NFL power rankings at Week 12.


In NFL power rankings for Week 12, it’s all about the teams that have found a way to stay in the hunt and those that are still trying to get there.

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers and New Orleans Saints are also jockeying for position in the NFC South, while the Los Angeles Rams remain a dark horse in the playoff race. The NFL 2023 season is shaping up to be an exciting one, with plenty of surprises still in store.

The Baltimore Ravens are holding onto the top spot in the AFC North, while the Indianapolis Colts have taken over the lead from the Tennessee Titans in the AFC South. The Miami Dolphins and Denver Broncos continue to battle for supremacy in the AFC East, while Cleveland Browns and Las Vegas Raiders continue to fight for position in the AFC West.

What NFL power rankings will look like at the end of 2023 remains to be seen, but it’s clear that this season has been full of action-packed NFL football and plenty of surprises along the way.

The Green Bay Packers remain at the top of NFL power rankings for Week 12, but their lead over the second-place Kansas City Chiefs is razor thin. The Buffalo Bills have been a revelation, having made a huge leap from the middle of NFL power rankings in Week 10 to third place this week. The Seattle Seahawks and New Orleans Saints round out the top five, both teams continuing their impressive seasons.

Outside of the top five, several teams continue to fight for playoff positioning. The Baltimore Ravens are in sixth, the Los Angeles Rams in seventh and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in eighth. The Pittsburgh Steelers are on the cusp of a playoff spot, sitting at ninth with an 8-3 record.

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