NFL power rankings: Bills, Chiefs among the top teams in the league through Week 1

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The first week of the 2022 NFL season is in the books and there may be lots to yell about.

The Buffalo Bills seemed dominant in opposition to the defending Super Bowl champions, whereas Lamar Jackson appeared to have elevated his worth in a giant win over the New York Jets.

In between, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers’ protection held sturdy in opposition to the Dallas Cowboys. The Minnesota Vikings seemed like a high-powered offense in opposition to their division rivals and the Kansas City Chiefs seemed pretty regular even with out Tyreek Hill.

Read under for the first version of the NFL power rankings through Week 1 of the season.

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1). Buffalo Bills (1-0)

Los Angeles Rams quarterback Matthew Stafford, #9, and Buffalo Bills quarterback Josh Allen, #17, meet at mid-field after an NFL soccer recreation Thursday, Sept. 8, 2022, in Inglewood, California.
(AP Photo/Ashley Landis)

Previous rank: Not ranked

Week 1 outcome: 31-10 win over Rams

Week 2 matchup: Monday vs. Titans

The Bills seemed like Super Bowl favorites in their Thursday night time win over the Rams. Josh Allen had 4 complete touchdowns. Allen threw three landing passes to a few completely different receivers and rushed for one more rating.

2). Kansas City Chiefs (1-0)

Previous rank: Not ranked

Week 1 outcome: 44-21 win over Cardinals

Week 2 matchup: Thursday vs. Chargers

Patrick Mahomes had 5 landing passes and did not appear to be he missed Tyreek Hill that a lot in the blowout victory over the Cardinals.

3). Minnesota Vikings (1-0)

Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Justin Jefferson, #18, celebrates after catching a pass for a first down during the second half of an NFL football game against the Green Bay Packers, Sunday, Sept.  11, 2022, in Minneapolis.

Minnesota Vikings vast receiver Justin Jefferson, #18, celebrates after catching a go for a primary down throughout the second half of an NFL soccer recreation in opposition to the Green Bay Packers, Sunday, Sept. 11, 2022, in Minneapolis.
(AP Photo/Bruce Kluckhohn)

Previous rank: Not ranked

Week 1 outcome: 23-7 win over Packers

Week 2 matchup: Monday @ Eagles

Justin Jefferson had a breakout recreation in opposition to the Packers. He had 9 catches for 184 yards and two touchdowns. He put the total league on discover and Minnesota might be considered one of the higher teams in the league.

4). Tampa Bay Buccaneers (1-0)

Previous rank: Not ranked

Week 1 outcome: 19-3 win over Cowboys

Week 2 matchup: Sunday @ Saints

Tampa Bay proved that if the offense fails, the protection can maintain its personal. The offense managed to get just one landing, however solely wanted one. Leonard Fournette ran for 127 yards on 21 carries.

5). Baltimore Ravens (1-0)

Previous rank: Not ranked

Week 1 outcome: 24-9 win over Jets

Week 2 matchup: Sunday vs. Dolphins

Lamar Jackson proved simply how priceless he may be in a win over the Jets. While in a contract dispute, Jackson was 17-for-30 for 213 yards and three landing passes.

6). Los Angeles Chargers (1-0)

Los Angeles Chargers quarterback Justin Herbert, right, passes as Las Vegas Raiders defensive tackle Bilal Nichols, #91, applies pressure during the second half of an NFL football game in Inglewood, California, Sunday, Sept.  11, 2022.

Los Angeles Chargers quarterback Justin Herbert, proper, passes as Las Vegas Raiders defensive deal with Bilal Nichols, #91, applies strain throughout the second half of an NFL soccer recreation in Inglewood, California, Sunday, Sept. 11, 2022.
(AP Photo/Gregory Bull)

Previous rank: Not ranked

Week 1 outcome: 24-19 win over Raiders

Week 2 matchup: Thursday @ Chiefs

The Chargers thwarted a Raiders comeback try to carry them off for the win. Justin Herbert had three landing passes however dropping Keenan Allen might show to be detrimental in the long term.

7). Pittsburgh Steelers (1-0)

Previous rank: Not ranked

Week 1 outcome: 20-19 win over Bengals

Week 2 matchup: Sunday vs. Patriots

The Steelers allowed the Bengals to drive additional time, however Chris Boswell was ultimately capable of come through for the win. TJ Watt was injured in the win, as was Najee Harris. Mitchell Trubisky was 21-for-38 with 194 yards and a landing.

8). Philadelphia Eagles (1-0)

Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Jalen Hurts, #1, runs the ball against the Detroit Lions in the first half of an NFL football game in Detroit, Sunday, Sept.  11, 2022.

Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Jalen Hurts, #1, runs the ball in opposition to the Detroit Lions in the first half of an NFL soccer recreation in Detroit, Sunday, Sept. 11, 2022.
(AP Photo/Duane Burleson)

Previous rank: Not ranked

Week 1 outcome: 38-35 win over Lions

Week 2 matchup: Monday vs. Vikings

The new-look Eagles offense had 4 speeding touchdowns in the win over the Lions. Miles Sanders, Jalen Hurts, Kenneth Gainswell and Boston Scott had been all in the scoring column. AJ Brown had 10 catches for 155 yards.

9). New Orleans Saints (1-0)

Previous rank: Not ranked

Week 1 outcome: 27-26 win over Falcons

Week 2 matchup: Sunday vs. Buccaneers

The Saints wanted Will Lutz to win the recreation for them in the finish, but it surely was Michael Thomas’ reemergence that was extra attention-grabbing. He had 5 catches for 57 yards, together with two touchdowns.

10). Washington Commanders (1-0)

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Washington Commanders quarterback Carson Wentz, #11, celebrates with vast receiver Jahan Dotson, #1, after scoring a landing in opposition to the Jacksonville Jaguars in the first half of an NFL soccer recreation, Sunday, Sept. 11, 2022, in Landover, Maryland.
(AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

Previous rank: Not ranked

Week 1 outcome: 28-22 win over Jaguars

Week 2 matchup: Sunday @ Lions

Carson Wentz battled the Jaguars and turned out victorious. He was 27-for-42 with 4 landing passes, serving to the Commanders to get off on the proper foot.

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11). Miami Dolphins (1-0)

12). New York Giants (1-0)

13). Cleveland Browns (1-0)

14). Seattle Seahawks (1-0)

15). Chicago Bears (1-0)

16). Indianapolis Colts (0-0-1)

17). Green Bay Packers (0-1)

18). Los Angeles Rams (0-1)

19). Cincinnati Bengals (0-1)

20). Tennessee Titans (0-1)

21). Las Vegas Raiders (0-1)

22). Detroit Lions (0-1)

23). Houston Texans (0-0-1)

24). Atlanta Falcons (0-1)

25). Denver Broncos (0-1)

26). Carolina Panthers (0-1)

27). Arizona Cardinals (0-1)

28). Jacksonville Jaguars (0-1)

29). Dallas Cowboys (0-1)

30). New England Patriots (0-1)

31). San Francisco 49ers (0-1)

32). New York Jets (0-1)

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