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2015 NFL power rankings, Week 11: Patriots remain on top, Cardinals in top three

The Patriots remain kings of the National Football League and the Cardinals have a cushion in the NFC West.

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Week 10 is in the books! More injuries, more upsets, but most surprisingly - this NFL season and week has brought so much mediocrity that it makes power rankings difficult. Nearly half of all NFL teams have a record of 4-5, 5-4, or 5-5. However, this will make for an exciting Wild Card race as the regular season is in the final stretch. With that, ROTB brings your top 5 NFL teams:

1)   New England Patriots (9-0) - Tom Brady is out for revenge and he sure is getting it with 24 touchdowns and only 3 interceptions. The loss of Julian Edelman will hurt this offense, but since when has a lack of weapons ever stopped Brady? The top spot in the AFC and the NFL is still theirs for the taking.

2)   Carolina Panthers (9-0) - The Panthers are on a roll and look as if nothing can stop them with the best start in Panther history behind MVP candidate Super Cam. The toughest matchup in their remaining schedule is against the Falcons and Giants, which by the looks of it won't be a problem for this team that won just 7 games the entire year last season. Talk about a turnaround.

3)   Arizona Cardinals (7-2) - Carson is in his prime averaging 9.4 yards per pass attempt and is in the discussion for MVP. The Cardinals have a comfortable lead in the NFC West that is starting to look like theirs for the taking.

4)   Minnesota Vikings (7-2) - AP is taking us back to 2012 with 200 yards from scrimmage this week. The Vikings control their own destiny this week against the Packers in a winner takes the top spot in the NFC North matchup. This is the chance for the Vikings to prove they are "for real" since they still have yet to beat a team over .500.

5)   Cincinnati Bengals (8-1) - We learned this week that the Bengals are defeat-able (if that's a word), but that does not mean that they are a bad team. However, the late season choking could be on the rise as they travel on a short week to face the better than ever Cards in the desert.

And the rest:

6)   Pittsburgh Steelers (6-4)

7)   Green Bay Packers (6-3)

8)   Denver Broncos (7-2)

9)   Buffalo Bills (5-4)

10) New York Giants (5-5)

11) New York Jets (5-4)

12) Atlanta Falcons (6-3)

13) Seattle Seahawks (4-5)

14) Chicago Bears (4-5)

15) Kansas City Chiefs (4-5)

16) Oakland Raiders (4-5)

17) Indianapolis Colts (4-5)

18) Washington Redskins (4-5)

19) St. Louis Rams (4-5)

20) Miami Dolphins (4-5)

21) Philadelphia Eagles (4-5)

22) Huston Texans (4-5)

23) New Orleans Saints (4-6)

24) Tampa Bay Bucaaneers (4-5)

25) San Francisco 49ers (3-6)

26) Jacksonville Jaguars (3-6)

27) Baltimore Ravens (2-7)

28) San Diego Chargers (2-7)

29) Tennessee Titans (2-7)

30) Detroit Lions (2-7)

31) Dallas Cowboys (2-7)

32) Cleveland Browns (2-8)