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NFL Power Rankings: Are the Chicago Bears creeping closer to the bottom?

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Every week we'll peek in around the interwebs to see where the Chicago Bears are ranked in the eyes of the various Power Rankers out there.

With the Chicago Bears losing again -- to drop their record to 2-5 -- I can't imagine many fans having the energy to pour through Google to seek out the numerous NFL experts and their Power Rankings, to see just how far the Bears have fallen.

But that's why I'm here. I do it so you don't have to.

You're welcome.

Before we get into some Power Rankings, lets take a look at where the Bears stand in the projected 2016 NFL Draft order. SB Nation's Dan Kadar ranks the 32 teams based on their current record and strength of schedule remaining and he has the Bears currently slotted in the 8th position.

A top 10 draft pick would be nice for the Bears, but there's still a lot of football left to be played. Let's take a look around the Power Rankings!

SB Nation has the Bears down 4, to 29 this week. Mile High Report, SB Nation's Denver Broncos' site, has the Bears at 28 and they believe the Bears have a lot of talent.

Record 2-5. Jay Cutler and the Chicago Bears couldn't do enough to hold off the Vikings at home. They fall to 2-5 on the year and, shockingly, are still relatively healthy. All that talent and they still cannot win football games at home.

With elite talent like Vladimir Ducasse, Patrick Omameh and Charles Leno starting on the o-line and all those elite Pro Bowlers playing on their defense, I'm shocked the Bears aren't undefeated.

Bleeding Green Nation has it like this,

26) Chicago Bears (LW: 26) - The Bears gave it all they could against the Vikings but it wasn't good enough.

The Bears will be competitive, but ultimately they may not have the overall talent to pull out many Ws.

ESPN has the Bears down 3 to 28.

Talk about Bad News Bears. On Sunday, the Bears lost both the game and RB Matt Forte, who left with a knee injury. Forte has the most scrimmage yards in the NFL since 2013 (4,546).

CBS Sports' Pete Prisco only dropped the Bears down 1, to 16th.

They're competing, but that's not enough. Jay Cutler is still playing sound football.

I get the feeling Prisco knows something about the Bears that no one else does.

The Shutdown Corner of Yahoo Sports has it like this,

28. Chicago Bears (2-5, LW: 24)

Matt Forte will miss some time with a knee injury. It will be interesting to see if Jay Cutler can continue his run of solid play without the star running back. has had some weird things to say in their Power Rankings, so let's see what they have this week as they keep Chicago at 25.

Jeremy Langford has to catch that football.

In a 20-20 ballgame, with 1:17 to play, the Bears had a wonderful opportunity to extend a drive and get Robbie Gould into field-goal position. On third-and-5, Jay Cutler, rolling to his right, hit Langford in the hands for what should've been an easy first down. Drop. Minnesota, appreciative of the gift -- and the clock preservation that comes from an incomplete pass -- took possession and ultimately the game. Another missed opportunity, another loss for the Bears.

Now, if Matt Forte misses time with a knee sprain, Langford must prove himself worthy of being the man in the backfield. Big shoes to fill, to say the least.

That's some sound analysis...

The USA Today moved the Bears up two spots, to 27.

Just when it seemed they might parlay RB Matt Forte into a few draft picks, he injures his knee. It's been that kind of year.

Yes, moved UP 2 sports. It has been that kind of year in the NFL. There are a lot of bad teams out there...

What are your thoughts on the Power Rankings this week, and do you see the Bears moving up or down after they play the San Diego Chargers on Monday Night?