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Raiders week 7 NFL Power Rankings Roundup: The worst team in football

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NFL: International Series-Seattle Seahawks at Oakland Raiders Steve Flynn-USA TODAY Sports

Sunday the Raiders took their act to England. And they looked worse than they did in 2014 when they came here winless. They lost 27-3 to the Seahawks, fell to 1-5, and looked like the worst team in football in the process. That’s right where the power rankings showed them; dead last.

NFL.com

Rank: 32

Last week: 31

The Raiders are so bad, not even an elite pass rusher could save them. Oakland was not facing the kind of Seahawks defense that strikes fear in the NFC West -- but Derek Carr wasn't pitching strikes on the London pitch, and he often didn't have time to throw them, anyway. I thought that, with Raiders RB Marshawn Lynch going Beast Mode against his former team, maybe this would be the sneaky upset of the week. Or not. This team is in really rough shape. Agree with this sentiment.

ESPN

Rank: 32

Last week: 31

Playoff chances: 0.1 percent chance. Only the Cardinals have a lower chance to reach the postseason according to FPI. Oakland has pressured the opposing quarterback on only 20.3 percent of its dropbacks, which would be the lowest rate of any defense since 2012. -- Xie

Sporting News

Rank: 32

Last week: 32

The Raiders didn’t look any better playing outside the country.

The Washington Post

Rank: 29

Last Week: 29

Is it too late for Jon Gruden to go back to the broadcast booth?

USA Today

Rank: 32

Last week: 30

Who's next to go? Amari Cooper? Gareon Conley? Reggie McKenzie? Jon Gruden's "team" has even lost its label as the Bay Area's best.

SB Nation

Rank: 32

Last week: 31

It appears that Oakland is the worst team in the league (at the moment) as just about everything is going wrong and Jon Gruden isn’t learning from his mistakes.

SI.com

Rank: 32

Last Week: 30

The Raiders are a disaster in just about every way, but at least they get a week off.

Bleacher Report

Rank: 32

Last week: 30

Average rank: 31.6

Last week: 30.4

Only one publication doesn’t have the Raiders as the worst team in football. That’s your outlier. This is what rock bottom looks like.