Schein: Insider grading on every team


Dan Rooney

Any franchise can catch lightning in a bottle for one season. But records aside, Adam Schein ranks every NFL team from No. 1 to 32.

Any team can catch lightning in a bottle for one season, sometimes even two, for a magical stretch when nearly everything goes right. But it takes true organizational strength — from top to bottom — to achieve consistent excellence and recruit winning players and coaches.

Adam Schein unveils his pet offseason project by ranking every NFL franchise from No. 1 to 32, with a grading system for each team in several categories. Find your favorite team below to dig inside Schein’s mind on the reasoning behind his insider grading.

Insider Grading: Behind Adam Schein’s organization rankings

NFC East
AFC East

NFC North
AFC North

NFC South
AFC South

NFC West
AFC West