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  • Nick’s ClanRam 2012 NFL Power Rankings: Week 5

    Not a lot of movement in the Top Four this week, but plenty of movement in the Top 5-20 as teams begin to show their true colors and squeak out some surprise victories and head-scratching losses.

    The biggest surprise for me this week came from the Indianapolis Colts, who were down against the Green Bay Packers 21-3 at one point and rallied for a victory, knocking Green Bay out of the Top Ten for the time being.

    The Rams’ dominant victory over Arizona caused the Cardinals to slip to the ninth position while the Rams rose seven spots and make their first appearance in my Top 15.

    Other big risers this week are Pittsburgh (win vs. Eagles), Minnesota (win vs. Titans), Seattle (win vs. Carolina), and Miami (win vs. Cincinnati).

    Some of the teams slipping a bit this week which haven’t been mentioned are San Diego (loss vs. New Orleans), Denver (loss vs. New England), Washington (loss vs. Atlanta), and the New York Jets (loss vs. Houston).

    Enjoy!


    NICK'S POWER RANKINGS – WEEK FIVE

    Rank -- Team – Last Week’s Ranking

    1. Atlanta Falcons (1)
    2. Houston Texans (2)
    3. Baltimore Ravens (3)
    4. San Francisco ***** (4)
    5. New England Patriots (7)
    6. New York Giants (8)
    7. Chicago Bears (9)
    8. Pittsburgh Steelers (14)
    9. Arizona Cardinals (5)
    10. Minnesota Vikings (16)
    11. Green Bay Packers (6)
    12. Dallas Cowboys (12)
    13. St. Louis Rams (20)
    14. Philadelphia Eagles (10)
    15. San Diego Chargers (11)
    16. Seattle Seahawks (21)
    17. Cincinnati Bengals (13)
    18. Detroit Lions (18)
    19. Denver Broncos (15)
    20. Buffalo Bills (17)
    21. Indianapolis Colts (29)
    22. New Orleans Saints (26)
    23. Miami Dolphins (28)
    24. Washington Redskins (19)
    25. Tampa Bay Buccaneers (25)
    26. Kansas City Chiefs (23)
    27. New York Jets (22)
    28. Carolina Panthers (27)
    29. Tennessee Titans (24)
    30. Oakland Raiders (30)
    31. Jacksonville Jaguars (31)
    32. Cleveland Browns (32)
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