Week 15 Power Rankings: What’s No. 1 on each group’s list of things to get?

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Three groups as of now have secured a playoff compartment – including the Saints, who retook the No. 1 spot in the NFL Power Rankings – and a lot more plan to join the club over the season’s last three weeks.

However, even the non-playoff hopefuls still have objectives to achieve, something to master, something they need – a finish of-season list of things to get of sorts. What’s the No. 1 thing on your group’s December list of things to get? Our NFL Nation journalists have a few thoughts.

How we rank: Our capacity board – a gathering of in excess of 80 authors, editors and TV characters – assessed how groups pile up through the initial 14 weeks of the season.

  1. New Orleans Saints (11-2)

Week 14 positioning: 2

Top list of things to get thing: The NFC’s No. 1 seed. The Rams opened the entryway with their misfortune at Chicago on Sunday night. Presently the Saints need to hammer it close with triumphs at Carolina and at home against Pittsburgh and Carolina to end the standard season. New Orleans is absolutely equipped for winning out and about, yet the group’s solitary Super Bowl in establishment history came when the Saints earned a No. 1 seed in 2009. Furthermore, it wouldn’t hurt to keep away from both the Rams and Bears in the divisional round of the playoffs. – Mike Triplett

  1. Kansas City Chiefs (11-2)

Week 14 positioning: 3

Top list of things to get thing: A win over the Chargers on Thursday night. That would get the Chiefs one of their objectives – they would secure the AFC West title – and get them near another, which is home-field advantage all through the playoffs. In the event that they lose to the Chargers, the Chiefs would need to exhaust a lot of vitality over the last two diversions to achieve the two objectives. – Adam Teicher

  1. Los Angeles Rams (11-2)

Week 14 positioning: 1

Top list of things to get thing: A Super Bowl ring. Alright, so in fact, that desire can’t be conceded until February. However, that is this Rams group needs after an offseason that shouted “Super Bowl or nothing” the increments of All-Pros Aqib Talib, Marcus Peters and Ndamukong Suh, also record-breaking paydays for Aaron Donald and Todd Gurley. The Rams have secured the NFC West for a second successive season, and keeping in mind that they discovered a lot of pleasure in that, their objective from the start was to acquire a date in February. Anything short of that stands the possibility of getting re-skilled. – Lindsey Thiry

  1. Los Angeles Chargers (10-3)

Week 14 positioning: 5

Top list of things to get thing: A sound Melvin Gordon. The Chargers have won the two amusements Gordon missed with a sprained right knee. Nonetheless, the Wisconsin item represented 36 percent of the Bolts’ scrimmage touchdowns before his damage. In the event that the Chargers need to make a profound postseason run, they require a solid Gordon to achieve their maximum capacity on offense. – Eric D. Williams

  1. New England Patriots (9-4)

Week 14 positioning: 4

Top list of things to get thing: A “Back to the Future” transition capacitor. The Patriots might want to head out back so as to Sunday so they can re-try the last 69-yard guarded emergency that prompted a shocking 34-33 thrashing to the Dolphins. It is uncommon to see a Bill Belichick-trained group, which prides itself on exceeding expectations at situational football, make such a miscue in a urgent circumstance. – Mike Reiss

  1. Chicago Bears (9-4)

Week 14 positioning: 8

Top list of things to get thing: Clinching a postseason compartment out of the blue since 2010 by beating the detested Green Bay Packers on Sunday at Soldier Field. The Bears will require some assistance to wrap up the NFC North in Week 15, yet nothing would be better for Chicago than punching its ticket to the playoffs to the detriment of the Packers. All things considered, Green Bay managed the Bears their latest postseason misfortune, in the NFC Championship Game about eight years back. – Jeff Dickerson

  1. Houston Texans (9-4)

Week 14 positioning: 6

Top list of things to get thing: Help from the Patriots’ and Chiefs’ adversaries so they can anchor a first-round bye. The Texans botched a chance to hop New England on Sunday, as Houston’s nine-diversion winning streak was snapped against the Colts. Regardless of whether the Texans win out, they can’t secure a first-round bye except if the Patriots lose one more diversion than they do, or Kansas City loses three. Both the Patriots and Texans are 9-4, but since Houston lost in New England in Week 1, the Patriots hold the sudden death round. Houston has never had a first-round bye or played in the AFC Championship Game. – Sarah Barshop

  1. Dallas Cowboys (8-5)

Week 14 positioning: 11

Top list of things to get thing: Red zone achievement. With the Cowboys everything except sure to win the NFC East, they need to enhance inside the rivals’ 20. Fruitful situational football is much progressively imperative in the playoffs. The Cowboys have scored touchdowns on only 19 of 41 red zone drives this season. In objective to-go situations, they have 10 touchdowns on 21 such drives. In the season’s last three weeks, they need to enhance in the red zone. This is the place they miss Jason Witten’s understanding and Dez Bryant’s instability the most. On the off chance that they can draw nearer to simply average in the two territories, they will take the weight off their safeguard to be near impeccable. – Todd Archer

  1. Seattle Seahawks (8-5)

Week 14 positioning: 9

Top list of things to get thing: Noticeable development from youthful players. Pete Carroll trusts there’s a relationship between’s his ability to play youthful players and the inclination for his groups to be getting it done in December. The reasoning is that by at that point, those players have bitten the bullet and will begin to perform all the more uniformly. On the off chance that that can occur with any semblance of new kid on the block running back Rashaad Penny, new kid on the block cornerback Tre Flowers and second-year free security Tedric Thompson (a first-time starter), it would enable the Seahawks to keep up control of a special case spot and light up the group’s prospects heading into 2019. – Brady Henderson

  1. Pittsburgh Steelers (7-5-1)

Week 14 positioning: 7

Top list of things to get thing: An occasion happy win over the Patriots. The Steelers are reeling, with a half-amusement divisional lead over the Ravens and a ruthless three-diversion plan ahead. Tom Brady is 7-1 with 23 touchdowns and one block attempt in his previous eight amusements against Pittsburgh. The Steelers need simply an auspicious Week 15 triumph over New England to end a three-amusement losing streak. – Jeremy Fowler

  1. Baltimore Ravens (7-6)

Week 14 positioning: 10

Top list of things to get thing: A division title. The Ravens haven’t won the AFC North since their 2012 Super Bowl season, and it didn’t appear as though they got an opportunity of catching the title a month back, when they were 4-5 at the bye. In any case, Baltimore is all of a sudden a half-diversion behind the Steelers (7-5-1) and has a progressively positive residual calendar. The Ravens complete at home against Tampa Bay, at the Los Angeles Chargers and home against Cleveland. The Steelers are home against New England, at New Orleans and home against Cincinnati. In John Harbaugh’s past 10 seasons, the Ravens have played host to just two playoff diversions. – Jamison Hensley

  1. Indianapolis Colts (7-6)

Week 14 positioning: 13

Top list of things to get thing: A postseason billet out of the blue since 2014. The Colts will require Baltimore or Houston to waver, and they may need to go 3-0 in their last three amusements for it to occur. The Colts could be a terrifying group on the off chance that they make the playoffs, on the grounds that their offense can score (eighth in focuses per diversion) and their safeguard (twelfth in the alliance) may be a standout amongst the most underestimated units in the NFL. – Mike Wells

  1. Minnesota Vikings (6-6-1)

Week 14 positioning: 12

Top list of things to get thing: The fifth seed in the NFC playoffs. In the wake of falling further behind Chicago (9-4) in the NFC North race after their misfortune Monday night in Seattle, the Vikings’ most practical possibility at coming to the postseason is by anchoring a special case spot. The exact opposite thing the Vikings need to do is need to have the Bears in Week 17 and pivot for a first-round amusement at Soldier Field the next week. The Vikings can secure a playoff compartment in Week 15. They are greatly improved off going headed for face Dallas the main few days of January than playing one of the best three Super Bowl top picks from the NFC. – Courtney Cronin

  1. Tennessee Titans (7-6)

Week 14 positioning: 16

Top list of things to get thing: Keeping the Derrick Henry train rolling. The Titans might want just to have Henry running with a similar persistence that constrained the Jaguars into accommodation. Mike Vrabel said one of the trademarks he needs the Titans to have is physicality. Beating Henry causes them force their will and wear out contradicting barriers, particularly in cool December diversions. A solid surging assault makes Marcus Mariota’s activity less demanding in light of the fact that guards are compelled to regard the run. – Turron Davenport

  1. Philadelphia Eagles (6-7)

Week 14 positioning: 17

Top list of things to get thing: To resist the chances. A misfortune to the Cowboys on Sunday dropped the Eagles’ odds of making the playoffs to 8 percent. With consecutive recreations at the Rams and home against the Texans coming up, it’s not looking exceptionally encouraging. One more misfortune and the Eagles will turn out to be only the eleventh safeguarding Super Bowl champ to complete with a non-winning record the accompanying season. – Tim McManus

  1. Carolina Panthers (6-7)

Week 14 positioning: 14

Top list of things to get things: Three sequential wins – including two against New Orleans – and misfortunes by Minnesota and Washington to procure a playoff spot and spare employments. The Panthers have lost five straight, however as insane as it sounds, at 6-7 regardless they have a way to the playoffs with the 6th seed in the NFC up for snatches. You may toss consistency on protection in with the general mish-mash here since the unit has failed to meet expectations the vast majority of the season. – David Newton

  1. Miami Dolphins (7-6)

Week 14 positioning: 20

Top list of things to get thing: For the marvels to proceed. The Dolphins, on paper, shouldn’t be in the playoff chase. They rank 29th in all out offense and safeguard, they have twofold digit players on season-finishing harmed hold and quarterback Ryan Tannehill has missed five amusements. However they keep on finding unrealistic approaches to win, for example, Sunday’s 69-yard touchdown on a snare and-horizontal play as time terminated. Playoff chances still aren’t high, yet on the off chance that they can figure out how to succeed at Minnesota on Sunday, possibly the Miami Miracle could set up January football. – Cameron Wolfe

  1. Denver Broncos (6-7)

Week 14 positioning: 15

Top list of things to get thing: A first-quarter touchdown. For a group that invests as much energy discussing a quick begin as the Broncos do, they haven’t scored a first-quarter touchdown in the previous five recreations. Denver last scored a first-quarter touchdown before Halloween (Oct. 28) against the Chiefs. “We’ve clearly got the opportunity to mentor better early [in games] and play better,” Broncos mentor Vance Joseph said. “In the course of the most recent month we’ve had opportunities to prop drives up and we haven’t, missing tosses, drops on third down, playcalls, it’s beginning and end.” – Jeff Legwold

  1. Green Bay Packers (5-7-1)

Week 14 positioning: 19

Top list of things to get thing: A street win. Alright, perhaps two street wins, in spite of the fact that that may be excessively to request considering the Packers have gone 0-for-the-street this season. They have two additional odds – at the Bears on Sunday and at the Jets in Week 16. On the off chance that they can’t win both of those, they’ll go winless out and about out of the blue since 1958. – Rob Demovsky

  1. Cleveland Browns (5-7-1)

Week 14 positioning: 22

Top list of things to get thing: A huge, marvelous, Midwest supernatural occurrence. The odds would mean a gigantic reordering of the universe, however the Browns’ most intense dream is to win their last three, get huge assistance from numerous different groups and some way or another sneak into the playoffs as a 6-seed with a 8-7-1 record. Insane things occur with the NFL playoffs, however this one would be a wonder deserving of the portions and fishes. – Pat McManamon

  1. Washington Redskins (6-7)

Week 14 positioning: 18

Top list of things to get thing: Better wellbeing for Alex Smith. Regardless of whether he can’t play again due to disease to his broken leg, the Redskins might want to see the quarterback recuperate for post-football life. Smith stays in the healing facility in the wake of experiencing different medical procedures because of the disease. The 34-year-old faces a long recuperation, and regardless of whether he can play once more, there’s still uncertainty concerning when that would be and at what level he’d play. So Washington must arrangement a future without him in the event that something goes wrong. Now, it’s significantly more about Smith and his family than football. – John Keim

  1. New York Giants (5-8)

Week 14 positioning: 26

Top list of things to get thing: A 8-8 record. It probably won’t sound incredible, however it would be a fruitful complete for a group that couldn’t escape its own particular manner the initial two months. The Giants started 1-7. That would mean winning seven of their last eight, and winning three diversions against quality rivals to complete the season. – Jordan Raanan

  1. Atlanta Falcons (4-9)

Week 14 positioning: 21

Top list of things to get thing: A win, any win. The Falcons have lost five of every a column and are ensured to complete with a losing record out of the blue under Dan Quinn. They require something to like going into the offseason, so having the modest Arizona Cardinals come to town could be the response to breaking the streak. On the other hand, the Cardinals succeeded at Green Bay and got Mike McCarthy let go. – Vaughn McClure

  1. Tampa Bay Buccaneers (5-8)

Week 14 positioning: 23

Top list of things to get thing: Clarity on quarterback Jameis Winston’s future. Will he turn into the first Bucs-drafted quarterback granted a second contract? This hasn’t quite recently been at the highest point of Tampa Bay’s list of things to get for the following three recreations – it has been similar to this the previous four years, particularly in a NFC South that flaunts two association MVPs in Cam Newton and Matt Ryan and a Super Bowl MVP in Drew Brees. The Bucs have alternatives. They can keep up their pledge to practice Winston’s fifth-year choice, which gets them an opportunity to decide whether he is, in fact, the appropriate response. They can conclude that they’ve seen enough and give him another arrangement now. They likewise could slice him before the beginning of the new association year in March 2019 with zero punishment. – Jenna Laine

  1. Detroit Lions (5-8)

Week 14 positioning: 27

Top list of things to get thing: A possibility. This may sound insane thinking about how the Lions played Sunday against Arizona (and this season by and large), yet at 5-8 the establishment is still on the edges of the playoff race with recreations against individual trump card hopefuls Minnesota and Green Bay ahead (alongside Sunday’s visit to the Bills). It’s as far-fetched as improbable can be that Detroit really comes to the postseason, yet crazier things have occurred in the NFL. Simply don’t count on it. – Michael Rothstein

  1. Jacksonville Jaguars (4-9)

Week 14 positioning: 24

Top list of things to get thing: Score various hostile touchdowns in an amusement. Since sidelining Blake Bortles for Cody Kessler and terminating hostile organizer Nathaniel Hackett after Week 12, the Jaguars have scored one hostile touchdown in two diversions: last Thursday night against Tennessee. Everything they could oversee against Indianapolis the amusement before was a couple of field objectives. Utilize an insect flash, a wide collector pass, a return to the quarterback – something, anything – to get into the end zone. And after that do it again in a similar amusement. – Mike DiRocco

  1. Cincinnati Bengals (5-8)

Week 14 positioning: 25

Top list of things to get thing: another training staff. Enhanced execution against the Chargers aside, it’s reasonable things have become stale in Cincinnati – from void seats all around the arena to a season that has quickly weakened before the Bengals’ eyes. They could request an enchantment wand to settle the majority of their wounds this season, yet considering the playoffs are distant, that won’t take care of the more concerning issue ahead. Cincinnati needs new life infused into the establishment, and another instructing staff could work. – Katherine Terrell

  1. Wild ox Bills (4-9)

Week 14 positioning: 28

Top list of things to get thing: Find which playmakers to keep around Josh Allen. The Bills have the draft determinations (10) and top space ($83 million) to revamp their offense this offseason around Allen, their potential establishment quarterback. Their last three amusements will help figure out which veteran players along the hostile line, in their backfield and at collector merit keeping or re-marking for 2019 nearby the gathering of more youthful players Buffalo is endeavoring to create. – Mike Rodak

  1. New York Jets (4-9)

Week 14 positioning: 29

Top list of things to get thing: A solid complete for Sam Darnold, whose advancement is Item No. 1 on the list of things to get. It’s likely past the point where it is possible to spare mentor Todd Bowles, yet the new kid on the block quarterback can give plan to an establishment that has missed the playoffs for the eighth straight season. It has been a thrill ride year for Darnold, yet he has shown some “amazing” minutes – and that ought to continue a win starved fan base through another offseason of remaking. – Rich Cimini

  1. San Francisco 49ers (3-10)

Week 14 positioning: 31

Top list of things to get thing: Five stinkin’ accepting yards for George Kittle. The Niners’ rising star came up four yards shy of tying the single-amusement record for accepting yards by a tight end against the Broncos on Sunday, leaving mentor Kyle Shanahan to apologize for not getting him to the enchantment number of 215. This has been a breakout season for Kittle and he is sure to add to his 49ers establishment stamp for getting yards by a tight end, however Shanahan and the group would love to figure out how to get him the record he barely missed against Denver in one of the last three diversions. – Nick Wagoner

  1. Oakland Raiders (3-10)

Week 14 positioning: 32

Top list of things to get thing: Continued development between Jon Gruden and Derek Carr. After such a large number of fits and begins through the main portion of the season, the Raiders mentor and quarterback are, as tight end Lee Smith stated, beginning to talk a similar dialect. It’s appearing. Carr has not tossed an interference since the second from last quarter of the Raiders’ fifth diversion, a stretch of 261 endeavors and 33 quarters in eight or more recreations, and is on pace for vocation highs in passing yards (4,227) and culmination rate (69.2). A solid complete would go far toward setting up a long haul relationship. – Paul Gutierrez

  1. Arizona Cardinals (3-10)

Week 14 positioning: 30

Top list of things to get thing: Josh Rosen playing like a first-round pick. Rosen still can’t seem to perform like the Cardinals anticipated that him would after they exchanged up to draft him tenth in general. He’s last among qualifying quarterbacks in yards per dropback, yards per endeavor, Total QBR and Raw QBR. Rosen can enhance his basic leadership and be progressively reliable with his precision. In the event that he can play like a first-round pick in December, he’ll give the Cardinals the best blessing

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