NFL Power Rankings, Week 2: Saints spice up NFC South; early overreactions and reality checks
We have movement in the NFL Power Rankings!
Thanks to a wild Week 1, several teams made significant jumps, a few took a tumble and we have a new, nearly unanimous, bottom team. And while our top team remains unchanged, voters were more inclined this week to consider other candidates for the No. 1 spot. In addition to the Chiefs and Buccaneers, the Saints and Steelers each also received a first-place vote.
Before we get into this week’s rankings, a note on our methodology: This season, we have opened up voting to our NFL reporters, who rank teams from best to worst. One of those reporters partners with national writer Lindsay Jones to analyze the results and go in-depth on a different weekly topic.
This week, Buccaneers beat writer Greg …
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