Ballot and comments from AP Pro 32 panel voter Chris Berman of ESPN:

Week 13


1. San Francisco 49ers — 49ers have "hot hand" BOTH sides of the ball.

2. Baltimore Ravens — Fourth-and-29 by Ray Rice already part of
football lore.

3. New England Patriots — Congrats to coach Bill Belichick for win No.

4. Houston Texans — Must be exhausted.

5. Atlanta Falcons — Have this close win thing down.

6. New York Giants — What slump?

7. Denver Broncos — "Easy" wins always the hardest.

8. Green Bay Packers — Aaron Rodgers is right — five straight wins
masked a lot of things.

9. Chicago Bears — Cutler plays and Bears are back.

10. Pittsburgh Steelers — Holding the spot on assumption when/if Ben
comes back.

11. Seattle Seahawks — Holding breath on cornerbacks' appeals.

12. Tampa Bay Buccaneers — Playing hard every week.

13. New Orleans Saints — 0-4 hole now means REAL trouble in five-day

14. Indianapolis Colts — Chuckstrong indeed.

15. Washington Redskins — RG3 good for four TD passes every week?

16. Cincinnati Bengals — Once again winning games they "should."

17. Dallas Cowboys — December may have begun early.

18. Minnesota Vikings — Heavy NFC North schedule now will be tough.

19. San Diego Chargers — As tough a loss as it gets.

20. Detroit Lions — As tough a loss as it gets.

21. St. Louis Rams — Have another shot at 49ers.

22. Miami Dolphins — Sprinkler system spurs Dolphins to win.

23. Buffalo Bills — Four of last five at home finally.

24. Cleveland Browns — Finally slayed Steelers dragon.

25. New York Jets — Hard to duplicate that minute of football.

26. Carolina Panthers — Nothing could be finer than Monday Night
Football for Carolina.

27. Arizona Cardinals — Now what Neil Lomax?

28. Philadelphia Eagles — Even the rookies fumble.

29. Jacksonville Jaguars — One-game winning streak.

30. Tennessee Titans — Need a Music City Miracle.

31. Oakland Raiders — Once proud Raiders-Chiefs rivalry is at bottom
of list.

32. Kansas City Chiefs — At least they're trying.