Originally written on The Penalty Flag  |  Last updated 12/20/11
Week 15 in the NFL was one of firsts.  The Green Bay Packers took their first loss of the season.  The Indianapolis Colts got their first win.  Two interim coaches got victories in their debuts.  And the New England Patriots reclaimed their accustomed position of first place in the AFC as for the first time Brady and Tebow met.  With that, here are your Week 16 NFL Power Rankings. Class of the NFL 1. Packers (13-1): +/- Despite their first loss of the season the Packers remain atop this power ranking.  Although they have questions at the offensive line position and a suspect defense this is still a dangerous team with Aaron Rodgers behind center.  Green Bay won’t win the Super Bowl but until someone beats them when it counts their still tops in the NFL. 2. Saints (11-3): +/- New Orleans was again impressive in Week 15 against the Vikings.  Drew Brees threw for over 400 yards and five touchdowns as he continues to close in on Dan Marino’s record.  It’s hard to put the Saints at No. 2 because they’re likely the best team in the league right now but with three losses and one of them the Packers [...]
Ios_download En_app_rgb_wo_45

Report: Redskins owner not blocking RG3 trade

10 takeaways from Week 3 of the NFL preseason

Cubs ace Jake Arrieta no-hits the Dodgers

Chicago Bears release two-time Pro Bowl CB Tim Jennings

Indians president Mark Shapiro jumps to same role in Toronto

Tom Coughlin: Victor Cruz not expected to practice this week


D'Angelo Russell: 'There's a lot of spoiled Lakers fans'

Terry Collins didn't challenge double out of fear of HR

Has Tim Lincecum thrown his last pitch for the Giants?

Jerry Jones is enthralled with ‘vintage’ Darren McFadden

Report: Three NFL head coaches were interested in Michigan job

Odell Beckham Jr. is not intimidated of Darrelle Revis

Harmon treats media to beers, whiskey after two holes-in-one

Five big storylines for the 2015-16 NBA season

Most crucial player for each remaining playoff contender

Five NFL teams that should trade for Robert Griffin III

U.S. Open women's preview: Can anyone stop Serena?

Buffalo Bills need to start Tyrod Taylor at quarterback

WATCH: Broncos defender drops Reggie Bush, skirmish ensues

U.S. Open men's preview: Will there be a surprise champion?

Big Papi crushes Syndergaard pitch for 494th homer

Virginia Tech honoring slain journalists with helmet stickers

AJ Green on contract: 'All the receivers are getting bank'

Clippers owner rejects $60 million annual TV rights deal

Saints thank residents of New Orleans on 10th Katrina anniversary

NFL News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

By clicking "Sign Me Up", you have read and agreed to the Fox Sports Digital Privacy Policy and Terms of Use. You can opt out at any time. For more information, please see our Privacy Policy.
Get it now!
Ios_download En_app_rgb_wo_45

Five NFL teams that should trade for Robert Griffin III

10 takeaways from Week 3 of the NFL preseason

Cubs' Jake Arrieta no-hits the Dodgers

Chicago Bears release Tim Jennings

U.S. Open men's preview

U.S. Open women's preview

D'Angelo Russell zings Lakers fans

Every NBA division's most interesting rookie for 2015-16

Fantasy football round-by-round draft strategy

Ronda Rousey's Carl’s Jr. ad

Today's Best Stuff
For Publishers
Company Info
Follow Yardbarker