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The Greatest NFL Teams 

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The greatest NFL teams are those professional football teams beloved by fans and often hated by rivals. These teams are often Super Bowl champions and filled with all-star players young and old. Most fans who follow the National Football League have a favorite team, and that's totally cool, but these teams are the best of the best. Deciding on the greatest pro football teams of all time is often a matter of what the criteria is.

Few fans would select a team other than the one they root for as the best, but if you're looking at it in terms of Super Bowl wins, the Pittsburgh Steelers lead all other with their six titles. The Dallas Cowboys and San Francisco 49ers come in right behind with five, but neither have won the championship in nearly two decades. More recently, teams like the New England Patriots and New York Giants have dominated the championships and battled one another in the title game in recent years.

So how do you select which NFL team is best? Titles and wins or simply which team you root for over those which are bitter rivals? However you select the top NFL teams, do so below by voting and re-ranking this list of the greatest NFL teams!

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New England Patriots is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Greatest NFL Teams
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Pittsburgh Steelers is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Greatest NFL Teams
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Green Bay Packers is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Greatest NFL Teams
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New Orleans Saints is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Greatest NFL Teams
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Dallas Cowboys is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Greatest NFL Teams
NFC East

5x Super Bowl champions (1971, 1977, 1992, 1993, 1995)

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Kansas City Chiefs is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Greatest NFL Teams
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San Francisco 49ers is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Greatest NFL Teams
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Philadelphia Eagles is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Greatest NFL Teams
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Seattle Seahawks is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Greatest NFL Teams
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Los Angeles Rams is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Greatest NFL Teams
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Chicago Bears is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Greatest NFL Teams
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Minnesota Vikings is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Greatest NFL Teams
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Baltimore Ravens is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Greatest NFL Teams
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Miami Dolphins is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Greatest NFL Teams
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New York Giants is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Greatest NFL Teams

NFC East

4x Super Bowl champions (1986, 1990, 2007, 2011)

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Oakland Raiders is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Greatest NFL Teams
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Atlanta Falcons is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Greatest NFL Teams
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Denver Broncos is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Greatest NFL Teams
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Carolina Panthers is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Greatest NFL Teams
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Houston Texans is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Greatest NFL Teams
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Buffalo Bills is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Greatest NFL Teams
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Indianapolis Colts is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Greatest NFL Teams
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Los Angeles Chargers is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Greatest NFL Teams
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Tampa Bay Buccaneers is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Greatest NFL Teams
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Tennessee Titans is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Greatest NFL Teams