NFL Draftkings Picks for Week 9, 2023

Daily Player Picks

Updated Throughout the Day

Player expected costs and values are calculated every thirty minutes throughout the day.


Quarterbacks

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Jalen Hurts PHI $8,000 24.00 3.00
Patrick Mahomes KC $8,100 22.65 2.80
Josh Allen BUF $7,800 21.95 2.81
Lamar Jackson BAL $8,200 21.22 2.59

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Will Levis TEN $5,100 17.10 3.35
Deshaun Watson CLE $5,400 16.64 3.08
Joe Burrow CIN $6,200 19.05 3.07
Sam Howell WAS $5,800 17.46 3.01

Running Backs

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Alvin Kamara NO $8,100 21.32 2.63
Austin Ekeler LAC $8,400 19.41 2.31
Saquon Barkley NYG $7,900 18.47 2.34
Breece Hall NYJ $6,600 16.98 2.57
Josh Jacobs LV $6,900 16.19 2.35
Raheem Mostert MIA $7,400 16.14 2.18

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Alvin Kamara NO $8,100 21.32 2.63
Breece Hall NYJ $6,600 16.98 2.57
Jerome Ford CLE $5,300 13.07 2.47
Joe Mixon CIN $5,900 14.41 2.44
Josh Jacobs LV $6,900 16.19 2.35
Saquon Barkley NYG $7,900 18.47 2.34

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Wide Receivers

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Tyreek Hill MIA $9,400 26.69 2.84
Ja’Marr Chase CIN $8,100 24.15 2.98
Stefon Diggs BUF $8,500 22.87 2.69
A.J. Brown PHI $8,600 22.69 2.64
Keenan Allen LAC $8,700 21.51 2.47
CeeDee Lamb DAL $8,200 19.65 2.40
Davante Adams LV $8,100 19.18 2.37
Adam Thielen CAR $7,700 17.71 2.30

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Ja’Marr Chase CIN $8,100 24.15 2.98
Jayden Reed GB $3,600 10.64 2.96
Tyreek Hill MIA $9,400 26.69 2.84
Stefon Diggs BUF $8,500 22.87 2.69
A.J. Brown PHI $8,600 22.69 2.64
Demario Douglas NE $4,000 10.37 2.59
Terry McLaurin WAS $5,600 14.46 2.58
George Pickens PIT $5,400 13.95 2.58

Tight Ends

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Travis Kelce KC $8,200 20.88 2.55
Mark Andrews BAL $6,800 14.00 2.06
T.J. Hockenson MIN $5,200 13.93 2.68
Dallas Goedert PHI $4,800 11.28 2.35

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Kylen Granson IND $2,700 7.25 2.69
T.J. Hockenson MIN $5,200 13.93 2.68
David Njoku CLE $3,800 9.81 2.58
Tyler Conklin NYJ $3,000 7.71 2.57

Defenses

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Steelers PIT $3,500 9.12 2.61
Browns CLE $4,200 8.93 2.13
Chargers LAC $3,600 8.59 2.39
Saints NO $4,100 8.49 2.07

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Giants NYG $2,300 8.12 3.53
Bengals CIN $2,500 7.02 2.81
Texans HOU $3,000 8.37 2.79
Cardinals ARI $2,700 7.50 2.78

Picks are based on historical performance and match-up. Keep up to date on late-day roster moves and injuries – those are not taken into consideration. Sports from the Basement provides┬áno warranty on these suggestions and readers should make picks at their own risk.