Each week fantasy owners make difficult decisions. Whether it is who to start at the FLEX, or if they should start a lesser quality player against a weak defense. Here I’ll be giving my fantasy followers solo rankings based on PPR scoring. If you have more specific questions regarding fantasy football, my rankings, or need help with your team, ask me on Twitter. As always, happy hunting fantasy friends.

2018 Fantasy Football Week Nine Rankings
Quarterbacks
Rank Name Team Opponent
1 Cam Newton Panthers vs Buccaneers
2 Patrick Mahomes Chiefs at Browns
3 Aaron Rodgers Packers at Patriots
4 Jared Goff Rams at Saints
5 Deshaun Watson Texans at Broncos
6 Matt Ryan Falcons at Redskins
7 Kirk Cousins Vikings vs Lions
8 Drew Brees Saints vs Rams
9 Tom Brady Patriots vs Packers
10 Russell Wilson Seahawks vs Chargers
11 Ryan Fitzpatrick Buccaneers at Panthers
12 Baker Mayfield Browns vs Chiefs
13 Joe Flacco Ravens vs Steelers
14 Mitchell Trubisky Bears at Bills
15 Philip Rivers Chargers at Seahawks
16 Derek Carr Raiders at 49ers
17 Ben Roethlisberger Steelers at Ravens
18 Matthew Stafford Lions at Vikings
19 Alex Smith Redskins vs Falcons
20 C.J. Beathard 49ers vs Raiders
Running Backs
Rank Name Team Opponent
1 Todd Gurley Rams at Saints
2 Kareem Hunt Chiefs at Browns
3 Alvin Kamara Saints vs Rams
4 Melvin Gordon Chargers at Seahawks
5 Ezekiel Elliott Cowboys vs Titans
6 Christian McCaffrey Panthers vs Buccaneers
7 James White Patriots vs Packers
8 James Conner Steelers at Ravens
9 Tarik Cohen Bears at Bills
10 Adrian Peterson Redskins vs Falcons
11 Nick Chubb Browns vs Chiefs
12 Kenyan Drake Dolphins vs Jets
13 Lamar Miller Texans at Broncos
14 Latavius Murray Vikings vs Lions
15 Isaiah Crowell Jets at Dolphins
16 Chris Carson Seahawks vs Chargers
17 Jalen Richard Raiders at 49ers
18 Tevin Coleman Buccaneers at Redskins
19 Mark Ingram Saints vs Rams
20 Phillip Lindsay Broncos vs Texans
21 Matt Breida 49ers vs Raiders
22 Kerryon Johnson Lions at Vikings
23 Chris Thompson Redskins vs Falcons
24 Jordan Howard Bears at Bills
25 Doug Martin Raiders at 49ers
26 Aaron Jones Packers at Patriots
27 Alex Collins Ravens vs Steelers
28 LeSean McCoy Bills vs Bears
29 Ito Smith Falcons at Redskins
30 Peyton Barber Buccaneers at Panthers
31 Dion Lewis Titans at Cowboys
32 Duke Johnson Browns vs Chiefs
33 Austin Ekeler Chargers at Seahawks
34 Frank Gore Dolphins vs Jets
35 Derrick Henry Titans at Cowboys
36 Javorius Allen Ravens vs Steelers
37 Kenjon Barner Patriots vs Packers
38 Mike Davis Seahawks vs Chargers
39 Chris Ivory Bills vs Bears
40 Jacquizz Rodgers Buccaneers at Panthers
Wide Receivers
Rank Name Team Opponent
1 Adam Thielen Vikings vs Lions
2 Tyreek Hill Chiefs at Browns
3 Davante Adams Packers at Patriots
4 Julio Jones Falcons at Redskins
5 DeAndre Hopkins Texans at Broncos
6 Antonio Brown Steelers at Ravens
7 Michael Thomas Saints vs Rams
8 Mike Evans Buccaneers at Panthers
9 Jarvis Landry Dolphins vs Chiefs
10 JuJu Smith-Schuster Steelers at Ravens
11 Emmanuel Sanders Broncos vs Texans
12 Robert Woods Rams at Saints
13 Stefon Diggs Vikings vs Lions
14 Keenan Allen Chargers at Seahawks
15 Brandin Cooks Rams at Saints
16 Kenny Golladay Lions at Vikings
17 Julian Edelman Patriots vs Packers
18 Cooper Kupp Rams at Saints
19 Marvin Jones Lions at Vikings
20 Devin Funchess Panthers vs Buccaneers
21 Sammy Watkins Chiefs at Browns
22 John Brown Ravens vs Steelers
23 Demaryius Thomas Texans at Broncos
24 Josh Gordon Patriots vs Packers
25 Geronimo Allison Packers at Patriots
26 Michael Crabtree Ravens vs Steelers
27 Doug Baldwin Seahawks vs Chargers
28 Courtland Sutton Broncos vs Texans
29 Chris Godwin Buccaneers at Panthers
30 D.J. Moore Panthers vs Buccaneers
31 Marquise Goodwin 49ers vs Raiders
32 Amari Cooper Cowboys vs Titans
33 Allen Robinson Bears at Bills
34 Jordy Nelson Raiders at 49ers
35 Taylor Gabriel Bears at Bills
36 DeSean Jackson Buccaneers at Panthers
37 Willie Snead Ravens vs Steelers
38 DeVante Parker Dolphins vs Jets
39 Randall Cobb Packers at Patriots
40 Antonio Callaway Browns vs Chiefs
41 Cole Beasley Cowboys vs Titans
42 Kenny Stills Dolphins vs Jets
43 Keke Coutee Texans at Broncos
44 Calvin Ridley Falcons at Redskins
45 Josh Doctson Redskins vs Falcons
46 Mohamed Sanu Falcons at Redskins
47 Tyler Lockett Seahawks vs Chargers
48 Corey Davis Titans at Cowboys
49 Tyrell Williams Chargers at Seahawks
50 Tre’Quan Smith Saints vs Rams
Tight Ends
Rank Name Team Opponent
1 Travis Kelce Chiefs at Browns
2 George Kittle 49ers vs Raiders
3 Rob Gronkowski Patriots vs Packers
4 Greg Olsen Panthers vs Buccaneers
5 Jimmy Graham Packers at Patriots
6 David Njoku Browns vs Chiefs
7 Jared Cook Raiders at 49ers
8 Trey Burton Bears at Bills
9 Jordan Reed Redskins vs Falcons
10 O.J. Howard Buccaneers at Panthers
11 Kyle Rudolph Vikings vs Lions
12 Austin Hooper Falcons at Redskins
13 Chris Herndon Jets at Dolphins
14 Vance McDonald Steelers at Ravens
15 Mark Andrews Ravens vs Steelers
16 Ed Dickson Seahawks vs Chargers
17 Hayden Hurst Ravens vs Steelers
18 Cameron Brate Buccaneers at Panthers
19 Jesse James Steelers at Ravens
20 Ben Watson Saints vs Rams
D/STs
Rank Team Opponent
1 Bears at Bills
2 Cowboys vs Titans
3 Dolphins vs Jets
4 Texans at Broncos
5 Raiders at 49ers
6 49ers vs Raiders
7 Chiefs at Browns
8 Bills vs Bears
9 Jets at Dolphins
10 Panthers vs Buccaneers
11 Titans at Cowboys
12 Broncos vs Texans
13 Ravens vs Steelers
14 Steelers at Ravens
15 Redskins vs Falcons
16 Vikings vs Lions

About The Author Mike Fanelli

Mike is a former journalism major who spent all four years in high school working for the school newspaper. At 25 years old, he is happy to write for Breaking Football as it gives him a platform to get his fantasy football takes and sports opinions out there.