NFL POWER RANKINGS: The 11 Best Hometown Teams

  • Jake O'Donnell

Andrew Powell-Morse of routinely pumps out the kind of data journalism that you can post on Facebook without looking like a dork. We urge you to bookmark his blog feed and/or follow him on Twitter. G’head, do it.

His latest piece is a hypothetical football question: What if NFL teams were ONLY comprised of local talent? Who would be the best “hometown” team in the NFL? Sure, we already know where most of the skilled football players in America come from (Florida, Southern California, Texas, and Louisiana), but which NFL franchise could field the best team using guys from their area?

The results may surprise you…

(For our actual NFL Power Rankings, click here.)