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With another exciting week of football under our belts, here are the Lester’s Legends 2014 Week 13 fantasy football wide receiver rankings.
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1. Demaryius Thomas, Denver Broncos
Demaryius Thomas is averaging 108.4 yards and 0.8 touchdowns per game. He’s averaging 131.4 yards and a touchdown in his past eight games. He faces the Kansas City Chiefs. Thomas had 62 yards and a touchdown against them in the first meeting.
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2. Calvin Johnson, Detroit Lions
Calvin Johnson is averaging 76.7 yards in his past three games. He should return to Megatron form against the Chicago Bears. The Bears have allowed 260.5 yards and 2.3 touchdowns per game.
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3. Dez Bryant, Dallas Cowboys
Dez Bryant is averaging 79.9 yards and 0.9 touchdowns per game. He has six touchdowns in his past four games. Dez is facing the Philadelphia Eagles. The Eagles have allowed 266.3 yards and 2.2 touchdowns per game.
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4. Antonio Brown, Pittsburgh Steelers
Antonio Brown 105.5 yards and 0.8 touchdowns per game. He has had at least 74 yards in every game this year. He faces the New Orleans Saints. The Saints have allowed 253.3 yards and 1.5 touchdowns per game.
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5. Jordy Nelson, Green Bay Packers
Jordy Nelson is averaging 96.9 yards and 0.8 touchdowns per game. He faces the New England Patriots in Lambeau. Jordy is averaging 123.2 yards and 1.2 touchdowns in home starts.
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6. A.J. Green, Cincinnati Bengals
A.J. Green is averaging 124 yards and 0.5 touchdowns in his past two games. He should stay hot against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. The Bucs have allowed 252.1 yards and 1.9 touchdowns per game.
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7. Josh Gordon, Cleveland Browns
Josh Gordon showed no rust when he made his 2014 debut with 120 yards last week. This week he faces the Buffalo Bills.
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8. Mike Evans, Tampa Bay Buccaneers
Mike Evans is averaging 84.1 yards and 0.8 touchdowns. In his past four games he has dialed it up to 126.3 yards and 1.5 touchdowns per game.
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9. Odell Beckham Jr., New York Giants
Odell Beckham Jr. made one of the best catches in NFL history last week. In his past five games he’s averaging 107.4 yards and 0.8 touchdowns. He should go off against the Jacksonville Jaguars. The Jags have allowed 257.5 yards and 1.7 touchdown passes.
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10. Randall Cobb, Green Bay Packers
Randall Cobb is averaging 76.1 yards and 0.9 touchdowns per game. He should see plenty of looks in what should be a shootout with New England.
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11. T.Y. Hilton, Indianapolis Colts
T.Y. Hilton is averaging 98.5 yards per game. In his past six games he’s averaging 117 yards and 0.7 touchdowns. He faces the Washington Redskins. The Skins have allowed 1.9 touchdown passes per game.
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12. Emmanuel Sanders, Denver Broncos
Emmanuel Sanders returned from a vicious hit to post 125 yards against the Miami Dolphins last week. He’s averaging 98.1 yards and 0.6 touchdowns per game. He has topped 100 yards in four of the past five games.
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13. Julio Jones, Atlanta Falcons
Julio Jones is averaging 89.1 yards and 0.4 touchdowns per game. He faces the Arizona Cardinals. The Cards have allowed 254.6 passing yards per game.
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14. Jeremy Maclin, Philadelphia Eagles
Jeremy Maclin is averaging 89.1 yards and 0.8 touchdowns per game. He faces the Cowboys. Dallas has allowed 247.8 passing yards per game.
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15. Alshon Jeffery, Chicago Bears
Alshon Jeffery is averaging 71.2 yards and 0.5 touchdowns per game. He has scored a touchdown in three of the past four games.Jeffery faces the Detroit Lions.
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16. Brandon Marshall, Chicago Bears
Brandon Marshall is averaging 56.2 yards and 0.7 touchdowns per game. He’s a solid start against the Lions.
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17. DeAndre Hopkins, Houston Texans
DeAndre Hopkins is averaging 73 yards and 0.4 touchdowns per game. He’s averaging 87.4 yards in his past five games. Hopkins faces the Tennessee Titans. He had 95 yards against them in the first meeting.
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18. Roddy White, Atlanta Falcons
Roddy White is averaging 81.8 yards and 0.6 touchdowns in his past five games.
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19. Golden Tate, Detroit Lions
Golden Tate is averaging 95.2 yards per game. He should keep rolling against the Bears.
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20. Kelvin Benjamin, Carolina Panthers
Kelvin Benjamin is averaging 69.8 yards and 0.7 touchdowns. He has three scores in the past two games. Benjamin faces the Minnesota Vikings. The Vikes have allowed 1.7 touchdown passes per game.
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The Next Batch
21. Mike Wallace, Miami Dolphins at New York Jets
22. DeSean Jackson, Washington Redskins at Indianapolis Colts
23. Sammy Watkins, Buffalo Bills vs. Cleveland Browns
24. Keenan Allen, San Diego Chargers at Baltimore Ravens
25. Andre Johnson, Houston Texans vs. Tennessee Titans
26. Vincent Jackson, Tampa Bay Buccaneers vs. Cincinnati Bengals
27. Martavis Bryant, Pittsburgh Steelers vs. New Orleans Saints
28. Mohamed Sanu, Cincinnati Bengals at Tampa Bay Buccaneers
29. Jordan Matthews, Philadelphia Eagles at Dallas Cowboys
30. Anquan Boldin, San Francisco 49ers vs. Seattle Seahawks
31. Brandon LaFell, New England Patriots at Green Bay Packers
32. Reggie Wayne, Indianapolis Colts vs. Washington Redskins
33. Kenny Stills, New Orleans Saints at Pittsburgh Steelers
34. Steve Smith, Sr., Baltimore Ravens vs. San Diego Chargers
35. Julian Edelman, New England Patriots at Green Bay Packers
36. Torrey Smith, Baltimore Ravens vs. San Diego Chargers
37. Percy Harvin, New York Jets vs. Miami Dolphins
38. Michael Crabtree, San Francisco 49ers vs. Seattle Seahawks
39. Cecil Shorts, Jacksonville Jaguars vs. New York Giants
40. Michael Floyd, Arizona Cardinals at Atlanta Falcons
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Geno Atkins
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With another exciting week of football under our belts, here are the Lester’s Legends 2014 Week 13 fantasy football team defense rankings.
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1. Cincinnati Bengals
2. Detroit Lions
3. Houston Texans
4. St. Louis Rams
5. Miami Dolphins
6. New York Giants
7. Seattle Seahawks
8. Indianapolis Colts
9. Buffalo Bills
10. Arizona Cardinals
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With another exciting week of football under our belts, here are the Lester’s Legends 2014 Week 13 fantasy football kicker rankings.
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1. Stephen Gostkowski, New England Patriots
2. Adam Vinatieri, Indianapolis Colts
3. Steven Hauschka, Seattle Seahawks
4. Justin Tucker, Baltimore Ravens
5. Chandler Catanzaro, Arizona Cardinals
6. Dan Bailey, Dallas Cowboys
7. Mason Crosby, Green Bay Packers
8. Phil Dawson, San Francisco 49ers
9. Cody Parkey, Philadelphia Eagles
10. Nick Novak, San Diego Chargers
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With another exciting week of football under our belts, here are the Lester’s Legends 2014 Week 13 fantasy football tight end rankings.
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1. Rob Gronkowski, New England Patriots
Rob Gronkowski is averaging 73.8 yards and 0.8 touchdowns per game. He’s averaging 95 yards per game in his past seven starts. Gronk is Green Bay’s problem this week.
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2. Jimmy Graham, New Orleans Saints
Jimmy Graham is averaging 58.8 yards and 1.2 touchdowns in his past five games and 60.9 yards and 0.8 touchdowns on the year. The Pittsburgh Steelers are his next victim. Pittsburgh has allowed 1.7 touchdown passes per game.
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3. Julius Thomas, Denver Broncos
Julius Thomas missed last week with an ankle injury, but still has 12 touchdowns on the year. Monitor his status. If healthy he’s a great start against the Kansas City Chiefs.
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4. Greg Olsen, Carolina Panthers
Greg Olsen is averaging 65.4 yards and 0.5 touchdowns. He is coming out of a bye to face the Minnesota Vikings. The Vikes have allowed 1.7 touchdown passes per game.
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5. Antonio Gates, San Diego Chargers
Antonio Gates is averaging 44.6 yards and 0.8 touchdowns. He’s been quiet the past few weeks. Look for an outburst against the Baltimore Ravens.
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6. Martellus Bennett, Chicago Bears 
Martellus Bennett is averaging 57.1 yards and 0.5 touchdowns per game. He faces the Detroit Lions in Detroit. Four of his five scores have come on the road.
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7. Travis Kelce, Kansas City Chiefs 
Travis Kelce is averaging 49.3 yards and 0.4 touchdowns per game. He should see additional targets as the Chiefs try to keep pace with the Broncos.
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8. Delanie Walker, Tennessee Titans
Delanie Walker is averaging 66.7 yards and 0.4 touchdowns per game. He returned from a concussion last week to post 155 yards on the Philadelphia Eagles. He faces the Houston Texans this week.
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9. Jason Witten, Dallas Cowboys
Jason Witten is averaging 41.9 yards and 0.4 touchdowns on the year. He has four touchdowns in the past six games. He takes on the Eagles.
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10. Larry Donnell, New York Giants
Larry Donnell is averaging 41.9 yards and 0.5 touchdowns per game. He takes on the Jacksonville Jaguars. The Jags have allowed 257.5 yards and 1.7 touchdowns per game.
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The Next Batch
11. Coby Fleener, Indianapolis Colts vs. Washington Redskins
12. Mychal Rivera, Oakland Raiders at St. Louis Rams
13. Charles Clay, Miami Dolphins at New York Jets
14. Heath Miller, Pittsburgh Steelers vs. New Orleans Saints
15. Owen Daniels, Baltimore Ravens vs. San Diego Chargers
16. Kyle Rudolph, Minnesota Vikings vs. Carolina Panthers
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With another exciting week of football under our belts, here are the Lester’s Legends 2014 Week 13 fantasy football running back rankings.
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1. DeMarco Murray, Dallas Cowboys
DeMarco Murray is averaging 150.6 total yards and 0.6 touchdowns per game. He faces the Philadelphia Eagles. The Eagles have allowed 109 rushing yards per game.
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2. Jamaal Charles, Kansas City Chiefs
Jamaal Charles is averaging 96.2 total yards and 1.1 touchdowns per game. He has eight touchdowns in the past six games. Charles faces the Denver Broncos.
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3. Matt Forte, Chicago Bears
Matt Forte is averaging 129.1 total yards and 0.7 touchdowns per game. He’s averaging 142.4 total yards and a touchdown in his past eight games. He faces the Detroit Lions.
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4. Le’Veon Bell, Pittsburgh Steelers
Le’Veon Bell is averaging 130.5 total yards and 0.4 touchdowns per game. He should have more opportunities to score with LeGarrette Blount being released.
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5. Marshawn Lynch, Seattle Seahawks
Marshawn Lynch is averaging 103.8 total yards and 1.1 touchdowns per game. He faces the San Francisco 49ers. Last year he averaged 103.5 total yards and a pair of touchdowns in two games against the Niners.
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6. Eddie Lacy, Green Bay Packers
Eddie Lacy is averaging 107 total yards and 1.1 touchdowns in his past eight games. He’ll look to keep rolling against the New England Patriots. The Pats are allowing 108.2 rushing yards per game.
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7. LeSean McCoy, Philadelphia Eagles
LeSean McCoy is averaging 102 total yards and 0.3 touchdowns in his past seven games. He faces Dallas. The Cowboys have allowed 107.2 yards and 0.9 touchdowns per game.
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8. Rashad Jennings, New York Giants
Rashad Jennings had 120 total yards last week as he gets back to full strength. He is yielding touches to Andre Williams, but he remains a strong start against the Jacksonville Jaguars. The Jags have allowed 130.6 yards and 0.8 touchdowns per game.
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9. Andre Ellington, Arizona Cardinals
Andre Ellington is averaging 94.8 total yards and 0.5 touchdowns per game. He faces the Atlanta Falcons. Atlanta has allowed 125.8 yards and 1.4 touchdowns per game.
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10. Alfred Blue, Houston Texans
Alfred Blue is averaging 111 total yards the past two games filling in for Arian Foster. Monitor Foster’s availability. If Foster can go, he’ll be a top five option. If it’s Blue, he’s a RB1 against the Tennessee Titans. The Titans have allowed 145.4 yards and 1.2 touchdowns per game.
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11. C.J. Anderson, Denver Broncos
C.J. Anderson has averaged 157.7 total yards and 0.7 touchdowns in the past three games. He faces the Chiefs. Kansas City has only allowed two rushing scores, but they have allowed 129.4 yards per game.
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12. Justin Forsett, Baltimore Ravens
Justin Forsett is averaging 101.2 total yards and 0.6 touchdowns per game. He’s averaging 147 yards and a pair of touchdowns the past two games. He faces the San Diego Chargers. The Bolts have allowed 108.8 rushing yards per game.
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13. Mark Ingram, New Orleans Saints 
Mark Ingram is averaging 94.6 total yards and 0.8 touchdowns per game. He faces the Steelers in Pittsburgh. Ingram has scored five of his six touchdowns on the road.
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14. Denard Robinson, Jacksonville Jaguars 
Denard Robinson is averaging 98.2 yards and 0.8 touchdowns in his past five games. Shoelace was held to 25 yards on 14 carries last week, but salvaged his day with 47 receiving yards. He faces the Giants. New York has allowed 142.6 yards and 1.2 touchdowns per game.
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15. Alfred Morris, Washington Redskins 
Alfred Morris is averaging 114 total yards and a touchdown in his past four games. He faces the Indianapolis Colts. The Colts have allowed 109.9 yards and 1.1 touchdowns per game.
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The Next Batch
15. Isaiah Crowell, Cleveland Browns at Buffalo Bills
16. LeGarrette Blount, New England Patriots at Green Bay Packers
17. Jeremy Hill, Cincinnati Bengals at Tampa Bay Buccaneers
18. Tre Mason, St. Louis Rams vs. Oakland Raiders
19. Trent Richardson, Indianapolis Colts vs. Washington Redskins
20. Giovani Bernard, Cincinnati Bengals at Tampa Bay Buccaneers
21. Ryan Mathews, San Diego Chargers at Baltimore Ravens
22. Lamar Miller, Miami Dolphins at New York Jets
23. Frank Gore, San Francisco 49ers vs. Seattle Seahawks
24. Fred Jackson, Buffalo Bills vs. Cleveland Browns
25. Joique Bell, Detroit Lions vs. Chicago Bears
26. Steven Jackson, Atlanta Falcons vs. Arizona Cardinals
27. Jerick McKinnon, Minnesota Vikings vs. Carolina Panthers
28. Latavius Murray, Oakland Raiders at St. Louis Rams
29. Shane Vereen, New England Patriots at Green Bay Packers
30. Daniel Herron, Indianapolis Colts vs. Washington Redskins
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With another exciting week of football under our belts, here are the Lester’s Legends 2014 Week 13 fantasy football quarterback rankings.
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1. Andrew Luck, Indianapolis Colts
Andrew Luck is averaging 331 yards and 2.6 touchdowns per game along with another 17.5 rushing yards per game. He faces the Washington Redskins. The Skins have allowed 1.9 passing touchdowns per game.
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2. Aaron Rodgers, Green Bay Packers
Aaron Rodgers is averaging 268.8 yards and 2.7 touchdowns per game. He has added 16.2 rushing yards per game. Rodgers did not need to do any heavy lifting against the Minnesota Vikings, but that will change against the New England Patriots this week.
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3. Peyton Manning, Denver Broncos
Peyton Manning is averaging 323.5 yards and 3.1 touchdowns per game. He faces the Kansas City Chiefs. Manning threw for 242 yards and three touchdowns against them in Week 1.
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4. Tom Brady, New England Patriots
Tom Brady is averaging 272.5 yards and 2.4 touchdowns per game. He is averaging 3.1 touchdown passes in his past seven games. He will duel with Rodgers and the Packers.
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5. Drew Brees, New Orleans Saints
Drew Brees is averaging 317.4 yards and a pair of touchdowns per game. He faces the Pittsburgh Steelers. Pittsburgh has allowed 241.6 yards and 1.7 touchdowns per game.
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6. Ben Roethlisberger, Pittsburgh Steelers
Ben Roethlisberger is averaging 297.3 yards and 2.2 touchdowns per game. He is coming out of his bye to face the Saints. New Orleans is allowing 253.3 passing yards per game.
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7. Tony Romo, Dallas Cowboys
Tony Romo is averaging 251.9 yards and 2.2 touchdowns per game. He has seven touchdown passes in his last two games and 20 in his past eight. He faces the Philadelphia Eagles. The Eagles have allowed 266.3 yards and 2.2 touchdowns per game.
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8. Mark Sanchez, Philadelphia Eagles 
Mark Sanchez is averaging 328.3 yards and 1.7 touchdowns in three starts. Dallas has allowed 247.8 passing yards per game.
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9. Matthew Stafford, Detroit Lions
Matthew Stafford has been struggling of late, but the Chicago Bears should be the elixir. The Bears have allowed 260.5 yards and 2.3 touchdowns per game.
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10. Ryan Tannehill, Miami Dolphins
Ryan Tannehill is averaging 234.7 yards and 1.8 touchdowns per game. He has added 25.1 rushing yards.
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The Next Batch
11. Russell Wilson, Seattle Seahawks at San Francisco 49ers
12. Matt Ryan, Atlanta Falcons vs. Arizona Cardinals
13. Eli Manning, New York Giants at Jacksonville Jaguars
14. Philip Rivers, San Diego Chargers at Baltimore Ravens
15. Andy Dalton, Cincinnati Bengals at Tampa Bay Buccaneers
16. Cam Newton, Carolina Panthers at Minnesota Vikings
17. Colin Kaepernick, San Francisco 49ers vs. Seattle Seahawks
18. Jay Cutler, Chicago Bears at Detroit Lions
19. Drew Stanton, Arizona Cardinals at Atlanta Falcons
20. Joe Flacco, Baltimore Ravens vs. San Diego Chargers
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With another exciting week of football under our belts, here are the Lester’s Legends 2014 Week 12 fantasy football team defense rankings.
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1. Buffalo Bills
2. Philadelphia Eagles
3. Kansas City Chiefs
4. Indianapolis Colts
5. San Diego Chargers
6. Green Bay Packers
7. Seattle Seahawks
8. Denver Broncos
9. San Francisco 49ers
10. Houston Texans
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