NFL 2021 Teams RANKINGS

View the latest NFL 2021 Teams Rankings based on the industry leading Dunkel Index rating system. The Dunkel Index analyzes game data to produce a power rating for each team. Those ratings are the basis for our game predictions.

FOOTBALL: NFL RANKINGS

Sport

League

Season


  • W / L RTG
    Index rating for the season adjusted for won/loss record.
  • SEA RTG
    Pure Index rating for season.
  • REC RTG
    Most recent pure Index rating.
  • HI
    Highest pure Index rating for season.
  • LO
    Lowest pure Index rating for season.
  • W/L +/-
    Percentage increase/decrease for pure Index rating over previous season.
  • SEA +/-
    Percentage increase/decrease for pure Index rating over previous season.
  • 20 W/L
    Adjusted Index rating for 2020 season.
  • 20 SEA
    Pure Index rating for 2020 season.

Regular Season

RANK TEAMS RECORD W / L RTG SEA RTG REC RTG HI LO 20 W/L 20 SEA W/L +/- SEA +/-
Rankings not yet available for this season
1 Tampa Bay Buccaneers 9-3-0 146.145 141.711 140.374 145.296 136.580 141.780 138.085 0.03% 0.03%
2 Arizona Cardinals 10-2-0 144.677 138.765 136.274 143.678 134.068 131.979 132.718 0.10% 0.05%
3 Buffalo Bills 7-4-0 143.677 141.460 138.194 148.212 134.754 141.593 135.682 0.01% 0.04%
4 Green Bay Packers 9-3-0 140.835 136.401 137.317 139.372 134.509 140.830 135.658 0.00% 0.01%
5 Dallas Cowboys 8-4-0 139.724 136.768 133.786 141.515 132.471 122.645 124.861 0.14% 0.10%
6 Kansas City Chiefs 8-4-0 138.761 135.805 141.198 141.198 131.690 147.931 140.541 -0.06% -0.03%
7 Los Angeles Rams 8-4-0 138.532 135.576 133.109 141.294 130.192 134.728 133.989 0.03% 0.01%
8 New England Patriots 8-4-0 138.365 135.409 144.995 144.995 129.575 127.560 129.038 0.08% 0.05%
9 Baltimore Ravens 8-4-0 137.538 134.582 129.954 141.194 129.954 140.432 138.215 -0.02% -0.03%
10 Tennessee Titans 8-4-0 136.111 133.155 131.634 139.937 124.718 137.590 136.112 -0.01% -0.02%
11 Los Angeles Chargers 7-5-0 134.971 133.493 133.338 138.094 128.265 128.148 127.409 0.05% 0.05%
12 Indianapolis Colts 7-6-0 134.836 134.097 139.951 139.951 129.102 136.553 133.597 -0.01% 0.00%
13 New Orleans Saints 5-7-0 134.497 135.975 128.391 148.309 128.391 145.004 139.831 -0.07% -0.03%
14 Cleveland Browns 6-6-0 132.825 132.825 128.714 136.402 128.714 132.609 130.392 0.00% 0.02%
15 San Francisco 49ers 6-6-0 132.785 132.785 134.718 137.866 129.255 128.279 130.496 0.04% 0.02%
16 Philadelphia Eagles 6-7-0 131.792 132.531 134.864 137.072 127.831 124.088 128.522 0.06% 0.03%
17 Cincinnati Bengals 7-5-0 131.629 130.151 129.556 137.556 123.875 121.145 124.840 0.09% 0.04%
18 Las Vegas Raiders 6-6-0 130.124 130.124 128.028 134.975 124.095 130.660 131.399 0.00% -0.01%
19 Minnesota Vikings 5-7-0 129.857 131.335 131.556 136.430 124.048 129.063 129.063 0.01% 0.02%
20 Pittsburgh Steelers 6-5-1 129.365 128.626 126.460 134.475 124.663 141.282 138.326 -0.08% -0.07%
21 Denver Broncos 6-6-0 129.343 129.343 131.608 132.890 124.391 125.171 128.127 0.03% 0.01%
22 Carolina Panthers 5-7-0 128.756 130.234 124.414 137.764 124.414 123.709 128.882 0.04% 0.01%
23 Seattle Seahawks 4-8-0 128.194 131.150 132.276 137.273 128.486 137.891 134.935 -0.07% -0.03%
24 Washington Football Team 6-6-0 128.134 128.134 130.592 130.903 123.624 130.381 128.903 -0.02% -0.01%
25 Miami Dolphins 6-7-0 125.769 126.508 134.196 134.196 121.464 139.950 136.255 -0.10% -0.07%
26 New York Giants 4-8-0 124.800 127.756 129.477 131.893 123.274 127.849 127.110 -0.02% 0.01%
27 Chicago Bears 4-8-0 124.213 127.168 125.779 131.315 125.285 128.236 129.714 -0.03% -0.02%
28 Atlanta Falcons 5-7-0 122.719 124.197 124.380 127.834 122.494 129.923 132.879 -0.06% -0.07%
29 New York Jets 3-9-0 116.503 120.937 122.168 123.852 117.472 115.640 121.552 0.01% -0.01%
30 Houston Texans 2-10-0 115.975 121.886 118.587 126.115 118.587 122.939 127.373 -0.06% -0.04%
31 Detroit Lions 1-10-1 114.631 121.281 124.862 124.862 117.638 121.213 124.908 -0.05% -0.03%
32 Jacksonville Jaguars 2-10-0 113.284 119.196 117.695 123.394 116.068 112.976 120.365 0.00% -0.01%

Postseason

RANK TEAMS RECORD W / L RTG SEA RTG REC RTG HI LO 20 W/L 20 SEA W/L +/- SEA +/-
Rankings not yet available for this season

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