NFL Power Rankings – Week 4: Upsets create Chaos in Top 10

LANDOVER, MD - SEPTEMBER 24: Quarterback Derek Carr
LANDOVER, MD - SEPTEMBER 24: Quarterback Derek Carr /
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NFL Power Rankings

4. team. 54. The Philadelphia Eagles vault up the rankings this week from Number 10 to 4. The Eagles defeated their NFC East rivals the New York Giants at home 27-24. Kicker Jake Elliot made a 61 yard field goal as time expired to give the Eagles the win. One of the keys to the Eagles win was their running attack. They gained 193 yards on the ground, allowing the Eagles to control time of possession 37:22 to 22:28. The Eagles defense also got 2 interceptions off quarterback Eli Manning. In week 4, the Eagles go on the road to take on the San Diego Chargers.. Beat the Giants 27-24. Previous: . Philadelphia Eagles

The New England Patriots move up in the rankings to number 3. The Patriots came from behind at home to beat the Houston Texans 36-33. Quarterback Tom Brady won out in his duel with rookie running back Deshaun Watson. Brady threw for 378 yards and 5 TD’s. The Texans were leading 33-28 late in the fourth quarter, until Tom Brady led the Patriots on an 8 play 75 yard drive ending with a 25 yard TD pass to Brandin Cooks to win the game. The Patriots remain home in week 4 and will face the Carolina Panthers.. Beat the Texans 36-33. Previous: . New England Patriots. 3. team. 47