We thought the College strength of wins/pain of losses was so interesting we decided to do one for the NFL and see the results. How it’s devised is if you beat an opponent you get credit for all their wins over their opponents. If you lose you get all their losses.
Strength of Wins
In this first chart below you can see Strength of Wins. New Orleans hold the #1 spot. The Saints have wins over Houston (4-2), Seattle (5-1), Dallas (3-3), Tampa Bay (2-4) and Jacksonville (2-4) and those teams have a total of 16 wins. My chart this week grades 1 team Washington as having credit with a win but their foes have not won a single game in the NFL.
Here is the Complete list of Strength of Wins with rank: Games Played thru 10/14/19
Pain of Losses
This next chart we will go over is the Pain of Losses. Here if you lose to an opponent you get credit for all their losses. At the bottom of the list you can see there are still 2 teams unbeaten San Francisco and New England. At the top here Miami and Atlanta both have 14 combined foe losses. Miami is win less as they have lost to Baltimore (4-2), New England (6-0), Dallas (3-3), LA Chargers (2-4) and Washington (1-5).
Here is your complete Pain of Losses Chart with rank: Games Played thru 10/14/19
Overall Wins and Losses
In this last chart below you can see the overall wins and losses. New England and San Francisco are both at the top as they are undefeated. Buffalo does not have credit for a loss here because their only loss was again an undefeated New England team.
Here is the Overall Wins and Losses Chart with %:Games Played thru 10/14/19