Tuesday, November 22, 2011
NFL Week 12 Power Rankings: NFC North
By Kevin Seifert
Let's take a quick glance at ESPN.com's Week 12 Power Rankings, which once again include three NFC North teams among the top 10:
1. Green Bay Packers
Trending: It's been unanimous for eight weeks now.
7. Chicago Bears
Trending: Down two spots after quarterback Jay Cutler's thumb injury marred their fifth consecutive victory. Voters were split, however. Paul Kuharsky ranked them No. 5. James Walker had them at No. 11.
10. Detroit Lions
Trending: No change after a 49-35 victory against the Carolina Panthers.
29. Minnesota Vikings
Trending: Down two after a 27-21 home loss to the Oakland Raiders.