And his belief has grown even more thanks to a run of winnable fixtures, with ninth-placed Stoke the highest placed team they face in the next seven Premier League matches.
Rodgers added: "I have an inherent belief in the group and that will continue to grow. If I didn't have that, I would be concerned. I would tell you.
"By the time we move into January our objective is to hang on to the coat-tails and give ourselves a fighting chance."