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NFL Power Rankings: Away we go

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JACKSONVILLE -- Here are senior writer John Oehser's pre-Week 1 2015 NFL power rankings. And we all know how important these are:

1.New England Patriots (0-0) | - | DeflateGate is over – at last – and Champs are No. 1 until they're not

2.Seattle Seahawks (0-0) | - | Still will be hard to beat in NFC

3.Green Bay Packers (0-0) | - | Life without Jordy will make staying here more difficult

4.Denver Broncos (0-0) | - | Too high for the Broncos? Not until Manning shows he's in decline

5.Indianapolis Colts (0-0) | -| Without Luck, they're much lower – but they're not without Luck

6.Dallas Cowboys (0-0) | - | No DeMarco Murray? No problem with that offensive line

7.Cincinnati Bengals (0-0) | - | Bengals have become one of NFL's most reliable teams– in regular season

8.Baltimore Ravens (0-0) | - | One of hardest teams in NFL to pick against

9.Pittsburgh Steelers (0-0) | - | How will defensive overhaul shape the season? Stay tuned

10.Philadelphia Eagles (0-0) | - | No more intriguing team in NFL

11.Arizona Cardinals (0-0) | - | Overlook them at your own risk

12.San Diego Chargers (0-0) | - | Philip Rivers good enough to carry them a long way

13.Detroit Lions (0-0) | - | Will offseason losses prove too difficult to overcome?

  1. Minnesota Vikings (0-0) | - | Underrated – and not just because of the return of AP
  1. Buffalo Bills (0-0) | - | The Rex Show opens in Buffalo with QB biggest question mark
  1. Miami Dolphins (0-0) | - | Pressure abounds in South Florida after high-profile offseason

17.New Orleans Saints (0-0) | -| If Drew Brees is still Drew Brees, don't count them out

18.Kansas City Chiefs (0-0) | - | A long climb to top of division, then Denver awaits …

19.Carolina Panthers (0-0) | - | This may be too low for defending NFC South champions

20.Houston Texans (0-0) | - | QB is the question, but it's a big one

21.St. Louis Rams (0-0) | - | A chance to make real strides this season

22.New York Giants (0-0) | - | Year 12 of the Tom Coughlin Era begins in New York

23.Atlanta Falcons (0-0) | - | HC Dan Quinn has best weapon a new coach can have – a franchise QB

24.Cleveland Browns (0-0) | - | There's talent everywhere on this roster; the question: quarterback

  1. Chicago Bears (0-0) | - | John Fox and Jay Cutler – that's a HC/QB combination to watch

26.New York Jets (0-0) | - | The J-E-T-S, Jets, Jets, Jets will have to do it with defense this year

27.San Francisco 49ers (0-0) | - | Turbulent barely describes what the 49ers have been through lately

  1. Jacksonville Jaguars (0-0) | -| Year 3 of Gus Bradley begins with high hopes around QB Blake Bortles

29.Oakland Raiders (0-0) | - | A lot of young talent in Oakland

30.Washington Redskins (0-0) | - | Turbulent offseason in Washington … what will regular season hold?

31.Tennessee Titans (0-0) | - | The road with a rookie starting QB can be a long one

32.Tampa Bay Buccaneers (0-0) | - | See, "No. 31 | Tennessee"

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