NFL odds, picks, predictions for Week 9: Expert betting tips & pick ’em, survivor pools, DFS game advice
Whether you’re trying to outsmart your co-workers in the office survivor pool, placing a bet with a sportsbook, or looking for an edge creating your DFS lineups, our weekly guide to gambling on the NFL has everything you need to win big during Week 9.
All the essentials are in one place, from updated odds and spreads, our experts’ picks (straight up and against the spread), and a game-by-game guide to trends and injury reports every bettor should know before placing their wager. There are tips for making your survivor and pick ’em pool picks this week. And if daily games are more your speed, you’ll find advice on building the ideal lineups for the most popular games on DraftKings, FanDuel and Yahoo.
NFL odds, spreads for Week 9 games
Here are the latest odds and point spreads for every Week 9 NFL game, via Sportsbook Review (last updated: Nov. 3).
|San Francisco 49ers at Arizona Cardinals||SF -9||44|
|Houston Texans at Jacksonville Jaguars||HOU -1||47|
|Washington Redskins at Buffalo Bills||BUF -11.5||36.5|
|Tennessee Titans at Carolina Panthers||CAR -3.5||41|
|Chicago Bears at Philadelphia Eagles||PHI -4.5||41.5|
|Minnesota Vikings at Kansas City Chiefs||MIN -3.5||46.5|
|New York Jets at Miami Dolphins||NYJ -4.5||41.5|
|Indianapolis Colts at Pittsburgh Steelers||PK||43|
|Detroit Lions at Oakland Raiders||OAK -1||50.5|
|Tampa Bay Buccaneers at Seattle Seahawks||SEA -6||53|
|Cleveland Browns at Denver Broncos||CLE -1||43|
|Green Bay Packers at Los Angeles Chargers||GB -3||45.5|
|New England Patriots at Baltimore Ravens||NE -4.5||45|
|Dallas Cowboys at New York Giants||DAL -9||48|
Expert NFL picks, predictions for Week 9
Straight up: In our picks and predictions for Week 9 of the 2019 NFL season, Philadelphia buries Chicago. Plus, Minnesota handles its business in Kansas City, and Dallas completes its season sweep of division-rival New York.
Against the spread: In our NFL picks against the spread for Week 8, Green Bay takes advantaged of a shorthanded Kansas City team. Plus, San Francisco takes care of Carolina, and New England buries Cleveland.
Upset picks: The Jaguars, Titans and Redskins are getting overlooked by bettors in their Week 9 matchups, making them smart picks to cover or even win outright this weekend.
Tips, advice for pick ’em, survivor pools
Week 9 survivor pool tips: For the second straight week, a lot of people in NFL survivor pools will know their fate after Thursday night, but if you’re waiting until the weekend, you still have some good choices. The experts at TeamRankings highlight the most popular knockout pool picks for Week 9.
Week 9 picks for confidence, pick ’em pools: Your Week 9 picks for NFL pick ’em pools aren’t complete until you check TeamRankings’ advice. From underdogs (Chargers) worth taking a chance on to favorites (Steelers) that shouldn’t be faded, get tips for five key games.
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NFL Week 9 betting guides
Game-by-game betting guide: Sportsbook Review has everything you need to know before betting on the NFL’s Week 9 games contained within this handy cheat sheet, including updated odds, point spreads, injury reports and more for every game.
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NFL DFS picks & strategy for Week 9 games
Core plays for cash games: We start our Week 9 FanDuel cash lineups with four core picks, including Christian McCaffrey and Dalvin Cook. See how we fill in around them and get more strategy advice for your NFL DFS contests.
Lineup advice for GPP tournaments: Daily fantasy football expert Bennett Bedford breaks down his Week 9 FanDuel core plays, which include Brandon Allen and Marvin Jones. See the rest of his example lineup picks for NFL DFS tournaments.
Best lineup stacks: Your Week 9 NFL DFS stacks could include Philip Rivers and Mike Williams in cash games, or Matthew Stafford and Marvin Jones in GPP tournaments. Get more daily fantasy football stacking advice for DraftKings contests.
Lineup advice for cash games: Our Week 9 DraftKings cash lineup picks can help you finish in the money in your NFL DFS contests. We start with a Jameis Winston-Mike Evans stack while paying up for Dalvin Cook.
Lineup advice for GPP tournaments: Our Week 9 DraftKings GPP lineup centers around a game stack. See the rest of our NFL DFS picks ahead of locking in your lineup.
49ers vs. Cardinals DFS advice: The 49ers and Cardinals open Week 9 on Thursday Night Football. If you’re putting together a DraftKings Showdown lineup, we’ve got the picks, advice and sleepers to help in your NFL DFS tournaments.
Lineup advice for cash games: A high-floor, affordable QB is the key to our Week 9 Yahoo daily fantasy football cash lineup strategy. See the rest of our NFL DFS picks for Sunday’s main slate.
Lineup advice for GPP tournaments: Derek Carr, Robby Anderson, and Mark Walton headline our Yahoo GPP lineup picks. I know, Week 9’s NFL DFS slate doesn’t sound fun. It gets better when you get to plug in a few studs, though.