AP Pro32 ballot from Berman

Updated: December 4, 2012, 4:10 PM ET
Associated Press

Ballot and comments from AP Pro 32 panel voter Chris Berman of ESPN:

Week 14

CHRIS BERMAN (ESPN)

1. New England Patriots -- Hard to keep out of the top spot when all you do is win.

2. Houston Texans -- If this were BCS, Monday Night would be the title game.

3. Atlanta Falcons -- Ending Drew Brees' streak a major feather in cap on way to division title.

4. San Francisco 49ers -- Kaepernick was bound to be human.

5. Denver Broncos -- Peyton Manning wins another division title, just a different division.

6. Baltimore Ravens -- Had chance for knockout punch, instead lost 15-round decision.

7. Pittsburgh Steelers -- As usual, when back is to the wall is when Steelers are at their best.

8. Green Bay Packers -- Important division win.

9. New York Giants -- East won't be a cakewalk after all.

10. Seattle Seahawks -- Russell Wilson TD passes essentially won game twice on the road.

11. Chicago Bears -- Three of four remaining games on road; be careful.

12. Indianapolis Colts -- Now that they can win in clutch on the road, watch out.

13. Cincinnati Bengals -- Steady Eddie behind dandy Andy.

14. New Orleans Saints -- You can set your watch to when Drew Brees does not throw a touchdown pass; once every four years.

15. Tampa Bay Buccaneers -- Honoring 10-year anniversary of Super Bowl team on Sunday.

16. Washington Redskins -- RG3, welcome to Monday Night madness.

17. Minnesota Vikings -- AP is superhuman.

18. Dallas Cowboys -- Somehow back in the hunt.

19. St. Louis Rams -- 1-0-1 versus San Francisco, 4-0-1 versus division.

20. Detroit Lions -- Mastering art of snatching defeat from the jaws of victory.

21. San Diego Chargers -- Should sign Trevor Hoffman to close games.

22. Buffalo Bills -- Three of last four at home.

23. Cleveland Browns -- Formidable down the stretch.

24. Miami Dolphins -- Played Patriots tough.

25. New York Jets -- Should start Richard Todd.

26. Carolina Panthers -- Too young to follow up Monday Night Football success with another win.

27. Arizona Cardinals -- Should start Randy Johnson

28. Philadelphia Eagles -- How did this happen?

29. Jacksonville Jaguars -- Two in a row too much to ask.

30. Kansas City Chiefs -- Romeo Crennel's class and Brady Quinn's words win the week.

31. Tennessee Titans -- Still need Music City Miracle.

32. Oakland Raiders -- Surprised that it's this bad.

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