Vito Stellino's power rankings


1. Green Bay: Packers are rolling again.

2. San Francisco: Elvis is alive and winning for the 49ers.

3. Dallas: Uh-oh. The Cowboys are back.

4. Indianapolis: Can you believe Colts are the last unbeatens?

5. Pittsburgh: Steelers castoffs are good enough for the Ravens.

6. Buffalo: Bills always persevere.

7. Kansas City: Steve Bono has trouble with baseball infields.

8. San Diego: Beathard and Ross are a winning combination.

9. Denver: Broncos have discovered a running game.

10. Minnesota: Vikings took the Giants too lightly last week.

L 11. Washington: Even the referees are on the Redskins' side.

12. Miami: Is Craig Erickson QB Jimmy Johnson thinks he is?

13. Detroit: Lions have a lot of weapons.

14. New England: Can Bill Parcells turn the Patriots into a winner?

15. Philadelphia: Eagles are going to miss Rodney Peete.

16. Houston: Are Oilers prepping for the WWF?

17. Ravens: Earnest Byner can't carry the load every week.

18. Carolina: Panthers showed they're still an expansion team.

19. Arizona: Bill Bidwill savored that win over St. Louis' team.

20. St. Louis: St. Louis fans hated to lose to Bidwill's team.

21. Chicago: Bears are glad the Raiders released Jeff Jaeger.

22. Cincinnati: How long will Dave Shula keep his job?

23. Seattle: Jeff George wouldn't be the answer.

24. New York Giants: Giants are trying to win despite Dave Brown.

25. Oakland: Would you buy a PSL from Al Davis?

26. Jacksonville: At least the Jaguars beat the Panthers.

L 27. Tampa Bay: Tony Dungy started 0-5 the way Joe Gibbs did.

28. Atlanta: Why did Falcons trade for George in the first place?

29. New Orleans: Saints can't stop the run.

30. New York Jets: Even the referees won't give the Jets a break.

Pub Date: 10/04/96

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