Pro Football Weekly's Week 16 power rankings

Just how dangerous are Chargers? Can Rams, Saints rediscover offensive mojo?

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1. Saints (12-2) — Defense really has carried them for a month now

2. Rams (11-3) — McVay needs to help out his embattled offensive line

3. Chiefs (11-3) — Chris Jones might be second only to Aaron Donald

4. Chargers (11-3) — If they get healthy, they’re very dangerous

5. Bears (10-4) — Where has Anthony Miller gone?

6. Texans (10-4) — Secondary still gives up too many pass plays

7. Patriots (9-5) — Just something big missing offensively now

8. Steelers (8-5-1) — It turns out they handled Le’Veon situation perfectly

9. Ravens (8-6) — Have to keep Lamar Jackson upright against tough defenses

10. Colts (8-6) — Frank Reich has continued to push them in brilliant ways

11. Cowboys (8-6) — Same old Dallas? Old issues cropped up in bad loss

12. Seahawks (8-6) — Loss to San Fran came out of nowhere really

13. Vikings (7-6-1) — Don’t overlook what OC change did in one week

14. Titans (8-6) —Derrick Henry: more rush yards last two weeks than first 10 games

15. Eagles (7-7) — Avonte Maddox came up big in stunner at L.A.

16. Browns (6-7-1) — Just spitballing here: Could Baker take LeBron’s banner spot?

17. Washington (7-7) — We need to give Josh Johnson his incredible due for last week

18. Dolphins (7-7) — If this is the end for Frank Gore, he went out running like HOFer

19. Broncos (6-8) — Vance was likely in trouble before ill-fated FG decision

20. Panthers (6-8) — It’s a travesty if Ron Rivera loses his job

21. Packers (5-8-1) — One of the more fascinating offseasons in recent Packers history

22. Buccaneers (5-9) — Jameis Winston decision not becoming much clearer

23. Giants (5-9) — Seem to be souring on Kyle Lauletta a bit

24. Bills (5-9) — Give Josh Allen a big receiver who can win 50-50 battles

25. Lions (5-9) — Coaching staff changes could be coming, but how many?

26. Falcons (5-9) — Can they keep Tevin and Devonta next year?

27. Bengals (5-9) — Joe Mixon quietly putting together fantastic year

28. 49ers (4-10) — Imagine what they can do with better defense, health

29. Jets (4-10) — We frankly overestimated the talent on this team

30. Jaguars (4-10) — Can’t you just picture Joe Flacco being a Coughlin guy?

31. Raiders (3-11) — Have to find at least one pass rusher in the draft, FA

32. Cardinals (3-11) — Looking more and more like Steve Wilks could be in trouble

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