The Super Bowl XLVIII champions look to start the season where they finished up after the 2013 season, at the top.

ESPN had the Seahawks at No.1 in their recently released NFL Future Power rankings, based on the criteria of strength of roster, quarterback, draft, front office and coaching. You can bet a complete breakdown here.

ESPN had Green Bay ranked at No.2, and San Francisco at No. 3. (You have to be an ESPN Insider subscriber to get the full rankings.