2019 Fantasy Football Draft Prep: Strategy for picking No. 9 overall in PPR leagues If you’re in the back of the draft, it’s easy to go heavy on wide receiver. Jamey Eisenberg shows you how to approach that kind of build with the No. 9 overall pick. Fantasy managers seem to lament picking in the middle of the first round from No. 5 through No. 9, which is understandable. You’re stuck waiting for things to happen, and that’s usually not fun.