NFL power rankings, Week 3: Dolphins rise, Falcons fall

Miami Dolphins' Albert Wilson after he scored a fourth quarter touchdown against the Oakland Raiders on Sunday, Sept. 23, 2018 at Hard Rock Stadium in Miami Gardens, Fla. (Charles Trainor Jr./Miami Herald/TNS via Getty Images)
Miami Dolphins' Albert Wilson after he scored a fourth quarter touchdown against the Oakland Raiders on Sunday, Sept. 23, 2018 at Hard Rock Stadium in Miami Gardens, Fla. (Charles Trainor Jr./Miami Herald/TNS via Getty Images) /

The Miami Dolphins are shocking the NFL world with a 3-0 record, while the Houston Texans are the most disappointing team in the league.

32. Nothing like putting Josh Rosen in the worst situation imaginable to make his debut.. 0-3. Previous: . Arizona Cardinals. 32. team

team. 28. The Raiders can’t get a pass rush and the offense can’t close games out. Other than that, things are going great.. 0-3. Previous: . Oakland Raiders. 31

Buffalo! What a great job by the Bills, who turned the tables on the stunned Vikings behind a quality game from Josh Allen.. 1-2. Previous: . Buffalo Bills. 30. team. 16

Previous: . New York Jets. 29. team. 30. If you blow a 14-0 lead to the Browns, you need to fall drastically down the rankings.. 1-2

team. 53. Cleveland, you finally have a quarterback.. 1-1-1. Previous: . Cleveland Browns. 28

0-3. Previous: . Houston Texans. 27. team. 10. The Texans are done after three weeks. Incredible.

Previous: . San Francisco 49ers. 26. team. 42. Jimmy Garoppolo being lost for the year is a crushing blow.. 1-2

Indianapolis is playing hard, but Andrew Luck isn’t anywhere near 100 percent.. 1-2. Previous: . Indianapolis Colts. 25. team. 46

The Cowboys have to move on from Jason Garrett sooner rather than later, right?. 1-2. Previous: . Dallas Cowboys. 24. team. 123

23. team. 36. Earl Thomas is waging an open campaign to get out ASAP, but in the meantime, what a performance.. 1-2. Previous: . Seattle Seahawks

team. 31. The Giants saved their season on Sunday. Now, can they win at home against the Saints?. 1-2. Previous: . New York Giants. 22

Previous: . Detroit Lions. 21. team. 50. Detroit got a huge win on Sunday over New England. Hopefully the Lions can get some momentum going.. 1-2

45. The Broncos need far more from Case Keenum, or the season is going nowhere.. 2-1. Previous: . Denver Broncos. 20. team

56. If Andy Dalton throws four interceptions, you’re losing.. 2-1. Previous: . Cincinnati Bengals. 18. team

57. The Bears are lucky to stay put after that showing. Yikes.. 2-1. Previous: . Chicago Bears. 17. team

Previous: . Miami Dolphins. 16. team. 59. The Dolphins are 3-0, but now they get a real test. At New England.. 3-0

team. 26. Baltimore is a tough team to figure, but it did the job by beating up on the Broncos.. 2-1. Previous: . Baltimore Ravens. 15

Los Angeles Chargers. 14. team. 13. The Chargers are talented, but once again find themselves in an early-season hole.. 1-2. Previous:

If the Steelers don’t stop taking penalties, that win is going to be moot.. 1-1-1. Previous: . Pittsburgh Steelers. 13. team. 55

35. Tennessee has played UGLY football, but 2-1 is 2-1.. 2-1. Previous: . Tennessee Titans. 12. team

47. New England is the AFC overlord until proven otherwise, but the Patriots have real problems.. 1-2. Previous: . New England Patriots. 11. team

1-2. Previous: . Atlanta Falcons. 10. team. 44. The Falcons are taking on a ton of water with all these injuries.

48. The Buccaneers have to hope that FitzMagic isn’t wearing off.. 2-1. Previous: . Tampa Bay Buccaneers. 9. team

87. Carolina handled Cincinnati, and continues to be the most underrated team in football.. 2-1. Previous: . Carolina Panthers. 8. team

Minnesota laid the biggest egg of the season against Buffalo. What the hell happened?. 1-1-1. Previous: . Minnesota Vikings. 7. team. 60

49. Green Bay might need to call the league office non-stop until the roughing the passer rules are changed.. 1-1-1. Previous: . Green Bay Packers. 6. team

5. team. 52. That game against Tennessee is why people don’t believe the Jagaurs can win a Super Bowl. Six points?. 2-1. Previous: . Jacksonville Jaguars

15. New Orleans finally looked like itself in Atlanta. The Saints are about to be terrifying for the rest of the NFC.. 2-1. Previous: . New Orleans Saints. 4. team

54. Philadelphia is on cruise control. Not powerful yet, but just humming along.. 2-1. Previous: . Philadelphia Eagles. 3. team

Patrick Mahomes and that offense are incredible. The Chiefs might just outscore everyone.. 3-0. Previous: . Kansas City Chiefs. 2. team. 124

Previous: . Los Angeles Rams. 1. team. 51. Without question, the best team in the league.. 3-0