15. New Orleans Saints 4-4 (16)
Who dat they may be asking. Well they are the Saints and they are marching right back into the playoff picture with a convincing 41-23 victory over the 49ers on Sunday.
That makes two straight victories over NFC West foes. They defeated the Seahawks 25-20 in week nine at home.
Quarterback Drew Brees is heating up. He went 28-39 for 323-yards and three touchdowns without an interception on Sunday. Also heating up is running back Mark Ingram.
Ingram rushed for 158-yards on just 15 carries against the 49ers. His longest run being 75-yards which he took to the house.
Now the Saints go home to host the defending champion Denver Broncos. They get the Panthers a week later on Sunday Night Football. We are going to find out real fast if the Saints are contenders or pretenders in 2016.