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Week 8 Power Rankings: NFC North

The Chicago Bears are technically in first place of the NFC North, by virtue of their head-to-head record with the Green Bay Packers this season. But tiebreakers don't matter to ESPN.com's Exalted Power Rankers, and so we've had a changing of the (ranked) guard here in Week 8. The details:

10. Green Bay Packers

Trending: Up five from last week after a 28-24 victory over the Minnesota Vikings.

15. Chicago Bears

Trending: Down three from last week after a 17-14 loss to the Washington Redskins.

19. Minnesota Vikings

Trending: Down two from last week after losing at Lambeau Field.

30. Detroit Lions

Trending: Down one spot after a tough bye week.