Fantasy Football Tips – Week 9 (2017)

Look for our new weekly fantasy football tips as part of SF Insider!

We will rank all the teams to give you tips on how to win your fantasy football contest this weekend.  Check out fantasy football team predictions and player recommendations so you can win your fantasy football match-up.  Our strategy can help you win your daily fantasy football contest or your season long league match-up.

Read our rankings to help formulate your fantasy football strategy.  If you’ve got a QB or WR on a team we rank high in the passing team rankings, play him!

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Week 9 Fantasy Football Tips

Passing Team Rankings

RANK TEAM
1 Saints
2 Cardinals
3 Bucs
4 Texans
5 Rams
6 Seahawks
7 Cowboys
8 Jets
9 Broncos
10 Chiefs
11 Redskins
12 Lions
13 Packers
14 49ers
15 Raiders
16 Colts
17 Falcons
18 Panthers
19 Eagles
20 Giants
21 Dolphins
22 Bills
23 Titans
24 Ravens
25 Jaguars
26 Bengals

Rushing Team Rankings

RANK TEAM
1 Cowboys
2 Jaguars
3 Titans
4 Texans
5 Bills
6 Rams
7 Saints
8 Chiefs
9 Ravens
10 Redskins
11 Bengals
12 Lions
13 Giants
14 Falcons
15 Seahawks
16 Eagles
17 49ers
18 Bucs
19 Panthers
20 Dolphins
21 Colts
22 Cardinals
23 Broncos
24 Packers
25 Raiders
26 Jets

Quarterback

RANK PLAYER TEAM
1 Deshaun Watson Texans
2 Drew Brees Saints
3 Russell Wilson Seahawks
4 Jared Goff Rams
5 Jameis Winston Bucs

Running Back

RANK PLAYER TEAM
1 Todd Gurley Rams
2 Kareem Hunt Chiefs
3 Leonard Fournette Jaguars
4 DeMarco Murray Titans
5 Lamar Miller Texans
6 LeSean McCoy Bills
7 Adrian Peterson Cardinals
8 Mark Ingram Saints
9 Aaron Jones Packers
10 Doug Martin Bucs

Wide Receiver

RANK PLAYER TEAM
1 DeAndre Hopkins Texans
2 Mike Evans Bucs
3 Dez Bryant Cowboys
4 Tyreek Hill Chiefs
5 Ted Ginn Jr. Saints
6 Will Fuller V Texans
7 Demaryius Thomas Broncos
8 Doug Baldwin Seahawks
9 Michael Thomas Saints
10 Larry Fitzgerald Cardinals

Tight End

RANK PLAYER TEAM
1 Travis Kelce Chiefs
2 Zach Ertz Eagles
3 Jimmy Graham Seahawks
4 Austin Seferian-Jenkins Jets
5 Evan Engram Giants

Kicker

RANK PLAYER TEAM
1 Justin Tucker Ravens
2 Greg Zuerlein Rams
3 Matt Prater Lions
4 Ka’imi Fairbairn Texans
5 Graham Gano Panthers

Defense

RANK Opp
1 Jaguars
2 Eagles
3 Rams
4 Seahawks
5 Ravens
6 Saints
7 Bills
8 Jets
9 Raiders
10 Falcons
11 Panthers
12 49ers
13 Texans
14 Cardinals
15 Lions
16 Dolphins
17 Titans
18 Packers
19 Bengals
20 Chiefs
21 Colts
22 Redskins
23 Giants
24 Bucs
25 Broncos
26 Cowboys

Check out our NFL predictions for every game this week.

 

 

Formulator NFL Report – Week 9 (2017)

We’re at the midpoint of the 2017-18 NFL season. This is the debut of a new feature where we show you how the Formulator has done predicting each NFL team this season.

Check out the records of how we’ve predicted games involving each team with Straight Up (SU), Against the Spread (ATS) and on the Total. We give you their overall record and on the road or at home since it’s a small sample.

Let’s go inside the numbers for NFL week 9 now!

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NFL Week 9 Breakdown

Thursday

Bills (-3, 43) at Jets

SportsFormulator Prediction – Bills 21-19

Bills (Overall) – 86% SU, 83% ATS and 50% Total

Jets (Overall) – 88% SU, 71% ATS and 63% Total

Bills (Road) – 67% SU, 100% ATS, 0% Total

Jets (Home) – 75% SU, 75% ATS, 75% Total

Sunday

Broncos at Eagles (-7.5, 43.5)

SportsFormulator Prediction – Eagles 22-17

Broncos (Overall) – 71% SU, 57% ATS, 43% Total

Eagles (Overall) – 63% SU, 38% ATS, 43% Total

Broncos (Away) – 100% SU, 33% ATS, 33% Total

Eagles (Home) – 100% SU, 0% ATS, 25% Total

Rams (-3.5, 42) at Giants

SportsFormulator Prediction – Giants 23-16

Rams (Overall) – 29% SU, 29% ATS, 43% Total

Giants (Overall) – 43% SU, 43% ATS, 43% Total

Rams (Away) – 0% SU, 0% ATS, 50% Total

Giants (Home) – 0% SU, 0% ATS, 67% Total

Bucs at Saints (-7, 50)

SportsFormulator Prediction – Saints 27-26

Bucs (Overall) – 86% SU, 67% ATS, 57% Total

Saints (Overall) – 86% SU, 43% ATS, 50% Total

Bucs (Away) – 100% SU, 100% ATS, 100% Total

Saints (Home) – 100% SU, 33% ATS, 33% Total

Bengals at Jaguars (-4.5, 39.5)

SportsFormulator Prediction – Jaguars 21-20

Bengals (Overall) – 71% SU, 71% ATS, 43% Total

Jaguars (Overall) – 29% SU, 43% ATS, 50% Total

Bengals (Away) – 100% SU, 100% ATS, 33% Total

Jaguars (Home) – 50% SU, 0% ATS, 50% Total

Falcons at Panthers (-2, 43.5)

SportsFormulator Prediction – Falcons 27-24

Falcons (Overall) – 71% SU, 71% ATS, 43% Total

Panthers (Overall) – 38% SU, 71% ATS, 17% Total

Falcons (Away) – 100% SU, 50% ATS, 50% Total

Panthers (Home) – 33% SU, 100% ATS, 0% Total

Colts at Texans (-12.5, 49)

SportsFormulator Prediction – Texans 22-20

Colts (Overall) – 63% SU, 50% ATS, 63% Total

Texans (Overall) – 57% SU, 29% ATS, 0% Total

Colts (Road) – 50% SU, 25% ATS, 75% Total

Texans (Home) – 50% SU, 25% ATS, 0% Total

Ravens at Titans (-5.5, 43)

SportsFormulator Prediction – Titans 25-21

Ravens (Overall) – 38% SU, 38% ATS, 75% Total

Titans (Overall) – 71% SU, 57% ATS, 57% Total

Ravens (Away) – 25% SU, 25% ATS, 100% Total

Titans (Home) – 33% SU, 33% ATS, 67% Total

Cardinals (-1.5, 39) at 49ers

SportsFormulator Prediction – Cardinals 27-24

Cardinals (Overall) – 71% SU, 29% ATS, 50% Total

49ers (Overall) – 88% SU, 43% ATS, 50% Total

Cardinals (Away) – 75% SU, 25% ATS, 33% Total

49ers (Home) – 67% SU, 50% ATS, 33% Total

Redskins at Seahawks (-7, 45)

SportsFormulator Prediction – Seahawks 26-21

Redskins (Overall) – 71% SU, 71% ATS, 43% Total

Seahawks (Overall) – 86% SU, 43% ATS, 57% Total

Redskins (Away) – 100% SU, 33% SU, 33% Total

Seahawks (Home) – 100% SU, 0% ATS, 33%

Chiefs at Cowboys (Pick ‘Em, 51)

SportsFormulator Prediction – Cowboys 26-23

Chiefs (Overall) – 63% SU, 25% ATS, 50% Total

Cowboys (Overall) – 43% SU, 50% ATS, 43% Total

Chiefs (Away) – 50% SU, 50% ATS, 25% Total

Cowboys (Home) – 33% SU, 33% ATS, 67% Total

Raiders (-3, 44) at Dolphins

SportsFormulator Prediction – Dolphins 24-23

Raiders (Overall) – 50% SU, 29% ATS, 88% Total

Dolphins (Overall) – 57% SU, 100% ATS, 57% Total

Raiders (Away) – 50% SU, 25% ATS, 100% Total

Dolphins (Home) – 100% SU, 100% ATS, 50% Total

Monday

Lions (-2.5, 43) at Packers

SportsFormulator Prediction – Packers 24-20

Lions (Overall) – 43% SU, 0% ATS, 83% Total

Packers (Overall) – 86% SU, 71% ATS, 71% Total

Lions (Away) – 33% SU, 0% ATS, 100% Total

Packers (Home) – 100% SU, 75% ATS, 75% Total

NFL Week 9 NOTES

The Formulator is 100% ATS in all games involving the Dolphins and 83% with the Bills.

The Formulator has yet to be correct ATS in all games involving the Lions.

The Formulator is 88% on Totals for all games involving the Raiders and Steelers this season plus 83% on Lions games.

The Formulator has been wrong on the Total for every game involving the Houston Texans this season.

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