“The Reality Check” Week 16 NFL Power Rankings

December 18, 2013 | Glenn Clark

Ryan Chell’s Rankings…

32. Houston Texans (2-12; LW-32)

No Case Keenum or Ben Tate Sunday…mailing it in…

31. Washington Redskins (3-11; LW-29)

Looking to build the Kirk Cousins resume for a draft pick…

30. Oakland Raiders (4-10; LW-28)

At least they held Jamaal Charles to under 30 yards RUSHING!

29. Minnesota Vikings (4-9-1; LW-31)

Who knows how the NFC North would have been affected if Matt Cassel had played the entire year?

28. Atlanta Falcons (4-10; LW-30)

Steven Jackson looks “back”…

27. Cleveland Browns (4-10; LW-26)

Had Jay Cutler for awhile…

26. Tampa Bay Buccaneers (4-10; LW-25)

Mike Glennon’s regressed a little in the second half of the season…

25. Jacksonville Jaguars (4-10; LW-24)

Hard to believe they were still not mathematically eliminated till Sunday’s loss…

24. Buffalo Bills (5-9; LW-27)

Back to the Thad Lewis era…

23. New York Jets (6-8; LW-23)

Six wins should be enough to save Rex Ryan’s job…

22. Tennessee Titans (5-9; LW-21)

Have pieces of a playoff team…

21. New York Giants (5-9, LW-19)

Eli just doesn’t care…

20. St. Louis Rams (6-8; LW-22)

I think could have been that surprise team if they had a QB…

19. Pittsburgh Steelers (6-8; LW-20)

Knew they were going to beat Cincinnati at home…

18. San Diego Chargers (7-7; LW-18)

Good season, but wont be enough to advance to the playoffs most likely.

17. Dallas Cowboys (7-7; LW-15)

Romo’d.

16. Detroit Lions (7-7; LW-13)

Matt Elam got in Calvin Johnson’s head?

15. Green Bay Packers (7-6-1; LW-17)

How much longer can they stall for Aaron Rodgers?

14. Chicago Bears (8-6; LW-16)

Jay Cutler ALMOST made their QB controversy really interesting…

13 Indianapolis Colts (9-5; LW-10)

When did Griff Whalen come back?

12.  Cincinnati Bengals (9-5); LW-9

If Bengals miss the playoffs, Marvin Lewis’ job could be in question…

11. Miami Dolphins (8-6; LW-14)

Ryan Tannehill’s a QB…

10. Baltimore Ravens (8-6; LW-11)

Just win, baby.

9. Philadelphia Eagles (8-6; LW-7)

The Vikings? Why?

8.Arizona Cardinals (9-5; LW-1-)

To get this far with Carson Palmer as your QB, push Bruce Arians out on the water…

7. San Francisco 49ers (10-4; LW-9)

Could very well be back in the Super Bowl…peaking at the right moment…

6. New England Patriots (10-4, LW-6)

Tom Brady’s going to be frustrated again Sunday in Baltimore…

5. Carolina Panthers (10-4; LW-4)

The loser of CAR-NO could find themselves OUT of the playoff race…

4. New Orleans Saints (10-4; LW-3)

Need home games in January…

3. Kansas City Chiefs (11-3; LW-6)

Hoping to play Oakland every week…

2. Denver Broncos (11-3; LW-2)

One of the first dominoes to fall…

1. Seattle Seahawks (12-2; LW-1)

How have they lost two games?

Flexing my mic muscles since 1983…

-G