Last Sunday’s 24-20 victory over the New England Patriots has earned the New York Giants some respect with NFL Power Rankings voters. The Giants are N0.4 in this week’s aggregate NFL Power Rankings from Real Clear Sports.
RCS uses rankings from eight prominent sports websites, inlcuding SB Nation and ESPN, to come up with an overall ranking for every NFL team.
The Giants (6-2) were ranked as high as No. 3 by CBS and Pro Football Talk, and as low as No. 16 by Sagarin.
The New York Jets (5-3) are No. 11 in the RCS aggregated rankings. The Jets were as high as No. 8 in the Sagarin rankings and as low as No. 12 in the Sporting News power rankings.
The Green Bay Packers remained a unanimous No.1 choice, while the San Francisco 49ers are No. 2 and the Baltimore Ravens No. 3. The New Orleans Saints round out the top five.