NFL The Top NFL Teams of 2012  

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List Rules List of power rankings for the 2012 NFL season, as ranked by fans and analysts.

What are the top NFL teams of 2012? That depends. This list considers several factors, including of course, the weekly power rankings for the 2012 NFL season, as decided by analysts and fans alike. This list includes all 32 NFL teams, and it's up to you to decide who you think is the best. Which NFL teams are going to be good enough to make the playoffs, either by winning their division or snagging a coveted wild card spot? Vote for the best NFL teams and vote down any that you don't think make the cut this season.

What goes into an NFL power ranking? Teams move up and down based on several factors, including win/loss records from week to week (and the margin of win/loss) and whether a team covers a point spread. If a team's ranked high and suffers a huge loss, their power ranking can plummet. One thing is absolutely certain in the NFL: Nothing is ever predictable!

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112 125
Denver Broncos is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Top NFL Teams of 2012
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2
137 168
San Francisco 49ers is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Top NFL Teams of 2012
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3
121 154
Houston Texans is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Top NFL Teams of 2012
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4
106 140
Atlanta Falcons is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Top NFL Teams of 2012
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5
132 152
New England Patriots is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Top NFL Teams of 2012
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6
109 148
Baltimore Ravens is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Top NFL Teams of 2012
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7
116 137
Green Bay Packers is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Top NFL Teams of 2012
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8
98 135
New York Giants is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Top NFL Teams of 2012

9
97 140
Chicago Bears is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Top NFL Teams of 2012
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10
68 104
Seattle Seahawks is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Top NFL Teams of 2012
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11
61 103
Minnesota Vikings is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Top NFL Teams of 2012
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12
59 101
Indianapolis Colts is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Top NFL Teams of 2012
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13
53 114
Dallas Cowboys is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Top NFL Teams of 2012
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14
60 110
Detroit Lions is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Top NFL Teams of 2012
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15
60 97
Washington Redskins is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Top NFL Teams of 2012
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16
70 115
New Orleans Saints is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Top NFL Teams of 2012
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17
66 123
Pittsburgh Steelers is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Top NFL Teams of 2012
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18
55 99
Cincinnati Bengals is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Top NFL Teams of 2012
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19
40 100
Los Angeles Chargers is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Top NFL Teams of 2012
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20
52 124
Philadelphia Eagles is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Top NFL Teams of 2012
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21
42 94
Carolina Panthers is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Top NFL Teams of 2012
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22
36 92
Tampa Bay Buccaneers is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Top NFL Teams of 2012
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23
34 96
Miami Dolphins is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Top NFL Teams of 2012
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24
34 95
Buffalo Bills is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Top NFL Teams of 2012
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25
31 99
Kansas City Chiefs is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Top NFL Teams of 2012
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