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NFL Power Rankings ahead of Week 16

Dec 20, 2020; New Orleans, Louisiana, USA; Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes (15) celebrates after a two point conversion against the New Orleans Saints during the second half at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome. Mandatory Credit: Derick E. Hingle-USA TODAY Sports

The Kansas City Chiefs and the New Orleans Saints lead PFF's NFL Power Rankings following Week 15 of the 2020 NFL season. The rankings are based on PFF ELO Ratings. PFF will update the NFL Power Rankings weekly and include results from the company's AWS-powered simulations and PFF-exclusive player grades.

1. Kansas City Chiefs

Projected Win Total: 14.6
Playoff Odds: 100%
Highest-Graded Player: TE Travis Kelce (93.2)

2. New Orleans Saints

Projected Win Total: 11.1
Playoff Odds: 100%
Highest-Graded Player: DI David Onyemata (85.2)

3. Buffalo Bills

Projected Win Total: 12.3
Playoff Odds: 100%
Highest-Graded Player: QB Josh Allen (89.0)

4. Baltimore Ravens

Projected Win Total: 10.5
Playoff Odds: 77%
Highest-Graded Player: TE Mark Andrews (82.3)

5. Green Bay Packers

Projected Win Total: 12.3
Playoff Odds:  100%
Highest-Graded Player: QB Aaron Rodgers (94.5)

6. Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Projected Win Total: 10.4
Playoff Odds: 98%
Highest-Graded Player: QB Tom Brady (90.8)

7. Indianapolis Colts

Projected Win Total: 11.4
Playoff Odds: 92%
Highest-Graded Player: DI DeForest Buckner (89.6)

8. Tennessee Titans

Projected Win Total: 11.1
Playoff Odds: 97%
Highest-Graded Player: RB Derrick Henry (91.6)

9. Los Angeles Rams

Projected Win Total: 10.0
Playoff Odds: 99%
Highest-Graded Player: DI Aaron Donald (93.7)

10. Seattle Seahawks

Projected Win Total: 11.2
Playoff Odds: 100%
Highest-Graded Player: QB Russell Wilson (90.9)

11. Pittsburgh Steelers

Projected Win Total: 11.9
Playoff Odds: 100%
Highest-Graded Player: Edge T.J. Watt (91.6)

12. Cleveland Browns

Projected Win Total: 11.4
Playoff Odds: 94%
Highest-Graded Player: OG Wyatt Teller (93.8)

13. Arizona Cardinals

Projected Win Total: 9.0
Playoff Odds: 75%
Highest-Graded Player: WR DeAndre Hopkins (89.9)

14. Miami Dolphins

Projected Win Total: 9.9
Playoff Odds: 39%
Highest-Graded Player: CB Xavien Howard (87.3)

15. New England Patriots

Projected Win Total: 7.1
Playoff Odds: 0%
Highest-Graded Player: OG Shaq Mason (84.2)

16. Atlanta Falcons

Projected Win Total: 4.6
Playoff Odds: 0%
Highest-Graded Player: WR Julio Jones (86.3)

17. Washington Football Team

Projected Win Total: 7.1
Playoff Odds: 74%
Highest-Graded Player: OG Brandon Scherff (83.5)

18. Chicago Bears

Projected Win Total: 8.0
Playoff Odds: 26%
Highest-Graded Player: Edge Khalil Mack (92.4)

19. San Francisco 49ers

Projected Win Total: 5.8
Playoff Odds: 0%
Highest-Graded Player: OT Trent Williams (90.6)

20. Las Vegas Raiders

Projected Win Total: 8.0
Playoff Odds: 1%
Highest-Graded Player: TE Darren Waller (84.0)

21. Minnesota Vikings

Projected Win Total: 6.9
Playoff Odds: 1%
Highest-Graded Player: WR Justin Jefferson (90.2)

22. Denver Broncos

Projected Win Total: 5.9
Playoff Odds: 0%
Highest-Graded Player: OT Garett Bolles (89.2)

23. Dallas Cowboys

Projected Win Total: 6.1
Playoff Odds: 0%
Highest-Graded Player: OG Zack Martin (91.3)

24. Houston Texans

Projected Win Total: 5.0
Playoff Odds: 0%
Highest-Graded Player: QB Deshaun Watson (91.9)

25. Los Angeles Chargers

Projected Win Total: 5.7
Playoff Odds: 0%
Highest-Graded Player: Edge Joey Bosa (90.2)

26. Philadelphia Eagles

Projected Win Total: 4.9
Playoff Odds: 7%
Highest-Graded Player: Edge Brandon Graham (80.1)

27. Carolina Panthers

Projected Win Total: 4.7
Playoff Odds: 0%
Highest-Graded Player: OT Taylor Moton (81.5)

28. New York Giants

Projected Win Total: 5.7
Playoff Odds: 13%
Highest-Graded Player: DI Leonard Williams (78.9)

29. Cincinnati Bengals

Projected Win Total: 3.6
Playoff Odds: 0%
Highest-Graded Player: S Jessie Bates III (91.9)

30. Detroit Lions

Projected Win Total: 5.7
Playoff Odds: 0%
Highest-Graded Player: OT Taylor Decker (84.5)

31. New York Jets

Projected Win Total: 1.5
Playoff Odds: 0%
Highest-Graded Player: DI Folorunso Fatukasi (86.2)

32. Jacksonville Jaguars

Projected Win Total: 1.5
Playoff Odds: 0%
Highest-Graded Player: C Brandon Linder (80.0)

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