% -3.31% 134.939 134.348 NFC East
28 Arizona 5-11 122.174 126.608 122.564 136.761 119.137 125.840 125.840 -2.91% 0.61% 127.243 127.834 NFC West
29 Tennessee 6-10 121.553 124.509 125.472 127.839 120.438 131.014 129.536 -7.22% -3.88% 132.109 131.666 AFC South
30 Oakland 4-12 118.353 124.264 125.256 128.874 119.374 129.707 129.707 -8.75% -4.20% 122.538 125.494 AFC West
31 Jacksonville 2-14 113.058 121.926 119.240 125.529 119.240 120.793 125.227 -6.40% -2.64% 122.613 126.456 AFC South
32 Kansas City 2-14 113.054 121.922 116.824 127.033 116.824 125.471 126.949 -9.90% -3.96% 120.649 125.230 AFC West
Through 2/3/13

2011 NFL Rankings

The Dunkel NFL Index analyzes game data to produce a power rating for each team. Those ratings are the basis for game predictions, which can be found HERE. The categories below are as follows:

W/L RTG — Index rating for the season adjusted for won/loss record.
SEA RTG — Pure Index rating for season.
REC RTG — Most recent pure Index rating.
11 HI — Highest pure Index rating for season.
11 LO — Lowest pure Index rating for season.
10 W/L — Adjusted Index rating for 2010 season.
10 SEA — Pure Index rating for 2010 season.
W/L +/- — Percentage increase/decrease for adjusted Index rating over previous season.
SEA +/- — Percentage increase/decrease for pure Index rating over previous season.
LST 5 W/L — Adjusted Index rating for last 5 years.
LST 5 SEA — Pure Index rating for last 5 years.
*Super Bowl Champion
+Super Bowl Runner-Up

RANK TEAMS RECORD W/L RTG SEA RTG REC RTG 11 HI 11 LO 10 W/L 10 SEA W/L +/- SEA +/- LST 5 W/L LST 5 SEA DIVISION
1 Green Bay 15-1 149.290 139.684 135.109 143.187 134.010 144.860 138.948 3.06% 0.53% 141.314 136.585 NFC North
2 New England+ 13-3 148.524 140.395 142.454 145.298 133.695 147.181 139.052 0.91% 0.97% 147.586 140.492 AFC East
3 New Orleans 13-3 146.925 139.535 139.522 148.439 132.835 139.488 135.793 5.33% 2.76% 139.608 135.765 NFC South
4 San Francisco 13-3 142.984 135.594 138.100 140.130 129.360 123.669 126.625 15.62% 7.08% 127.351 127.646 NFC West
5 Baltimore 12-4 142.728 136.816 139.047 142.579 132.981 142.233 136.321 0.35% 0.36% 137.324 134.515 AFC North
6 Pittsburgh 12-4 140.902 135.729 131.635 138.958 131.635 143.213 136.563 -1.61% -0.61% 141.095 136.366 AFC North
7 Houston 10-6 139.140 136.184 136.708 141.974 129.638 127.442 130.398 9.18% 4.44% 131.894 131.598 AFC South
8 NY Giants* 9-7 137.520 133.086 143.946 144.409 125.643 137.666 134.710 -0.11% -1.21% 138.362 134.667 NFC East
9 Detroit 10-6 136.913 134.696 131.336 138.718 130.727 124.280 127.235 10.17% 5.86% 120.607 125.189 NFC North
10 Atlanta 10-6 136.371 134.154 129.830 138.297 130.652 143.039 136.389 -4.66% -1.64% 133.174 131.549 NFC South
11 NY Jets 8-8 133.175 133.175 126.424 139.851 125.594 142.599 137.427 -6.61% -3.09% 133.075 132.484 AFC East
12 San Diego 8-8 133.132 133.132 137.221 140.875 127.286 136.290 134.812 -2.32% -1.25% 138.006 135.346 AFC West
13 Philadelphia 8-8 133.061 133.061 140.347 140.347 126.703 137.150 134.933 -2.98% -1.39% 136.411 134.638 NFC East
14 Chicago 8-8 133.030 133.030 127.887 140.458 126.230 137.745 133.312 -3.42% -0.21% 132.327 131.736 NFC North
15 Dallas 8-8 132.300 132.300 127.092 136.157 127.092 128.187 131.143 3.21% 0.88% 136.783 134.861 NFC East
16 Cincinnati 9-7 131.070 130.331 128.428 134.464 125.618 121.586 127.498 7.80% 2.22% 126.332 128.254 AFC North
17 Tennessee 9-7 131.014 129.536 128.869 133.646 125.555 128.340 131.295 2.08% -1.34% 134.507 133.029 AFC South
18 Oakland 8-8 129.707 129.707 128.023 135.427 123.392 128.130 128.130 1.23% 1.23% 122.375 125.331 AFC West
19 Denver 8-8 127.123 127.123 125.083 130.969 121.971 119.866 125.778 6.05% 1.07% 126.616 128.094 AFC West
20 Miami 6-10 126.635 129.591 131.331 137.129 123.999 130.415 131.893 -2.90% -1.75% 126.158 128.671 AFC East
21 Seattle 7-9 126.180 127.658 133.680 135.895 119.810 123.708 125.186 2.00% 1.97% 124.509 126.578 NFC West
22 Buffalo 6-10 125.973 128.929 124.000 135.796 121.573 120.867 126.778 4.22% 1.70% 124.880 127.836 AFC East
23 Arizona 8-8 125.840 125.840 131.140 131.140 120.592 116.594 121.028 7.93% 3.98% 128.058 127.762 NFC West
24 Kansas City 7-9 125.471 126.949 128.986 132.905 120.430 132.356 130.139 -5.20% -2.45% 122.117 126.108 AFC West
25 Carolina 6-10 123.053 126.009 133.437 136.770 117.099 112.682 121.550 9.20% 3.67% 126.576 128.201 NFC South
26 Washington 5-11 122.680 127.113 125.085 133.437 121.715 126.039 128.995 -2.67% -1.46% 126.144 128.657 NFC East
27 Jacksonville 5-11 120.793 125.227 125.230 128.959 121.744 126.601 126.601 -4.59% -1.08% 128.189 129.371 AFC South
28 Cleveland 4-12 120.594 126.505 127.759 128.056 124.494 124.266 128.699 -2.96% -1.70% 122.812 126.359 AFC North
29 Tampa Bay 4-12 120.391 126.303 114.728 133.326 114.728 132.367 129.411 -9.05% -2.40% 127.144 128.770 NFC South
30 Minnesota 3-13 119.832 127.221 126.371 131.094 123.866 128.341 131.297 -6.63% -3.10% 131.460 131.904 NFC North
31 Indianapolis 2-14 113.957 122.825 125.338 128.500 116.468 137.496 135.279 -17.12% -9.21% 138.369 135.413 AFC South
32 St. Louis 2-14 111.714 120.582 119.751 123.463 117.305 123.516 124.994 -9.55% -3.53% 112.629 120.018 NFC West
Through 2/5/12

2010 NFL Rankings

The Dunkel NFL Index analyzes game data to produce a power rating for each team. Those ratings are the basis for game predictions, which can be found HERE. The categories below are as follows:

W/L RTG — Index rating for the season adjusted for won/loss record.
SEA RTG — Pure Index rating for season.
REC RTG — Most recent pure Index rating.
10 HI — Highest pure Index rating for season.
10 LO — Lowest pure Index rating for season.
09 W/L — Adjusted Index rating for 2009 season.
09 SEA — Pure Index rating for 2009 season.
W/L +/- — Percentage increase/decrease for adjusted Index rating over previous season.
SEA +/- — Percentage increase/decrease for pure Index rating over previous season.
LST 5 W/L — Adjusted Index rating for last 5 years.
LST 5 SEA — Pure Index rating for last 5 years.
*Super Bowl Champion
+Super Bowl Runner-Up

RANK TEAMS RECORD W/L RTG SEA RTG REC RTG 10 HI 10 LO 09 W/L 09 SEA W/L +/- SEA +/- LST 5 W/L LST 5 SEA DIVISION
1 New England 14-2 147.181 139.052 138.284 150.158 132.243 140.935 138.718 4.43% 0.24% 146.395 139.597 AFC East
2 Green Bay* 10-6 144.860 138.948 143.416 143.442 131.226 137.889 134.194 5.06% 3.54% 135.833 133.025 NFC North
3 Pittsburgh+ 12-4 143.213 136.563 140.682 141.498 130.858 136.144 134.666 5.19% 1.41% 139.092 135.397 AFC North
4 Atlanta 13-3 143.039 136.389 133.266 139.517 132.722 134.785 133.307 6.12% 2.31% 131.182 130.295 NFC South
5 NY Jets 11-5 142.599 137.427 139.518 140.938 132.773 137.261 135.044 3.89% 1.76% 132.380 131.345 AFC East
6 Baltimore 12-4 142.233 136.321 138.085 139.171 133.220 138.165 136.687 2.94% -0.27% 136.810 133.855 AFC North
7 New Orleans 11-5 139.488 135.793 132.354 141.546 129.526 152.233 142.626 -8.37% -4.79% 136.765 133.809 NFC South
8 Chicago 11-5 137.745 133.312 135.917 138.934 125.784 128.072 129.550 7.55% 2.90% 134.271 132.054 NFC North
9 NY Giants 10-6 137.666 134.710 132.738 140.031 128.389 134.515 134.515 2.34% 0.15% 136.815 134.155 NFC East
10 Indianapolis 10-6 137.496 135.279 135.562 140.459 130.413 148.650 139.044 -7.50% -2.71% 144.392 137.889 AFC South
11 Philadelphia 10-6 137.150 134.933 136.235 140.189 130.327 140.077 136.382 -2.09% -1.06% 136.414 134.049 NFC East
12 San Diego 9-7 136.290 134.812 134.976 141.084 128.816 143.615 136.964 -5.10% -1.57% 140.283 135.997 AFC West
13 Tampa Bay 10-6 132.367 129.411 136.836 136.836 124.905 117.475 124.865 12.68% 3.64% 126.506 128.132 NFC South
14 Kansas City 10-6 132.356 130.139 127.019 133.052 126.868 117.390 123.301 12.75% 5.55% 123.057 126.604 AFC West
15 Miami 7-9 130.415 131.893 127.760 135.466 127.760 130.991 132.469 -0.44% -0.43% 125.475 127.988 AFC East
16 Minnesota 6-10 128.341 131.297 130.349 138.101 124.802 142.844 136.932 -10.15% -4.12% 132.027 131.584 NFC North
17 Tennessee 6-10 128.340 131.295 126.950 140.578 124.086 133.067 133.067 -3.55% -1.33% 133.061 131.878 AFC South
18 Dallas 6-10 128.187 131.143 130.704 135.707 122.833 141.976 137.542 -9.71% -4.65% 136.885 134.816 NFC East
19 Oakland 8-8 128.130 128.130 136.221 136.221 120.590 117.446 121.880 9.10% 5.13% 118.855 123.584 AFC West
20 Houston 6-10 127.442 130.398 129.874 137.885 125.590 133.990 132.512 -4.89% -1.60% 127.912 128.799 AFC South
21 Jacksonville 8-8 126.601 126.601 123.583 132.581 120.278 126.115 127.593 0.39% -0.78% 130.795 131.090 AFC South
22 Washington 6-10 126.039 128.995 128.228 133.120 123.365 121.679 127.591 3.58% 1.10% 125.653 128.165 NFC East
23 Detroit 6-10 124.280 127.235 134.380 134.380 118.401 108.853 117.721 14.17% 8.08% 115.902 122.405 NFC North
24 Cleveland 5-11 124.266 128.699 124.197 135.922 122.808 117.801 122.235 5.49% 5.29% 122.083 125.630 AFC North
25 Seattle 7-9 123.708 125.186 126.971 128.910 119.313 119.902 124.336 3.17% 0.68% 125.086 126.564 NFC West
26 San Francisco 6-10 123.669 126.625 127.233 129.502 122.594 131.164 131.164 -5.71% -3.46% 122.459 124.528 NFC West
27 St. Louis 7-9 123.516 124.994 121.978 128.944 120.030 107.220 117.566 15.20% 6.32% 115.057 120.673 NFC West
28 Cincinnati 4-12 121.586 127.498 130.126 132.879 122.251 133.254 131.037 -8.76% -2.70% 126.587 128.656 AFC North
29 Buffalo 4-12 120.867 126.778 125.508 132.240 121.171 124.542 127.497 -2.95% -0.56% 125.150 127.811 AFC East
30 Denver 4-12 119.866 125.778 123.412 131.535 119.844 130.384 130.384 -8.07% -3.53% 127.674 128.857 AFC West
31 Arizona 5-11 116.594 121.028 117.275 128.598 114.256 137.199 134.243 -15.02% -9.84% 126.385 126.976 NFC West
32 Carolina 2-14 112.682 121.550 117.611 130.218 117.255 131.959 131.959 -14.61% -7.89% 127.387 128.422 NFC South
Through 2/6/11

2009 NFL Rankings

The Dunkel NFL Index analyzes game data to produce a power rating for each team. Those ratings are the basis for game predictions, which can be found HERE. The categories below are as follows:

W/L RTG — Index rating for the season adjusted for won/loss record.
SEA RTG — Pure Index rating for season.
REC RTG — Most recent pure Index rating.
09 HI — Highest pure Index rating for season.
09 LO — Lowest pure Index rating for season.
08 W/L — Adjusted Index rating for 2008 season.
08 SEA — Pure Index rating for 2008 season.
W/L +/- — Percentage increase/decrease for adjusted Index rating over previous season.
SEA +/- — Percentage increase/decrease for pure Index rating over previous season.
LST 5 W/L — Adjusted Index rating for last 5 years.
LST 5 SEA — Pure Index rating for last 5 years.
*Super Bowl Champion
+Super Bowl Runner-Up

RANK TEAMS RECORD W/L RTG SEA RTG REC RTG 09 HI 09 LO 08 W/L 08 SEA W/L +/- SEA +/- LST 5 W/L LST 5 SEA DIVISION
1 New Orleans* 13-3 152.233 142.626 141.735 148.685 132.929 132.693 132.693 14.73% 7.49% 131.518 130.779 NFC South
2 Indianapolis+ 14-2 148.650 139.044 135.919 143.460 130.200 141.592 136.419 4.99% 1.92% 145.824 138.138 AFC South
3 San Diego 13-3 143.615 136.964 140.708 143.708 131.610 135.245 135.245 6.19% 1.27% 139.825 135.539 AFC West
4 Minnesota 12-4 142.844 136.932 138.490 141.972 131.779 136.248 134.031 4.84% 2.16% 131.549 130.219 NFC North
5 Dallas 11-5 141.976 137.542 140.141 144.646 132.245 137.720 136.242 3.09% 0.95% 137.401 134.445 NFC East
6 New England 10-6 140.935 138.718 132.346 143.062 132.346 140.752 136.318 0.13% 1.76% 143.780 138.016 AFC East
7 Philadelphia 11-5 140.077 136.382 132.449 142.382 132.449 141.659 138.703 -1.12% -1.67% 133.605 132.275 NFC East
8 Baltimore 9-7 138.165 136.687 136.223 140.737 132.959 142.217 137.044 -2.85% -0.26% 132.758 131.576 AFC North
9 Green Bay 11-5 137.889 134.194 137.594 141.317 128.011 131.513 134.469 4.85% -0.20% 130.439 129.996 NFC North
10 NY Jets 9-7 137.261 135.044 137.388 142.169 129.029 133.198 131.720 3.05% 2.52% 127.214 128.396 AFC East
11 Arizona 10-6 137.199 134.243 129.668 139.880 129.561 134.407 131.452 2.08% 2.12% 126.691 127.282 NFC West
12 Pittsburgh 9-7 136.144 134.666 132.634 140.794 126.281 147.399 139.270 -7.64% -3.31% 138.698 134.855 AFC North
13 Atlanta 9-7 134.785 133.307 136.519 137.790 127.153 135.569 131.874 -0.58% 1.09% 128.361 128.805 NFC South
14 NY Giants 8-8 134.515 134.515 127.623 141.721 127.623 144.484 139.312 -6.90% -3.44% 135.853 133.045 NFC East
15 Houston 9-7 133.990 132.512 137.642 137.642 124.369 129.436 129.436 3.52% 2.38% 124.669 126.738 AFC South
16 Cincinnati 10-6 133.254 131.037 127.617 139.456 122.830 118.597 123.770 12.36% 5.87% 129.039 129.187 AFC North
17 Tennessee 8-8 133.067 133.067 130.316 139.521 123.416 146.570 139.920 -9.21% -4.90% 130.518 129.927 AFC South
18 Carolina 8-8 131.959 131.959 141.326 141.326 125.428 140.293 135.120 -5.94% -2.34% 132.101 130.327 NFC South
19 San Francisco 8-8 131.164 131.164 133.159 135.693 128.526 123.082 124.560 6.57% 5.30% 120.058 122.718 NFC West
20 Miami 7-9 130.991 132.469 130.254 135.831 128.188 130.933 127.238 0.04% 4.11% 124.722 126.643 AFC East
21 Denver 8-8 130.384 130.384 124.343 137.991 123.416 129.337 129.337 0.81% 0.81% 131.735 130.257 AFC West
22 Chicago 7-9 128.072 129.550 128.398 136.155 124.060 135.300 133.822 -5.34% -3.19% 132.776 130.707 NFC North
23 Jacksonville 7-9 126.115 127.593 125.767 134.276 122.702 126.501 130.935 -0.31% -2.55% 132.352 131.613 AFC South
24 Buffalo 6-10 124.542 127.497 129.598 131.197 123.153 127.565 129.043 -2.37% -1.20% 125.151 127.516 AFC East
25 Washington 4-12 121.679 127.591 129.659 134.443 122.772 130.694 130.694 -6.90% -2.37% 126.705 128.035 NFC East
26 Seattle 5-11 119.902 124.336 116.922 130.403 114.574 119.623 125.535 0.23% -0.95% 128.223 127.780 NFC West
27 Cleveland 5-11 117.801 122.235 129.260 129.260 117.331 121.597 127.509 -3.12% -4.14% 121.136 124.388 AFC North
28 Tampa Bay 3-13 117.475 124.865 129.939 130.916 120.756 134.961 133.483 -12.96% -6.46% 126.252 127.730 NFC South
29 Oakland 5-11 117.446 121.880 123.644 126.363 116.157 119.056 123.489 -1.35% -1.30% 116.856 122.768 AFC West
30 Kansas City 4-12 117.390 123.301 126.658 127.034 120.234 114.971 123.839 2.10% -0.43% 123.220 126.619 AFC West
31 Detroit 2-14 108.853 117.721 116.058 122.841 113.797 107.170 118.994 1.57% -1.07% 114.849 121.647 NFC North
32 St. Louis 1-15 107.220 117.566 116.469 122.252 112.970 108.436 117.304 -1.12% 0.22% 114.343 120.255 NFC West
Through 2/7/10

2008 NFL Rankings

The Dunkel NFL Index analyzes game data to produce a power rating for each team. Those ratings are the basis for game predictions, which can be found HERE. The categories below are as follows:

W/L RTG — Index rating for the season adjusted for won/loss record.
SEA RTG — Pure Index rating for season.
REC RTG — Most recent pure Index rating.
08 HI — Highest pure Index rating for season.
08 LO — Lowest pure Index rating for season.
07 W/L — Adjusted Index rating for 2007 season.
07 SEA — Pure Index rating for 2007 season.
W/L +/- — Percentage increase/decrease for adjusted Index rating over previous season.
SEA +/- — Percentage increase/decrease for pure Index rating over previous season.
LST 5 W/L — Adjusted Index rating for last 5 years.
LST 5 SEA — Pure Index rating for last 5 years.
*Super Bowl Champion
+Super Bowl Runner-Up

RANK TEAMS RECORD W/L RTG SEA RTG REC RTG 08 HI 08 LO 07 W/L 07 SEA W/L +/- SEA +/- LST 5 W/L LST 5 SEA DIVISION
1 Pittsburgh* 12-4 147.399 139.270 145.055 145.444 135.037 137.819 135.602 6.95% 2.71% 139.337 134.903 AFC North
2 Tennessee 13-3 146.570 139.920 140.779 144.096 135.509 133.544 131.327 9.75% 6.54% 129.881 129.142 AFC South
3 NY Giants 12-4 144.484 139.312 137.912 144.271 135.410 137.623 131.711 4.99% 5.77% 136.188 132.678 NFC East
4 Baltimore 11-5 142.217 137.044 142.672 144.444 127.672 121.275 125.709 17.27% 9.02% 131.406 130.298 AFC North
5 Philadelphia 9-6-1 141.659 138.703 141.749 144.285 132.373 130.109 130.109 8.88% 6.61% 131.987 131.248 NFC East
6 Indianapolis 12-4 141.592 136.419 139.423 140.535 133.830 150.148 143.498 -5.70% -4.93% 145.117 137.912 AFC South
7 New England 11-5 140.752 136.318 138.431 142.446 132.341 160.538 147.976 -12.33% -7.88% 144.491 137.840 AFC East
8 Carolina 12-4 140.293 135.120 135.190 139.532 131.368 124.891 126.369 12.33% 6.93% 132.136 129.919 NFC South
9 Dallas 9-7 137.720 136.242 134.674 140.894 131.598 143.731 137.080 -4.18% -0.61% 136.257 133.671 NFC East
10 Minnesota 10-6 136.248 134.031 136.080 137.940 130.240 130.037 130.037 4.78% 3.07% 128.725 128.540 NFC North
11 Atlanta 11-5 135.569 131.874 133.249 138.243 122.990 116.109 122.021 16.76% 8.07% 126.756 127.679 NFC South
12 Chicago 9-7 135.300 133.822 131.555 137.569 129.249 127.486 128.964 6.13% 3.77% 133.952 130.996 NFC North
13 San Diego 8-8 135.245 135.245 139.454 141.198 131.452 141.751 136.578 -4.59% -0.98% 138.877 135.182 AFC West
14 Tampa Bay 9-7 134.961 133.483 127.987 137.803 127.987 130.527 129.788 3.40% 2.85% 128.446 128.446 NFC South
15 Arizona+ 9-7 134.407 131.452 139.501 139.501 125.212 126.247 126.247 6.46% 4.12% 124.063 125.541 NFC West
16 NY Jets 9-7 133.198 131.720 128.730 140.640 126.258 119.140 125.052 11.80% 5.33% 124.702 126.734 NFC East
17 New Orleans 8-8 132.693 132.693 137.668 137.922 128.955 126.703 128.181 4.73% 3.52% 126.340 127.818 NFC South
18 Green Bay 6-10 131.513 134.469 130.514 139.047 130.514 143.019 135.629 -8.05% -0.86% 128.577 128.946 NFC North
19 Miami 11-5 130.933 127.238 130.365 131.346 118.495 111.818 122.164 17.09% 4.15% 123.154 125.186 AFC East
20 Washington 8-8 130.694 130.694 129.474 136.624 126.065 129.628 128.889 0.82% 1.40% 127.961 128.146 NFC East
21 Houston 8-8 129.436 129.436 133.423 135.240 125.594 129.462 129.462 -0.02% -0.02% 122.339 125.295 AFC South
22 Denver 8-8 129.337 129.337 124.463 132.508 124.463 126.371 127.849 2.35% 1.16% 132.073 130.226 AFC West
23 Buffalo 7-9 127.565 129.043 128.117 132.883 125.451 125.454 126.932 1.68% 1.66% 125.304 127.521 AFC East
24 Jacksonville 5-11 126.501 130.935 127.124 135.003 125.264 140.934 136.500 -10.24% -4.08% 133.911 132.618 AFC South
25 San Francisco 7-9 123.082 124.560 128.669 131.027 119.149 115.856 120.289 6.24% 3.55% 117.282 120.607 NFC West
26 Cleveland 4-12 121.597 127.509 120.467 132.931 120.467 129.802 126.847 -6.32% 0.52% 121.970 124.926 AFC North
27 Seattle 4-12 119.623 125.535 124.784 127.760 123.343 133.132 130.177 -10.15% -3.57% 130.304 128.641 NFC  West
28 Oakland 5-11 119.056 123.489 127.115 127.212 119.616 117.535 123.447 1.29% 0.03% 116.709 122.990 AFC West
29 Cincinnati 4-11-1 118.597 123.770 127.925 127.925 118.327 127.154 128.632 -6.73% -3.78% 127.985 128.724 AFC North
30 Kansas City 2-14 114.971 123.839 123.960 128.059 120.786 120.397 126.309 -4.51% -1.96% 124.677 127.448 AFC West
31 St. Louis 2-14 108.436 117.304 120.293 124.112 112.734 112.258 119.647 -3.40% -1.96% 116.124 120.927 NFC West
32 Detroit 0-16 107.170 118.994 118.122 121.785 115.736 125.822 127.300 -14.82% -6.52% 116.348 122.629 NFC North
Through 2/1/09

2007 NFL Rankings

The Dunkel NFL Index analyzes game data to produce a power rating for each team. Those ratings are the basis for game predictions, which can be found HERE. The categories below are as follows:

W/L RTG — Index rating for the season adjusted for won/loss record.low are as follows:
SEA RTG — Pure Index rating for season.
REC RTG — Most recent pure Index rating.
07 HI — Highest pure Index rating for season.
07 LO — Lowest pure Index rating for season.
06 W/L — Adjusted Index rating for 2006 season.
06 SEA — Pure Index rating for 2006 season.
W/L +/- — Percentage increase/decrease for adjusted Index rating over previous season.
SEA +/- — Percentage increase/decrease for pure Index rating over previous season.
*Super Bowl Champion
+Super Bowl Runner-Up

RANK TEAMS RECORD W/L RTG SEA RTG REC RTG 07 HI 07 LO 06 W/L 06 SEA W/L +/- SEA +/- DIVISION
1 New England+ 16-0 160.538 147.976 144.292 155.994 141.766 142.571 135.920 12.60% 8.87% AFC East
2 Indianapolis 13-3 150.148 143.498 139.920 147.679 139.920 144.072 135.204 4.22% 6.13% AFC South
3 Dallas 13-3 143.731 137.080 132.356 141.921 132.356 132.813 132.074 8.22% 3.79% NFC East
4 Green Bay 13-3 143.019 135.629 139.844 141.500 128.720 121.883 121.883 17.34% 11.28% NFC North
5 San Diego 11-5 141.751 136.578 140.760 141.615 129.274 144.517 136.388 -1.91% 0.14% AFC West
6 Jacksonville 11-5 140.934 136.500 138.871 144.649 129.944 133.823 133.823 5.31% 2.00% AFC South
7 Pittsburgh 10-6 137.819 135.602 132.888 139.548 131.618 130.884 130.884 5.30% 3.60% AFC North
8 NY Giants* 10-6 137.623 131.711 140.124 140.124 123.334 129.786 130.525 6.04% 0.91% NFC East
9 Tennessee 10-6 133.544 131.327 133.458 135.243 124.515 123.781 123.781 7.89% 6.10% AFC South
10 Seattle 10-6 133.132 130.177 131.509 134.527 125.293 129.067 127.589 3.15% 2.03% NFC West
11 Tampa Bay 9-7 130.527 129.788 127.936 133.494 120.239 117.201 123.113 11.37% 5.42% NFC South
12 Philadelphia 8-8 130.109 130.109 135.349 135.979 126.831 133.076 130.120 -2.23% -0.01% NFC East
13 Minnesota 8-8 130.037 130.037 131.665 136.375 126.325 122.666 125.622 6.01% 3.51% NFC North
14 Cleveland 10-6 129.802 126.847 130.450 130.636 117.260 116.950 122.862 10.99% 3.24% AFC North
15 Washington 9-7 129.628 128.889 136.248 139.600 124.164 120.222 124.656 7.82% 3.40% NFC East
16 Houston 8-8 129.462 129.462 135.268 135.268 124.300 119.231 122.187 8.58% 5.95% AFC South
17 Chicago 7-9 127.486 128.964 132.231 132.231 126.245 142.753 134.625 -10.69% -4.20% NFC North
18 Cincinnati 7-9 127.154 128.632 129.276 134.315 125.841 132.345 132.345 -3.92% -2.81% AFC North
19 New Orleans 7-9 126.703 128.181 128.796 133.425 121.435 132.708 129.752 -4.53% -1.21% NFC South
20 Denver 7-9 126.371 127.849 128.253 131.773 123.609 132.413 130.935 -4.56% -2.36% AFC West
21 Arizona 8-8 126.247 126.247 127.676 129.837 121.899 117.478 121.912 7.46% 3.56% NFC West
22 Detroit 7-9 125.822 127.300 123.425 132.970 123.425 113.388 120.777 10.97% 5.40% NFC North
23 Buffalo 7-9 125.454 126.932 124.829 130.856 123.974 127.325 128.803 -1.47% -1.45% AFC East
24 Carolina 7-9 124.891 126.369 128.950 130.440 121.387 127.111 127.111 -1.75% -0.58% NFC South
25 Baltimore 5-11 121.275 125.709 125.028 131.911 121.052 140.162 133.511 -13.47% -5.84% AFC North
26 Kansas City 4-12 120.397 126.309 121.999 131.147 121.344 130.171 129.432 -7.51% -2.41% AFC West
27 NY Jets 4-12 119.140 125.052 127.618 129.111 122.158 129.700 127.483 -8.14% -1.91% AFC East
28 Oakland 4-12 117.535 123.447 124.202 128.517 116.291 112.107 120.975 4.84% 2.04% AFC West
29 Atlanta 4-12 116.109 122.021 120.605 126.572 115.358 126.409 127.887 -8.15% -4.59% NFC South
30 San Francisco 5-11 115.856 120.289 122.916 124.721 115.731 118.524 120.002 -2.25% 0.24% NFC West
31 St. Louis 3-13 112.258 119.647 118.384 123.792 113.977 123.854 123.854 -9.36% -3.40% NFC West
32 Miami 1-15 111.818 122.164 120.637 125.588 118.177 123.219 126.175 -9.25% -3.18% AFC East
Through 2/3/08

2006 NFL Rankings

The Dunkel NFL Index analyzes game data to produce a power rating for each team. Those ratings are the basis for game predictions, which can be found HERE. The categories below are as follows:

W/L RTG — Index rating for the season adjusted for won/loss record.
SEA RTG — Pure Index rating for season.
REC RTG — Most recent pure Index rating.
06 HI — Highest pure Index rating for season.
06 LO — Lowest pure Index rating for season.
05 W/L — Adjusted Index rating for 2005 season.
05 SEA — Pure Index rating for 2005 season.
W/L +/- — Percentage increase/decrease for adjusted Index rating over previous season.
SEA +/- — Percentage increase/decrease for pure Index rating over previous season.
*Super Bowl Champion
+Super Bowl Runner-Up

RANK TEAMS RECORD W/L RTG SEA RTG REC RTG 06 HI 06 LO 05 W/L 05 SEA W/L +/- SEA +/- DIVISION
1 San Diego 14-2 144.517 136.388 136.154 138.670 134.033 133.996 132.5182 7.85% 2.92% AFC West
2 Indianapolis* 12-4 144.072 135.204 140.598 140.598 130.776 144.656 136.5273 -0.40% -0.97% AFC South
3 Chicago+ 13-3 142.753 134.625 132.372 139.637 128.857 130.268 126.5727 9.58% 6.36% NFC North
4 New England 12-4 142.571 135.920 139.904 141.490 128.800 134.101 131.1455 6.32% 3.64% AFC East
5 Baltimore 13-3 140.162 133.511 137.597 139.964 130.029 121.971 124.9273 14.91% 6.87% AFC North
6 Jacksonville 8-8 133.823 133.823 133.498 138.542 130.332 134.386 129.2136 -0.42% 3.57% AFC South
7 Philadelphia 10-6 133.076 130.120 132.681 134.828 123.051 123.103 126.0591 8.10% 3.22% NFC East
8 Dallas 9-7 132.813 132.074 127.096 137.152 127.096 130.764 129.2864 1.57% 2.16% NFC East
9 New Orleans 10-6 132.708 129.752 130.287 137.003 122.980 113.256 120.6455 17.18% 7.55% NFC South
10 Denver 9-7 132.413 130.935 128.745 134.174 125.419 140.172 132.7818 -5.53% -1.39% AFC West
11 Cincinnati 8-8 132.345 132.345 131.886 136.838 129.087 133.845 130.1500 -1.12% 1.69% AFC North
12 Pittsburgh 8-8 130.884 130.884 131.948 134.677 126.684 141.244 133.8545 -7.34% -2.22% AFC North
13 Kansas City 9-7 130.171 129.432 128.905 131.669 126.330 133.170 130.2136 -2.25% -0.60% AFC West
14 NY Giants 8-8 129.786 130.525 127.530 137.327 125.013 132.858 129.1636 -2.31% 1.05% NFC East
15 NY Jets 10-6 129.700 127.483 130.032 132.864 122.273 116.770 122.6818 11.07% 3.91% AFC East
16 Seattle 9-7 129.067 127.589 127.666 132.582 123.358 139.392 131.2636 -7.41% -2.80% NFC West
17 Buffalo 7-9 127.325 128.803 135.033 137.831 121.171 120.871 125.3045 5.34% 2.79% AFC East
18 Carolina 8-8 127.111 127.111 129.043 129.629 121.229 136.250 131.0773 -6.71% -3.03% NFC South
19 Atlanta 7-9 126.409 127.887 124.254 133.018 122.225 128.936 128.9364 -1.96% -0.81% NFC South
20 St. Louis 8-8 123.854 123.854 129.078 129.078 119.886 119.949 122.9045 3.26% 0.77% NFC West
21 Tennessee 8-8 123.781 123.781 131.776 134.194 114.888 115.629 121.5409 7.05% 1.84% AFC South
22 Miami 6-10 123.219 126.175 128.260 131.467 120.535 126.646 125.1682 -2.71% 0.80% AFC East
23 Minnesota 6-10 122.666 125.622 120.516 131.841 120.516 125.951 124.4727 -2.61% 0.92% NFC North
24 Green Bay 8-8 121.883 121.883 127.756 127.756 117.271 117.893 123.8045 3.38% -1.55% NFC North
25 Washington 5-11 120.222 124.656 125.198 127.937 121.871 131.301 128.3455 -8.44% -2.87% NFC East
26 Houston 6-10 119.231 122.187 126.187 126.187 116.384 111.228 120.0955 7.20% 1.74% AFC South
27 San Francisco 7-9 118.524 120.002 124.676 124.676 115.412 111.665 117.5773 6.14% 2.06% NFC West
28 Arizona 5-11 117.478 121.912 124.960 126.065 117.753 118.121 122.5545 -0.54% -0.52% NFC West
29 Tampa Bay 4-12 117.201 123.113 122.416 127.603 118.139 131.095 127.4000 -10.60% -3.36% NFC South
30 Cleveland 4-12 116.950 122.862 119.722 126.635 119.722 119.530 122.4864 -2.16% 0.31% AFC North
31 Detroit 3-13 113.388 120.777 124.746 124.746 118.582 119.012 123.4455 -4.73% -2.16% NFC North
32 Oakland 2-14 112.107 120.975 117.600 125.041 116.210 118.138 124.0500 -5.10% -2.48% AFC West
Through 2/4/07

2005 NFL Rankings

The Dunkel NFL Index analyzes game data to produce a power rating for each team. Those ratings are the basis for game predictions, which can be found HERE. The categories below are as follows:

W/L RTG — Index rating for the season adjusted for won/loss record.
SEA RTG — Pure Index rating for season.
REC RTG — Most recent pure Index rating.
05 HI — Highest pure Index rating for season.
05 LO — Lowest pure Index rating for season.
04 W/L — Adjusted Index rating for 2004 season.
04 SEA — Pure Index rating for 2004 season.
W/L +/- — Percentage increase/decrease for adjusted Index rating over previous season.
SEA +/- — Percentage increase/decrease for pure Index rating over previous season.
*Super Bowl Champion
+Super Bowl Runner-Up

RANK TEAMS RECORD W/L RTG SEA RTG REC RTG 05 HI 05 LO 04 W/L 04 SEA W/L +/- SEA +/- DIVISION
1 Indianapolis 14-2 144.656 136.527 135.800 141.400 131.600 136.1 131.6 6.29% 3.74% AFC South
2 Pittsburgh* 11-5 141.244 133.855 141.000 141.000 129.700 134.2 130.6 5.25% 2.49% AFC North
3 Denver 13-3 140.172 132.782 133.800 137.300 125.200 128.3 127.7 9.25% 3.98% AFC West
4 Seattle+ 13-3 139.392 131.264 135.600 137.000 124.200 122.4 125.7 13.88% 4.43% NFC West
5 Carolina 11-5 136.250 131.077 132.600 135.500 127.500 129.2 128.1 5.46% 2.32% NFC South
6 Jacksonville 12-4 134.386 129.214 128.300 132.300 126.600 126.3 126.6 6.40% 2.06% AFC South
7 New England 10-6 134.101 131.145 132.200 135.600 127.200 139.8 133.4 -4.08% -1.69% AFC East
8 San Diego 9-7 133.996 132.518 130.700 138.100 127.300 131.6 129.3 1.82% 2.49% AFC West
9 Cincinnati 11-5 133.845 130.150 128.900 133.200 126.900 126.9 126.9 5.47% 2.56% AFC North
10 Kansas City 10-6 133.170 130.214 130.400 137.100 127.300 128.6 127.8 3.55% 1.89% AFC West
11 NY Giants 11-5 132.858 129.164 127.500 132.700 124.200 122.4 124.2 8.54% 4.00% NFC East
12 Washington 10-6 131.301 128.345 129.500 134.400 125.100 125.2 125.1 4.87% 2.59% NFC East
13 Tampa Bay 11-5 131.095 127.400 127.600 130.400 123.600 122.9 123.9 6.67% 2.82% NFC South
14 Dallas 9-7 130.764 129.286 129.200 132.000 125.400 122.1 126.5 7.10% 2.20% NFC East
15 Chicago 11-5 130.268 126.573 126.900 131.000 122.100 117.1 123.0 11.24% 2.90% NFC North
16 Atlanta 8-8 128.936 128.936 128.700 131.600 123.700 130.5 128.8 -1.20% 0.11% NFC South
17 Miami 9-7 126.646 125.168 125.200 130.300 121.600 122.2 121.6 3.64% 2.93% AFC East
18 Minnesota 9-7 125.951 124.473 124.600 128.500 119.100 128.0 128.5 -1.60% -3.13% NFC North
19 Philadelphia 6-10 123.103 126.059 121.100 132.500 120.600 135.0 131.0 -8.81% -3.77% NFC East
20 Baltimore 6-10 121.971 124.927 125.000 127.900 122.000 128.7 127.9 -5.23% -2.32% AFC North
21 Buffalo 5-11 120.871 125.305 124.300 130.300 122.400 133.9 128.5 -9.73% -2.49% AFC East
22 St. Louis 6-10 119.949 122.905 122.700 125.700 118.900 123.7 125.3 -3.03% -1.91% NFC West
23 Cleveland 6-10 119.530 122.486 122.900 124.500 119.600 120.5 120.7 -0.80% 1.48% AFC North
24 Detroit 5-11 119.012 123.445 123.300 127.900 118.600 121.9 125.4 -2.37% -1.56% NFC North
25 Oakland 4-12 118.138 124.050 119.700 129.200 119.400 121.5 125.2 -2.77% -0.92% AFC West
26 Arizona 5-11 118.121 122.555 122.800 124.500 119.100 121.1 124.5 -2.46% -1.56% NFC West
27 Green Bay 4-12 117.893 123.805 122.700 127.000 121.000 128.9 127.0 -8.54% -2.52% NFC North
28 NY Jets 4-12 116.770 122.682 122.400 128.700 117.000 130.3 128.7 -10.38% -4.68% AFC East
29 Tennessee 4-12 115.629 121.541 119.400 124.100 119.400 120.1 123.5 -3.72% -1.59% AFC South
30 New Orleans 3-13 113.256 120.645 117.500 127.800 117.500 128.8 126.9 -12.07% -4.93% NFC South
31 San Francisco 4-12 111.665 117.577 119.100 121.300 112.900 114.1 119.5 -2.13% -1.61% NFC West
32 Houston 2-14 111.228 120.095 118.500 127.000 117.200 127.0 127.0 -12.42% -5.44% AFC South
Through 2/5/06

2004 NFL Rankings

The Dunkel NFL Index analyzes game data to produce a power rating for each team. Those ratings are the basis for game predictions, which can be found HERE. The categories below are as follows:

W/L RTG — Index rating for the season adjusted for won/loss record.
SEA RTG — Pure Index rating for season.
REC RTG — Most recent pure Index rating.
03 W/L — Adjusted Index rating for 2003 season.
03 SEA — Pure Index rating for 2003 season.
W/L +/- — Percentage increase/decrease for adjusted Index rating over previous season.
SEA +/- — Percentage increase/decrease for pure Index rating over previous season.
*Super Bowl Champion
+Super Bowl Runner-Up

RANK TEAMS RECORD W/L RTG SEA RTG REC RTG 03 W/L 03 SEA W/L +/- SEA +/- DIVISION
1 New England* 14-2 144.485 133.400 139.800 147.585 136.500 -2.10% -2.27% AFC East
2 Pittsburgh 15-1 140.946 130.600 134.200 122.644 125.600 14.92% 3.98% AFC North
3 Philadelphia+ 13-3 139.129 131.000 135.000 137.712 131.800 1.03% -0.61% NFC East
4 Indianapolis 12-4 137.512 131.600 136.100 138.151 131.500 -0.46% 0.08% AFC South
5 Arizona 6-10 135.585 124.500 121.100 108.088 114.000 25.44% 9.21% NFC West
6 San Diego 12-4 134.473 129.300 131.600 111.588 117.500 20.51% 10.04% AFC West
7 Atlanta 11-5 133.234 128.800 130.500 118.166 122.600 12.75% 5.06% NFC South
8 NY Jets 10-6 131.656 128.700 130.300 122.744 125.700 7.26% 2.39% AFC East
9 Buffalo 9-7 129.978 128.500 133.900 118.344 121.300 9.83% 5.94% AFC East
10 Denver 10-6 129.917 127.700 128.300 129.117 126.900 0.62% 0.63% AFC West
11 Baltimore 9-7 129.378 127.900 128.700 132.117 129.900 -2.07% -1.54% AFC North
12 Green Bay 10-6 129.217 127.000 128.900 135.656 132.700 -4.75% -4.30% NFC North
13 Minnesota 8-8 128.500 128.500 128.000 126.078 124.600 1.92% 3.13% NFC North
14 Jacksonville 9-7 128.078 126.600 126.300 119.166 123.600 7.48% 2.43% AFC South
15 Cincinnati 8-8 126.900 126.900 126.900 121.500 121.500 4.44% 4.44% AFC North
16 New Orleans 8-8 126.900 126.900 128.800 126.700 126.700 0.16% 0.16% NFC South
17 Carolina 7-9 126.622 128.100 129.200 138.212 132.300 -8.39% -3.17% NFC South
18 Seattle 9-7 126.439 125.700 122.400 129.017 126.800 -2.00% -0.87% NFC West
19 Kansas City 7-9 126.322 127.800 128.600 135.051 128.400 -6.46% -0.47% AFC West
20 Houston 7-9 125.522 127.000 127.000 116.366 120.800 7.87% 5.13% AFC South
21 St. Louis 8-8 125.300 125.300 123.700 131.773 126.600 -4.91% -1.03% NFC West
22 Dallas 6-10 123.544 126.500 122.100 127.017 124.800 -2.73% 1.36% NFC East
23 Detroit 6-10 122.444 125.400 121.900 114.566 119.000 6.88% 5.38% NFC North
24 Washington 6-10 122.144 125.100 125.200 114.166 118.600 6.99% 5.48% NFC East
25 NY Giants 6-10 121.244 124.200 122.400 106.088 112.000 14.29% 10.89% NFC East
26 Oakland 5-11 120.766 125.200 121.500 109.988 115.900 9.80% 8.02% AFC West
27 Tampa Bay 5-11 119.466 123.900 122.900 121.222 122.700 -1.45% 0.98% NFC South
28 Tennessee 5-11 119.066 123.500 120.100 137.312 131.400 -13.29% -6.01% AFC South
29 Chicago 5-11 118.566 123.000 117.100 119.622 121.100 -0.88% 1.57% NFC North
30 Miami 4-12 115.688 121.600 122.200 132.156 129.200 -12.46% -5.88% AFC East
31 Cleveland 4-12 114.788 120.700 120.500 115.966 120.400 -1.02% 0.25% AFC North
32 San Francisco 2-14 110.632 119.500 114.100 123.822 125.300 -10.65% -4.63% NFC West
Through 2/6/05

2003 NFL Rankings

The Dunkel NFL Index analyzes game data to produce a power rating for each team. Those ratings are the basis for game predictions, which can be found HERE. The categories below are as follows:

W/L RTG — Index rating for the season adjusted for won/loss record.
SEA RTG — Pure Index rating for season.
02 W/L — Adjusted Index rating for 2002 season.
02 SEA — Pure Index rating for 2002 season.
W/L +/- — Percentage increase/decrease for adjusted Index rating over previous season.
SEA +/- — Percentage increase/decrease for pure Index rating over previous season.
*Super Bowl Champion
+Super Bowl Runner-Up

RANK TEAMS RECORD W/L RTG SEA RTG 02 W/L 02 SEA W/L +/- SEA +/- DIVISION
1 New England* 14-2 147.585 136.50 126.778 125.300 16.41% 8.94% AFC East
2 Carolina+ 11-5 138.212 132.30 121.22 122.70 14.02% 7.82% NFC South
3 Indianapolis 12-4 138.151 131.50 122.42 120.20 12.85% 9.40% AFC South
4 Philadelphia 12-4 137.712 131.80 132.51 126.60 3.92% 4.11% NFC East
5 Tennessee 12-4 137.312 131.40 135.23 130.80 1.54% 0.46% AFC South
6 Green Bay 10-6 135.656 132.70 122.97 117.80 10.31% 12.65% NFC North
7 Kansas City 13-3 135.051 128.40 123.00 123.00 9.80% 4.39% AFC West
8 Miami 10-6 132.156 129.20 126.88 125.40 4.16% 3.03% AFC East
9 Baltimore 10-6 132.117 129.90 121.12 122.60 9.08% 5.95% AFC North
10 St. Louis 12-4 131.773 126.60 119.82 121.30 9.97% 4.37% NFC West
11 Denver 10-6 129.117 126.90 131.48 130.00 -1.80% -2.38% AFC West
12 Seattle 10-6 129.017 126.80 125.72 127.20 2.62% -0.31% NFC West
13 Dallas 10-6 127.017 124.80 110.47 114.90 14.98% 8.62% NFC East
14 New Orleans 8-8 126.700 126.70 122.08 120.60 3.79% 5.06% NFC South
15 Minnesota 9-7 126.078 124.60 123.34 126.30 2.22% -1.35% NFC North
16 San Francisco 7-9 123.822 125.30 123.86 120.90 -0.03% 3.64% NFC West
17 NY Jets 6-10 122.744 125.70 132.08 130.60 -7.07% -3.75% AFC East
18 Pittsburgh 6-10 122.644 125.60 131.89 128.20 -7.01% -2.03% AFC North
19 Cincinnati 8-8 121.500 121.50 106.93 115.80 13.62% 4.92% AFC North
20 Tampa Bay 7-9 121.222 122.70 149.43 141.30 -18.88% -13.16% NFC South
21 Chicago 7-9 119.622 121.10 110.19 116.10 8.56% 4.31% NFC North
22 Jacksonville 5-11 119.166 123.60 116.84 119.80 1.99% 3.17% AFC South
23 Buffalo 6-10 118.344 121.30 126.10 126.10 -6.15% -3.81% AFC East
24 Atlanta 5-11 118.166 122.60 127.52 125.30 -7.33% -2.15% NFC South
25 Houston 5-11 116.366 120.80 110.49 116.40 5.32% 3.78% AFC South
26 Cleveland 5-11 115.966 120.40 126.54 125.80 -8.36% -4.29% AFC North
27 Detroit 5-11 114.566 119.00 108.31 115.70 5.78% 2.85% NFC North
28 Washington 5-11 114.166 118.60 120.32 121.80 -5.12% -2.63% NFC East
29 San Diego 4-12 111.588 117.50 122.30 122.30 -8.76% -3.92% AFC West
30 Oakland 4-12 109.988 115.90 140.57 135.40 -21.76% -14.40% AFC West
31 Arizona 4-12 108.088 114.00 107.37 111.80 0.67% 1.97% NFC West
32 NY Giants 4-12 106.088 112.00 129.22 127.00 -17.90% -11.81% NFC East
Through 2/1/04

2002 NFL Rankings

The Dunkel NFL Index analyzes game data to produce a power rating for each team. Those ratings are the basis for game predictions, which can be found HERE. The categories below are as follows:

W/L RTG — Index rating for the season adjusted for won/loss record.
SEA RTG — Pure Index rating for season.
*Super Bowl Champion
+Super Bowl Runner-Up

RANK TEAMS RECORD W/L RTG SEA RTG DIVISION
1 Tampa Bay* 12-4 149.429 141.300 NFC South
2 Oakland+ 11-5 140.573 135.400 AFC West
3 Tennessee 11-5 135.234 130.800 AFC South
4 Philadelphia 12-4 132.512 126.600 NFC East
5 NY Jets 9-7 132.078 130.600 AFC East
6 Pittsburgh 10-5-1 131.895 128.200 AFC North
7 Denver 9-7 131.478 130.000 AFC West
8 NY Giants 10-6 129.217 127.000 NFC East
9 Atlanta 9-6-1 127.517 125.300 NFC South
10 Miami 9-7 126.878 125.400 AFC East
11 New England 9-7 126.778 125.300 AFC East
12 Cleveland 9-7 126.539 125.800 AFC North
13 Buffalo 8-8 126.100 126.100 AFC East
14 Seattle 7-9 125.722 127.200 NFC West
14 San Francisco 10-6 123.856 120.900 NFC West
16 Minnesota 6-10 123.344 126.300 NFC North
17 Kansas City 8-8 123.000 123.000 AFC West
18 Green Bay 12-4 122.973 117.800 NFC North
19 Indianapolis 10-6 122.417 120.200 AFC South
20 San Diego 8-8 122.300 122.300 AFC West
21 New Orleans 9-7 122.078 120.600 NFC South
22 Carolina 7-9 121.222 122.700 NFC South
23 Baltimore 7-9 121.122 122.600 AFC North
24 Washington 7-9 120.322 121.800 NFC East
25 St. Louis 7-9 119.822 121.300 NFC West
26 Jacksonville 6-10 116.844 119.800 AFC South
27 Houston 4-12 110.488 116.400 AFC South
28 Dallas 5-11 110.466 114.900 NFC East
29 Chicago 4-12 110.188 116.100 NFC North
30 Detroit 3-13 108.310 115.700 NFC North
31 Arizona 5-11 107.366 111.800 NFC West
32 Cincinnati 2-14 106.932 115.800 AFC North
Through 1/26/03