WhatIfSports 2014 Final NFL Power Rankings

'Hawks take top spot in power rankings heading into playoffs.

Kirby Lee/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 Change Win Pct PS/G PA/G
1. Seattle Seahawks +1 71.2 25.6 18.2
2. New England Patriots -1 69.1 25.7 18.8
3. Green Bay Packers 67.2 26.6 20.6
4. Denver Broncos 67.0 28.1 22.0
5. Detroit Lions 64.2 24.6 19.7
6. Dallas Cowboys 60.3 26.7 22.6
7. Cincinnati Bengals 58.8 24.6 21.3
8. Indianapolis Colts +1 58.6 26.1 22.9
9. Baltimore Ravens +1 58.5 24.4 21.3
10. Buffalo Bills +4 57.1 24.2 21.6
11. San Diego Chargers +1 56.3 25.6 23.4
12. Houston Texans +1 55.5 22.1 20.1
13. Philadelphia Eagles +2 54.9 24.3 22.1
14. San Francisco 49ers +2 53.3 23.5 22.3
15. Pittsburgh Steelers -7 52.1 23.7 23.0
16. Kansas City Chiefs +1 50.9 22.5 22.2
  Team Change Win Pct PS/G PA/G
17. Miami Dolphins +1 48.6 21.7 22.1
18. Arizona Cardinals +1 48.3 21.2 21.6
19. Atlanta Falcons +2 48.0 22.1 23.2
20. Cleveland Browns -9 46.8 22.3 23.7
21. New Orleans Saints -1 46.0 25.8 26.9
22. Carolina Panthers +1 45.9 22.6 23.9
23. St. Louis Rams -1 44.6 21.4 23.5
24. Chicago Bears +1 44.4 23.6 25.5
25. Minnesota Vikings -1 44.2 20.5 22.6
26. New York Giants +1 44.1 21.9 23.6
27. Washington Redskins -1 38.8 21.5 25.7
28. New York Jets 36.4 20.4 25.0
29. Jacksonville Jaguars 29.6 19.5 27.0
30. Oakland Raiders +1 28.1 16.7 24.6
31. Tennessee Titans -1 27.3 20.3 28.3
32. Tampa Bay Buccaneers 22.5 18.5 28.7