Week 1 went about as bad as it could have possibly gone for the Falcons, and while not many expected much from this team in 2021, it goes without saying that Sunday’s loss to the Eagles was worse than most of us could have imagined. The offense sputtered, the defense looked bad as usual, and the kicking game remains Atlanta’s biggest asset.
A week ago, the Falcons were floating around the low-to-mid-20s in most NFL power rankings. Following Sunday’s loss, the team has since sunk even lower. Here’s our latest power rankings roundup after Week 1.