WhatIfSports 2014 NFL Week 1 Power Rankings

The reigning champion Seattle Seahawks are the NFL's best team, according to the WhatIfSports.com Week 1 power rankings.

Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports

WhatIfSports.com utilizes its NFL simulation engine to present a 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.

  Team Win Pct PS/G PA/G
1. Seattle Seahawks 72.3 24.7 16.6
2. Denver Broncos 72.2 27.4 19.5
3. New England Patriots 64.8 24.5 19.1
4. Green Bay Packers 64.0 25.6 20.6
5. San Francisco 49ers 63.7 22.9 18.6
6. Baltimore Ravens 62.4 23.2 18.9
7. Philadelphia Eagles 59.7 24.2 20.7
8. New Orleans Saints 58.2 24.9 22.0
9. Indianapolis Colts 58.0 23.1 20.0
10. Arizona Cardinals 56.7 23.2 21.0
11. Chicago Bears 55.1 23.2 21.0
12. Kansas City Chiefs 54.4 21.6 20.0
13. Cincinnati Bengals 54.3 22.2 20.7
14. Washington Redskins 51.7 23.6 22.7
15. San Diego Chargers 49.9 24.5 24.7
16. Carolina Panthers 49.4 21.8 22.2
  Team Win Pct PS/G PA/G
17. New York Jets 46.9 19.9 20.8
18. Pittsburgh Steelers 46.2 22.6 24.1
19. Atlanta Falcons 45.1 22.2 24.0
20. Detroit Lions 45.0 22.8 24.9
21. Dallas Cowboys 45.0 23.1 25.0
22. Miami Dolphins 43.9 21.5 23.5
23. Cleveland Browns 42.9 20.6 23.2
24. Houston Texans 42.3 19.8 22.1
25. Buffalo Bills 42.3 21.9 24.3
26. New York Giants 41.5 21.8 24.3
27. Tennessee Titans 39.2 19.8 23.6
28. St. Louis Rams 39.0 19.5 23.4
29. Minnesota Vikings 36.3 20.0 25.2
30. Tampa Bay Buccaneers 35.0 21.4 26.9
31. Jacksonville Jaguars 31.5 19.3 25.9
32. Oakland Raiders 29.2 19.0 26.3