Week 3 2010 NFL Power Rankings

Week 3 2010 NFL Power Rankings

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Week 2 featured some exciting finishes to intriguing match-ups. The Saints maintain their #1 ranking by beating a pesky 49ers team in overtime on Monday Night Football. The Packers stay at #2 after a blowout over the Bills, and the Texans move up to #3 after a thrilling OT win over a good Redskins squad and stumbles by the Ravens and Patriots. Peyton Manning defeated his younger brother Eli Sunday night, moving the Colts up to the #4 spot. The Steelers round out the Top Five after moving up four spots from #9.

The Jets jump four spots to #11, while the Falcons and Chargers each jump three spots after impressive wins. Carson Palmer and the Bengals are up 6 spots after a win over the Ravens, and the Bears made the biggest jump this week (9 spots) with their 2-0 start.

The Vikings drop 9 spots after starting 0-2 and the Cowboys plummet 13 spots after a poor performance against the Bears. Although the 49ers lost on Monday Night, they gave the defending Super Bowl Champion Saints a scare, which bumps them up 6 spots to #18. See where your team ranks below.