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NFL Week 9 Positional Fantasy Football Rankings

Los Angeles Rams quarterback Matthew Stafford (9) talks to teammates during the first half against Detroit Lions at the SoFi Stadium in Inglewood, Calif. on Sunday, Oct. 24, 2021.

Each week, PFF's fantasy football analysts post rankings in PPR, non-PPR and 0.5-PPR formats for the league's offensive skill positions. IDP rankings are also folded into the mix, making the PFF rankings pages the go-to resource for all your fantasy football decisions during the 2021 NFL season.

According to FantasyPros, my rankings are currently fourth out of 188 analysts for the 2021 season.

Here are my fantasy football rankings for Week 9 of the 2021 NFL season, including some notes about players to help you make your weekly decisions.

Last Updated: 12:00 p.m., Sunday, Nov. 7


  • GM: Good matchup, using PFF's strength of schedule and matchup tools
  • BM: Bad matchup, using PFF's strength of schedule and matchup tools
  • DNP: Did not participate in team's most recent practice due to injury
  • LP: Limited participation in team's most recent practice due to injury
  • D: Player is doubtful to play due to injury
  • Q: Player is questionable to play due to injury
  • FA: Free agent available in at least 80% of ESPN leagues
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Rank Name Team Opp Notes
1 Josh Allen BUF @JAX GM
2 Lamar Jackson BLT MIN BM
3 Patrick Mahomes KC GB
4 Matthew Stafford LA TEN
5 Dak Prescott DAL DEN
6 Jalen Hurts PHI LAC
7 Justin Herbert LAC @PHI
8 Joe Burrow CIN CLV BM
9 Kirk Cousins MIN @BLT
10 Derek Carr LV @NYG
11 Daniel Jones NYG LV
12 Ryan Tannehill TEN @LA BM
13 Carson Wentz IND NYJ GM
14 Jacoby Brissett MIA HST GM, FA
15 Jordan Love GB @KC FA
16 Teddy Bridgewater DEN @DAL
17 Tyrod Taylor HST @MIA GM, FA
18 Matt Ryan ATL @NO BM
19 Mac Jones NE @CAR FA
20 Jimmy Garoppolo SF ARZ BM, FA
21 Ben Roethlisberger PIT CHI GM, FA
22 Baker Mayfield CLV @CIN
23 Justin Fields CHI @PIT FA
24 Trevor Siemian NO ATL FA
25 Mike White NYJ @IND FA
26 Sam Darnold CAR NE FA
27 Trevor Lawrence JAX BUF
28 Colt McCoy ARZ @SF FA
29 Taysom Hill NO ATL FA
30 Trey Lance SF ARZ BM, FA

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