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NFL Power Rankings ahead of Week 9

Nov 1, 2020; Kansas City, Missouri, USA; Kansas City Chiefs wide receiver Demarcus Robinson (11) is congratulated by quarterback Patrick Mahomes (15) and tight end Nick Keizer (48) and wide receiver Tyreek Hill (10) after scoring a touchdown against the New York Jets during the second half at Arrowhead Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Jay Biggerstaff-USA TODAY Sports

The Kansas City Chiefs and Baltimore Ravens lead PFF's NFL Power Rankings following Week 8 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: 12.8
Playoff Odds: 99%
Highest-Graded Player: TE Travis Kelce (90.3)

2. Baltimore Ravens

Projected Win Total: 11.1
Playoff Odds: 91%
Highest-Graded Player: OT Ronnie Stanley (80.0)

3. Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Projected Win Total: 11.1
Playoff Odds: 92%
Highest-Graded Player: QB Tom Brady (92.1)

4. Pittsburgh Steelers

Projected Win Total: 12.6
Playoff Odds: 99%
Highest-Graded Player: Edge T.J. Watt (92.4)

5. Seattle Seahawks

Projected Win Total: 12.0
Playoff Odds: 97%
Highest-Graded Player: QB Russell Wilson (95.2)

6. New Orleans Saints

Projected Win Total: 10.1
Playoff Odds: 83%
Highest-Graded Player: RB Alvin Kamara (82.2)

7. Green Bay Packers

Projected Win Total: 10.6
Playoff Odds: 88%
Highest-Graded Player: QB Aaron Rodgers (92.7)

8. Indianapolis Colts

Projected Win Total: 9.9
Playoff Odds: 68%
Highest-Graded Player: DI DeForest Buckner (84.9)

9. San Francisco 49ers

Projected Win Total: 8.2
Playoff Odds: 30%
Highest-Graded Player: OT Trent Williams (89.8)

10. Tennessee Titans

Projected Win Total: 10.1
Playoff Odds: 78%
Highest-Graded Player: DI Jeffery Simmons (86.0)

11. Los Angeles Rams

Projected Win Total: 9.0
Playoff Odds: 63%
Highest-Graded Player: DI Aaron Donald (93.1)

12. Buffalo Bills

Projected Win Total: 10.2
Playoff Odds: 89%
Highest-Graded Player: QB Josh Allen (84.3)

13. Arizona Cardinals

Projected Win Total: 9.6
Playoff Odds: 72%
Highest-Graded Player: WR DeAndre Hopkins (87.8) 

14. Cleveland Browns

Projected Win Total: 9.5
Playoff Odds: 63%
Highest-Graded Player: OG Wyatt Teller (94.4)

15. New England Patriots

Projected Win Total: 6.8
Playoff Odds: 12%
Highest-Graded Player: OG Michael Onwenu (91.0)

16. Las Vegas Raiders

Projected Win Total: 8.7
Playoff Odds: 44%
Highest-Graded Player: WR Hunter Renfrow (76.5)

17. Miami Dolphins

Projected Win Total: 8.5
Playoff Odds: 40%
Highest-Graded Player: TE Mike Gesicki (78.4)

18. Chicago Bears

Projected Win Total: 8.8
Playoff Odds: 52%
Highest-Graded Player: Edge Khalil Mack (91.0)

19. Minnesota Vikings

Projected Win Total: 6.7
Playoff Odds: 9%
Highest-Graded Player: WR Justin Jefferson (90.2)

20. Atlanta Falcons

Projected Win Total: 5.4
Playoff Odds: 1%
Highest-Graded Player: WR Julio Jones (85.4)

21. Philadelphia Eagles

Projected Win Total: 6.5
Playoff Odds: 63%
Highest-Graded Player: WR Travis Fulgham (86.0)

22. Denver Broncos

Projected Win Total: 6.6
Playoff Odds: 8%
Highest-Graded Player: OT Garett Bolles (88.6)

23. Los Angeles Chargers

Projected Win Total: 5.9
Playoff Odds: 4%
Highest-Graded Player: WR Keenan Allen (89.2)

24. Houston Texans

Projected Win Total: 5.2
Playoff Odds: 2%
Highest-Graded Player: QB Deshaun Watson (86.3)

25. Carolina Panthers

Projected Win Total: 6.3
Playoff Odds: 3%
Highest-Graded Player: Edge Brian Burns (84.4)

26. Detroit Lions

Projected Win Total: 6.9
Playoff Odds: 9%
Highest-Graded Player: Edge Trey Flowers (83.3)

27. Cincinnati Bengals

Projected Win Total: 5.6
Playoff Odds: 2%
Highest-Graded Player: S Jessie Bates III (90.1)

28. Washington Football Team

Projected Win Total: 5.6
Playoff Odds: 22%
Highest-Graded Player: Edge Chase Young (82.0)

29. Dallas Cowboys

Projected Win Total: 5.1
Playoff Odds: 12%
Highest-Graded Player: OG Zack Martin (90.7)

30. New York Giants

Projected Win Total: 3.9
Playoff Odds: 3%
Highest-Graded Player: DI Leonard Williams (80.3)

31. Jacksonville Jaguars

Projected Win Total: 3.4
Playoff Odds: <1%
Highest-Graded Player: LB Myles Jack (88.6)

32. New York Jets

Projected Win Total: 2.3
Playoff Odds: <1%
Highest-Graded Player: WR Jamison Crowder (76.7)

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