The big NFL news for today is the release of the Power Rankings for week 14 along with the team suspension of Albert Haynesworth. The Washington Redskin has not been without controversy this season and after comments made following Sunday’s game the team has decided to suspend him from play. The team deemed comments Haynesworth made detrimental to the team and thus suspended him without pay for the final 4 games of the season. Albert Haynesworth suspension and the NFL power rankings week 14 are the tops among sports news today.
Looking at the NFL power rankings we can see that the Atlanta Falcons are on top again. Rounding out the top 5 are the New England Patriots, Pittsburgh Steelers, Baltimore Ravens and the New Orleans Saints. The Carolina Panthers find themselves at the bottom of the rankings this week just as they did last week. The Washington Redskins, whose big news is the suspension of Albert Haynesworth, find themselves ranked 25 in the NFL power rankings week 14.
With only a few weeks left in the regular season all teams are trying to get as many wins as possible in hopes of gaining a playoff spot. The Atlanta Falcons and New England Patriots both have 10-2 records which puts them both tops in their respective conferences. This weekend we could see one team take sole possession of the league lead as the Falcons take on the Panthers and the Patriots head to Chicago to take on the Bears. Look for the Redskins to have an opening on their roster as Albert Haynesworth will not be taking to the field this weekend, and also check out to see where your favorite team is in the NFL power rankings for week 14.