Cologne - The odds have been stacked against them, but SC Paderborn 07 have already won over many neutrals in their first-ever season at Germany's top table.
bundesliga.com has assessed the performance of all 18 clubs in various areas of play over the course of the Hinrunde and ranked them in positions 1-18 accordingly. The greater the surface area on the spidergram below, the better that club has statistically performed overall in 2014/15.
Andre Breitenreiter's side spent a week at the top of the standings, but have since slipped to within two points of the bottom three. Can the humble North-Rhine Westphalian outfit keep their heads above water? Or are they destined for an immediate return to the second tier? Tell us your thoughts by interacting with Bundesliga on Twitter.