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As Voted by Tony Dungy

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(###) Number of first place votes
RankTeamRecordPointsPV Rank
1Green Bay Packers (7)1-03762
2Kansas City Chiefs (1)1-03677
3Oakland Raiders (1)1-03276
4Baltimore Ravens1-024822
5Atlanta Falcons1-03285
6New England Patriots (1)0-13291
7Dallas Cowboys (1)1-03318
8Pittsburgh Steelers (1)1-03274
9Seattle Seahawks0-12973
10Detroit Lions1-024419
11Minnesota Vikings1-028215
12Carolina Panthers1-026713
13Philadelphia Eagles1-026117
14Denver Broncos1-024318
15Miami Dolphins0-018016
16Tennessee Titans0-118710
17Arizona Cardinals0-113114
18Tampa Bay Buccaneers0-021012
19Jacksonville Jaguars1-017727
20Los Angeles Rams1-015330
21Buffalo Bills1-011128
22Los Angeles Chargers0-113424
23Houston Texans0-112111
24Cincinnati Bengals0-18220
25Chicago Bears0-18029
26Washington Redskins0-112521
27New York Giants0-11849
28New Orleans Saints0-18923
29Indianapolis Colts0-12825
30San Francisco 49ers0-13726
31Cleveland Browns0-15931
32New York Jets0-12132

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Poll released: Sep 12

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Tony Dungy

The Super Bowl-winning head coach whose teams made the playoffs each of his last 10 seasons, unprecedented in his era, joined NBC's Emmy-nominated studio show Football Night as an analyst in 2009.

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Poll Methodology

The AP Pro32 is determined by a simple points system based on how each voter ranks the NFL's 32 teams. A team receives 32 points for each first place vote, 31 for second place and so on through to the 32nd team, which receives one point. The rankings are set by listing the teams' point totals from highest to lowest. The mathematical formula is the same as the one used for the AP Top 25 rankings for college football, men's basketball and women's basketball.

History of the Poll

The Associated Press began the AP Pro32 NFL power rankings in 2012. A national panel of 12 voters will participate in the selection process this year. Each voter is among the 50 sports writers and broadcasters who choose the NFL's individual awards at the end of the season. All of the voters have an extensive background in covering the NFL. Some of them — Tony Dungy and Herm Edwards — played and coached in the league. Others — Jim Miller — played in the league. Each week beginning on Sept. 3, AP Pro32 will be updated and comments from some of the voters will be included in a story that accompanies the latest team rankings. In addition, a link to the will be included at the bottom of AP stories throughout the preseason and regular season.