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Tuesday, January 1, 2013
NFL Power Rankings: Colts vault Texans

By Paul Kuharsky

The Houston Texans blew a chance at the No. 1 seed in the AFC. They couldn’t even hold on to a first-round bye.

And in losing their finale at Indianapolis, they finish the regular season as the No. 2 team in the division in the NFL Power Rankings despite being champs of the division.

Ashley Fox and John Clayton kept the Texans above the Colts. But three other voters -- Mike Sando, Dan Graziano and Jamison Hensley -- moved Indianapolis ahead.

I encourage you to tweet them with any objections.

Here’s our weekly look at how the AFC South stands.

And here is Mike Sando’s weekly breakdown of how the voters voted.