Power Rankings

  • End of season power rankings

    Before the 2017 season began, the New York Jets were a consensus dead last team with a high probability to have a winless season. As the season progressed, Todd Bowles' crew went up as high as #18 in some power rankings. They finished 5-11 and ultimately crashed down to pretty much where they started. ESPN…

    February 6, 2018

  • Power rankings: Jets lose again but stay put in rankings

    The Gang Green fell to 5-9 after losing in New Orleans but they fought hard, keeping the game close until the very end. Their hard fought effort was clearly reflected in the latest edition of power rankings. Pretty much all sites that we're tracking kept the Jets' position unchanged compared to the week before. ESPN…

    December 19, 2017

  • Power rankings: Jets keep falling as they lose again

    It was another tough loss for the Jets, as they once again had a chance to win only to let the game slip away in the second half. TheGangGreen fell to 3-5 and are now, well, pretty much where we had expected them to be before the start of this season. For the first time…

    November 1, 2017

  • Power rankings: Jets move down after losing to Pats

    The Gang Green lost but more than held their own against the Patriots, a consensus top 5 team. The Jets could have and should have won but own crucial mistakes and outrageous calls by the officiating crew were just too much to overcome. Todd Bowles' team has already achieved more than most of us predicted…

    October 18, 2017

  • Power Rankings: Jets keep moving up

    We're past Week 5 of the 2017 regular season and the Jets are unexpectedly finding themselves where hardly anyone projected them to be. The Gang Green now have more wins than losses and are in a 3-way tie for the first place in the AFC East. Having won three of the first five games, Todd…

    October 10, 2017

  • Power rankings: Jets conclude top 10

    Four out of five websites are in agreement this week, as they placed Todd Bowles' team at #10 overall in their latest edition of power rankings. ESPN, Fox Sports and Pro Football Talk rankings remained unchanged compared to last week. CBS Sports moved the Jets up one spot from #11. Only Yahoo Sports kept the…

    December 17, 2015

  • Power rankings: Jets move up again, reach top 10

    It's another win and another step, or a few, up the power rankings ladder for the New York Jets. After beating their crosstown rivals, the New York Giants, Todd Bowles' team is back in the top 10 in 3 of 5 power rankings that we're tracking. The overtime win against the Giants gave the Jets…

    December 10, 2015

  • Power rankings: Jets move back up after beating Miami

    After snapping their losing streak with a win against the Miami Dolphins, the New York Jets jumped back up in most power rankings, stopping just short of the top 10. ESPN ranked them the highest, at #12 (up from #16 last week). Both FOX Sports and CBS Sports placed them at #13 (up from #17…

    December 3, 2015

  • Power rankings: Jets hanging on

    The Jets continued hanging around the top 10 in the latest edition of power rankings despite their embarrassing loss against the Buffalo Bills. CBS Sports kept them at #9, which is exactly where they had them a week before. Yahoo Sports, on the other hand, even moved the Gang Green up from #12 to #10.…

    November 19, 2015

  • Power rankings: Jets crack top 10 after beating Jags

    Following their win against the Jacksonville Jaguars, the Jets made their way back into the top 10 in two out of five power rankings. FOX Sports placed the Gang Green at #8 (up from #14 last week), while CBS Sports had them at #9 (up from #12 last week). Both ESPN and Yahoo Sports moved…

    November 11, 2015

  • Power rankings: Jets out of top 10 after loss in Oakland

    As expected, the embarrassing loss in Oakland drove the Jets out of the top 10 in all power rankings. After being labeled as a potential playoff contenter a couple of week ago, the Gang Green has become a question mark, as their much vaunted defense was unable to stop the Raiders for most of the…

    November 4, 2015

  • Power rankings: Jets remain in top 10 despite losing

    The spirited loss against the New England Patriots seemed to have only solidified the Gang Green's position as a legitimate playoff contender. All pundits are confident that the Jets are for real, and as PFT put it, "can beat anyone." ESPN and PFT kept Todd Bowles' team exactly where it was last week - at…

    October 28, 2015

  • Power rankings: Jets continue rising

    The New York Jets continued climbing up the power rankings ladder, following their solid win against the Washington Redskins. Todd Bowles' team is now in the top 10 of all five power rankings that we're tracking. And if they beat the Pats on Sunday, they will surely crack the top 5. FOX Sports, CBS Sports…

    October 22, 2015

  • Power rankings: Jets remain in top 10

    The Gang Green did not play last week and their power rankings position expectedly remained pretty much the same. Only ESPN lowered the Jets' ranking (#9 last week) and placed them outside of the top 10 (#11 this week). FOX Sports kept Todd Bowles' team at #7, the highest ranking among the sites we're tracking.…

    October 15, 2015

  • Power rankings: Jets storm back into top 10

    It sure looks like everyone is a believer now, as all websites placed the New York Jets in the top 10 of their power rankings. FOX Sports' ranking is the highest - #7, which is up from #14 last week. ESPN and Pro Football Talk both have the Gang Green at #9 (up from #15…

    October 8, 2015

  • Power rankings: Jets surge into top 10

    It has been quite some time, but following their impressive road win against the Colts, the New York Jets are finally back in top 10 of NFL power rankings. As Todd Bowles' defense dominated against Andrew Luck, most pundits now see the Gang Green as a legitimate playoff contender. ESPN placed the Jets at #9,…

    September 22, 2015

  • Jets move up in power rankings

    NFL season is back and so is our tracking of the Jets' power rankings across various sports websites. As expected, the win against the Browns moved the Gang Green up the NFL ladder. CBS Sports was especially excited about their performance, raising the Jets' stock from #28 to #18. ESPN moved Todd Bowles' team 5…

    September 17, 2015

  • Jets stay put in power rankings

    Despite losing for the sixth time in a row, the New York Jets stayed pretty much where they were a week ago in the latest editions of NFL power rankings. But then there's not really much room left to go down. Only Pete Prisco of CBS Sports placed the Gang Green outside the top 30,…

    October 22, 2014

  • Jets move up in power rankings despite losing again

    The spirited effort that the New York Jets displayed against the heavy favorites Denver Broncos did not go unnoticed, as the Gang Green moved up in the latest editions of power rankings. ESPN and Yahoo Sports both raised the Jets' stock by one point, moving them from #30 to #29 and #27 to #26 respectively.…

    October 15, 2014

  • Jets crash down in power rankings

    The Gang Green's position in NFL power rankings remained pretty much the same after their first two losses of the season. That wasn't the case this week, however, as all pundits seemed to have lost faith in Rex Ryan's team and QB Geno Smith. Both ESPN and Fox Sports lowered their evaluation of the Jets…

    October 1, 2014