NFL Defensive Rankings

As of 1/23/17

Defense Rating – Points expected to give up to average NFL team
Def Rushing/Passing – Differential in yards given up rushing/passing and opponents average for each. Positive number better than negative. Good usage in fantasy leagues. Having a RB go against a team with a high + number in Defensive Rushing is not advantageous.

NFL Power Rankings

Offensive Rankings

Rank Teams Defense Rating Def Rushing Def Passing W L
1 Denver 18.99 -20.50 65.34 9 7
2 Seattle 19.97 19.93 10.28 11 6
3 Houston 20.41 8.59 46.39 10 8
4 Minnesota 20.52 1.59 37.87 8 8
5 New England 20.84 27.54 -22.72 16 2
6 NY Giants 21.07 22.51 -7.97 11 6
7 Kansas City 21.65 -15.48 2.89 12 5
8 Los Angeles 21.65 -15.48 2.89 4 12
9 Philadelphia 21.77 -2.62 21.97 7 9
10 Pittsburgh 22.01 20.94 -7.90 13 6
11 Baltimore 22.03 10.27 4.10 8 8
12 Cincinnati 22.47 2.09 -3.02 6 9
13 Dallas 22.50 21.95 -19.44 13 4
14 Arizona 22.57 14.32 18.72 7 8
15 Tampa Bay 22.88 -6.87 1.14 9 7
16 Jacksonville 23.91 2.45 20.44 3 13
17 Carolina 24.05 13.32 -16.70 6 10
18 Detroit 24.06 -5.03 -6.05 9 8
19 Oakland 24.47 -8.71 -11.07 12 5
20 Atlanta 24.54 1.92 -16.61 13 5
21 NY Jets 24.73 16.54 -10.92 5 11
22 Chicago 24.78 -17.09 15.64 3 13
23 San Diego 24.90 12.48 -8.58 5 11
24 Buffalo 24.95 -23.89 11.82 7 9
25 Tennessee 25.02 14.90 -31.80 9 7
26 Green Bay 25.21 10.71 -29.72 12 7
27 Washington 25.28 -22.26 -5.57 8 7
28 Miami 25.44 -26.04 -5.71 10 7
29 Indianapolis 26.24 -13.27 -27.16 8 8
30 New Orleans 26.83 2.10 -29.62 7 9
31 Cleveland 27.26 -27.82 -6.39 1 15
32 San Francisco 28.65 -54.60 2.29 2 14

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