We're into the second week of November and we've reached that point in the NFL regular season where every win – and loss – takes on even more meaning as the playoff picture comes into focus. Some teams – like the Patriots, Steelers, Eagles and Vikings – are looking to put a stranglehold on their division leads, while other races remain wide open as we head into Week 11.
NFL POWER RANKINGS
And as the contenders and pretenders continue to separate themselves, the Incredibly Important NFL Power Rankings are following suit each week – with less and less movement at the top and bottom. The biggest movers in the top 10 were the red-hot New Orleans Saints, who jumped from No. 5 to third following a seventh-straight win. They follow the Philadelphia Eagles and New England Patriots at the top.
The Atlanta Falcons also jumped two spots to No. 12 this week following a convincing home win over the Dallas Cowboys. The Falcons, who improved to 5-4 with the win, stay right on the tails of the Saints and the Carolina Panthers in the NFC South race (every team in that division won in Week 10). Here's how things shake out heading into Week 11: