Philly ranks the best, but it's a close call

While there's no clear-cut favorite to win ArenaBowl XXII, ranking the teams 1-12 in six different categories -- quarterbacks, run offense, pass offense, run defense, pass defense and special teams -- offers an interesting look at the contenders. There are five teams within four points of each other at the top, a group of three within two of each other in the middle and four others who aren't that far off, but will need to play great every week to have a chance to go to New Orleans.

Here's the breakdown: