WhatIfSports NFL Week 14 power rankings: Bengals jump Broncos, Patriots and Packers

Cincinnati moved past some perennial powerhouses in this week's simulated power rankings.

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WhatIfSports.com utilizes its NFL simulation engine to present a comprehensive and unbiased ranking of all 32 teams. We simulate thousands of NFL games and use 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.

NFL Week 14 Power Rankings
  Team Change Win Pct PS/G PA/G
1. Carolina Panthers 75.8 24.6 15.5
2. Arizona Cardinals 69.4 26.7 19.5
3. Cincinnati Bengals +4 68.9 26.9 20.0
4. Denver Broncos 67.9 24.0 17.6
5. New England Patriots -2 67.8 25.1 18.8
6. Green Bay Packers -1 65.6 26.1 20.7
7. Pittsburgh Steelers +1 59.7 27.0 23.6
8. Minnesota Vikings -2 59.3 24.8 21.4
9. Seattle Seahawks +3 59.2 23.0 19.9
10. Kansas City Chiefs -1 55.4 24.1 22.2
11. Houston Texans +2 52.8 21.3 20.3
12. Tampa Bay Buccaneers +5 51.8 24.9 24.5
13. Buffalo Bills +1 50.5 23.2 23.2
14. New York Jets +1 50.2 21.8 21.7
15. Philadelphia Eagles +9 50.1 23.2 22.9
16. Indianapolis Colts -5 48.6 22.7 23.0
  Team Change Win Pct PS/G PA/G
17. Washington Redskins +5 46.9 23.2 24.4
18. Oakland Raiders +1 46.7 23.2 24.3
19. New York Giants +1 45.5 23.7 25.1
20. Chicago Bears -4 45.3 23.5 25.2
21. Miami Dolphins +2 44.5 22.9 25.0
22. Jacksonville Jaguars -1 42.8 22.4 24.9
23. Dallas Cowboys +7 40.9 21.5 24.4
24. Detroit Lions +2 40.6 21.7 24.9
25. Tennessee Titans +4 40.3 21.0 24.3
26. Atlanta Falcons -16 39.2 23.6 27.6
27. San Diego Chargers +1 39.1 24.2 28.2
28. Baltimore Ravens -1 38.9 21.9 25.7
29. New Orleans Saints -11 37.6 22.9 27.3
30. St. Louis Rams -5 36.5 20.9 25.4
31. San Francisco 49ers +1 31.4 19.4 26.1
32. Cleveland Browns -1 29.3 18.5 26.2

In addition, view our Week 14 predictionsWeek 14 player projections or visit our NFL archive for power rankings from past weeks. For more rankings, check out Dan Schneier’s weekly NFL power rankings.