Best NFL Pick ‘Em & Survivor Picks for Week 9
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- Our experts reveal the best NFL pick 'em and survivor picks for Week 9.
- Sean Koerner ranks the best straight-up and against-the-spread picks for pick 'em pools.
- Travis Reed also uses our model to forecast the ideal week to use every team in survivor pools.
Don’t make your pick ’em or survivor pool picks without our expert advice. See the best Week 9 picks for both in the articles linked below.
Week 9 NFL Pick ‘Em Picks
Whether you’re playing pick ’em in our app or going old school with your co-workers, Sean Koerner is here to guide you through the best options each week with his Confidence Ratings.
He’s ranked the best straight-up and against-the-spread picks for Week 9 — you can even create custom ATS rankings if your league is using different spreads.
You might be surprised by the team he is most confident will cover the spread this week…
NFL Survivor Pool Picks
This week is loaded with solid survivor pool options, but which should you roll with?
Travis Reed breaks down the best Week 9 survivor pool picks according to our model, featuring every team’s projected win percentages for the rest of the season so you can plan the optimal path to victory.
Here’s a quick snippet, but you can read his full analysis and recommendations here:
It’s a really thin week for Survivor Pool options.
Normally, I look for teams that have a projected win percentage of 70% or higher. This week has only one option, even though the current betting market may disagree.
NFL Survivor Pool Tips
Sure, recommended picks help. But strategy matters, too. Luckily, Reed has you covered with top level tips:
- Take a Full-Season Approach
- Game Theory Matters