POWER RANKINGS

Chiefs Make Significant Jump in Latest NFL Power Rankings

The outside world thought highly of the Chiefs dominant victory in Oakland

After the convincing 26-10 victory over the Oakland Raiders (4-2) last Sunday afternoon, there was little doubt as to what was going to happen with the Kansas City Chiefs (3-2) when the latest NFL power rankings came out.

The Chiefs were going to climb, but it was only a matter of how high.

That question was answered when NFL.com's Elliot Harrison put out his latest rankings on Tuesday morning, which had the Chiefs rise six spots to No. 11.

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It was the biggest jump for any team in the NFL over the past week.

Here's what Harrison had to say about the Chiefs:

"In case you missed it the first 506 times it was mentioned this weekend, here's reminder No. 507: Andy Reid-led teams are nearly unstoppable after the bye week. TheChiefshead coach improved his post-bye week mark to 16-2 after taking down the Raiders Sunday. Although, Reid's discipline has always been the offensive side of the ball, the road W came on the backs of the starting 11 on defense. Kansas City held one of the premier offenses in the league to a paltry 286 yards, while forcing two big turnovers. How about Dee Ford? Five tackles, two sacks, and thatimportant strip job of Derek Carr late."

The Denver Broncos (4-2), who had been ranked No. 1 before their loss last Thursday night to the San Diego Chargers (2-4), fell to No. 6, while the Chargers climbed four spots to No. 24.

The Raiders dropped four spots after the loss to No. 14 this week.

For a reminder of what the world saw in order for the Chiefs to make this significant of a jump in the rankings, check out the highlights of the victory:

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