Derrick Hall satisfied with Dbacks buying and se

first_img Derrick Hall satisfied with D-backs’ buying and selling Twelve weeks down, five to go.There weren’t any real seismic shifts in this week’s Arizona Sports NFL Power Rankings, especially at the top.The Philadelphia Eagles punished the Chicago Bears while the New England Patriots toyed with Miami to stay 1-2 in this week’s order. The New Orleans Saints, who saw their eight-game winning streak snapped by the Rams, took a bit of a tumble.Here’s a look at our 1-32 NFL pecking order heading into Week 13. Biggest Risers: Arizona Cardinals ▲6Biggest Fallers: Dallas Cowboys ▼7 1. Philadelphia Eagles (10-1)Shift: —Hi: 1Lo: 2Comment: Look borderline unstoppable. Road games against the Seahawks and Rams in the next two weeks will give us a clearer picture though. — LapinskiNext: at Seattle2. New England Patriots (9-2)Shift: —Hi: 1Lo: 2Comment: Rob Gronkowski was upset that he didn’t get to try the biscuits Tom Brady made for Thanksgiving. He got 2 TD catches instead. — MorganNext: at Buffalo3. Pittsburgh Steelers (9-2)Shift: —Hi: 3Lo: 4Comment: The upcoming game vs Patriots could decide home field advantage throughout the AFC playoffs. — JureckiNext: at Cincinnati (Monday night)4. Minnesota Vikings (9-2)Shift: ▲1Hi: 3Lo: 4Comment: Case Keenum is probably making himself a lot of money. — MarottaNext: at Atlanta5. Los Angeles Rams (8-3)Shift: ▲2Hi: 5Lo: 5Comment: Revealing bounce-back moment against the Saints. — BurnsNext: at Arizona6. New Orleans Saints (8-3)Shift: ▼2Hi: 6Lo: 8Comment: Could end up with the offensive (Alvin Kamara) and defensive (Marshon Lattimore) Rookies of the Year. — LapinskiNext: vs. Carolina 7. Carolina Panthers (8-3)Shift: ▼1Hi: 7Lo: 7Comment: Fumble return TD and punt return TD bailed them out vs lowly Jets. — BurnsNext: at New Orleans8. Atlanta Falcons (7-4)Shift: ▲1Hi: 6Lo: 9Comment: Julio Jones isn’t human. Neither was that throw from Mohamed Sanu. — MarottaNext: vs. Minnesota9. Seattle Seahawks (7-4)Shift: ▲1Hi: 8Lo: 10Comment: Jimmy Graham’s 16 TD receptions are the most by a Seattle tight end, passing Jerramy Stevens. — MorganNext: vs. Philadelphia10. Jacksonville Jaguars (7-4)Shift: ▼2Hi: 9Lo: 12Comment: Leonard Fournette was dominant until Oct. 15. He has 169 total rushing yards since. — LapinskiNext: vs. Indianapolis11. Tennessee Titans (7-4)Shift: ▲2Hi: 10Lo: 14Comment: The Titans got their first win in 10 tries at Indianapolis’ Lucas Oil Stadium. — MorganNext: vs. Houston12. Detroit Lions (6-5)Shift: —Hi: 12Lo: 14Comment: Favorable schedule down the stretch: Ravens, at Bucs, Bears, at Bengals and Packers. — JureckiNext: at Baltimore13. Baltimore Ravens (5-5)Shift: ▲2Hi: 12Lo: 15Comment: Ravens in the thick of it and their down-the-stretch schedule is incredibly easy. — MarottaNext: vs. Detroit The 5: Takeaways from the Coyotes’ introduction of Alex Meruelo 21. Dallas Cowboys (5-6)Shift: ▼7Hi: 14Lo: 22Comment: The Cowboys have lost three straight games by at least 20 points for the first time since 2004. — MorganNext: vs. Washington (Thursday night)22. Green Bay Packers (5-6)Shift: ▲1Hi: 20Lo: 26Comment: Maybe the 57-yard field goal attempt was a bad idea? — MarottaNext: vs. Tampa Bay23. Houston Texans (4-7)Shift: ▼2Hi: 19Lo: 25Comment: Yeah, that’s the Tom Savage we expected to see. — MorganNext: at Tennessee24. Tampa Bay Buccaneers (4-7)Shift: —Hi: 23Lo: 25Comment: Wonder if coach Dirk Koetter heard AD Ray Anderson’s press conference talk of ASU being a top-15 program? — MorganNext: at Green Bay25. New York Jets (4-7)Shift: ▼3Hi: 22Lo: 26Comment: They’ve quietly lost five of six – all by one score. — LapinskiNext: vs. Kansas City26. Miami Dolphins (4-7)Shift: ▲1Hi: 25Lo: 28Comment: Gase looks disgusted in South Beach. Cutler wasn’t the answer and they have to weed out some of the bad apples. — JureckiNext: vs. Denver27. Chicago Bears (3-8)Shift: ▼1Hi: 25Lo: 28Comment: John Fox is on LinkedIn working on his resume. — BurnsNext: vs. San Francisco 0 Comments   Share   center_img Former Cardinals kicker Phil Dawson retires 28. Denver Broncos (3-8)Shift: —Hi: 27Lo: 29Comment: Paxton Lynch cried when he left with an injury. Broncos fans were crying while he was on the field. — MarottaNext: at Miami29. Indianapolis Colts (3-8)Shift: —Hi: 28Lo: 30Comment: Chuck Pagano has done a lousy job, but he’s seen Groundhog Day a lot, so he’s OK in my book. — MarottaNext: at Jacksonville30. New York Giants (2-9)Shift: —Hi: 29Lo: 31Comment: Made the Thanksgiving night choice of their game or Planes, Trains and Automobiles real easy. — MarottaNext: at Oakland31. San Francisco 49ers (1-10)Shift: —Hi: 30Lo: 31Comment: Is that awful O-Line holding up the Jimmy G era? — BurnsNext: at Chicago32. Cleveland Browns (0-11)Shift: —Hi: 32Lo: 32Comment: With the first pick in the 2018 NFL Draft, Cleveland…ah, who cares? Nothing helps. — MarottaNext: at LA Chargers 14. Kansas City Chiefs (6-5)Shift: ▼3Hi: 11Lo: 16Comment: Offense that looked unstoppable has averaged 307 yards and 12 points over the last three games. — MarottaNext: at NY Jets15. Los Angeles Chargers (5-6)Shift: ▲2Hi: 11Lo: 18Comment: Speaking of 5-6 teams…this one is heating up at the right time. — BurnsNext: vs. Cleveland16. Washington Redskins (5-6)Shift: —Hi: 10Lo: 21Comment: Cousins continues to carry the Redskins and if they don’t know what have by now, then move on. — JureckiNext: at Dallas (Thursday)17. Buffalo Bills (6-5)Shift: ▲3Hi: 14Lo: 23Comment: Tyrod Taylor’s steady play is exactly what the Bills needed in a win over Kansas City — and last week when he was benched. — MorganNext: vs. New England18. Oakland Raiders (5-6)Shift: —Hi: 18Lo: 22Comment: Only Michael Crabtree is crazy enough to fight Aqib Talib. — LapinskiNext: vs. NY Giants19. Arizona Cardinals (5-6)Shift: ▲6Hi: 17Lo: 21Comment:  Gabbert should start the rest of the season. He has shown great upside. — JureckiNext: vs. LA Rams20. Cincinnati Bengals (5-6)Shift: ▼1Hi: 17Lo: 21Comment: The fact that they’re in playoff contention reflects the state of the AFC. — BurnsNext: vs. Pittsburgh Top Stories Ties will go to the team that receives the majority of higher rankings from our panel.Burns | Jurecki | Lapinski | Marotta | MorganWeek 13 Composite Grace expects Greinke trade to have emotional impactlast_img

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