Teams change over time and the Broncos may be playing better football than the Texans right now.
Still, I’m uncomfortable with a poll where the Broncos (second) outrank the Texans (third), since Houston won 31-25 in Denver in Week 3.
Here's the newest edition of ESPN.com's NFL Power Rankings.
I used to vote and know it’s tough to measure current level of play against early-season results. But when teams that played each other were right next to each other on the ballot, I typically put the team that won the head-to-head ahead.
Here’s our weekly look at how the AFC South stands.
And here is Mike Sando’s weekly breakdown of how the voters voted.