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DVOA Week 1: NFC West is Best

The New Orleans Saints lead the Football Outsiders DVOA ratings after Week 1, thanks to their 38-3 dismantling of the Green Bay Packers. But the real headline is the hot start for the NFC West. The four teams from that division all finish in the top six for Week 1, with the Rams at No. 2, the Cardinals at No. 4, the 49ers at No. 5, and the Seahawks at No. 6.

The AFC West also swept its Week 1 games, but those teams are not as high in our ratings after playing closer games. We have Denver at No.