Adrian Peterson headlines Paulie's Under-the-Radar Picks for your daily fantasy lineup in Week 9
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Well I hope you all had a better week than Hue Jackson.  The man just could not find a way to get the Browns out of the cellar.

You might feel the same way with your season-long fantasy team.  But there’s no need to stress out over that.

What are you really playing for?  $100, $200…even $500?  You can win all that in one day on DraftKings!

Here are some under-the-radar players that can help you do it.

Jared Goff – QB, LAR
Opponent – New Orleans Saints
Price – $6,000

under-the-radar picks for your daily fantasy lineup in week 9
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Goff has been nothing short of efficient this year. He’s tossed 17 TDs and only 5 INTs through 8 games.

Going up against a weak New Orleans secondary that ranks 32nd against opposing QBs will only boost those stats.

With Kupp back in the fold, look for Goff to utilize all his weapons and pick apart the Saints defense with ease.

Kareem Hunt – RB, KC
Opponent – Cleveland Browns
Price – $7,700

Kareem Hunt and more under-the-radar picks for your daily fantasy lineup in Week 9
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Kareem Hunt has scored 15 or more fantasy points in all but one game this year and that came in Week 1.

The sophomore back has been an absolute workhorse for a thriving Kansas City Chiefs offense. The Chiefs go up against a Browns team that just fired their head coach and seem to be spiraling out of control.

The Browns defense ranks 26th against opposing RBs and I would not be surprised if Hunt put up video game-like numbers against them.

Adrian Peterson – RB, WAS
Opponent – Atlanta Falcons
Price – $6,000

Adrian Peterson runs through the Giants offense in Week 8
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AP is back! The veteran is playing with a real chip on his shoulder this season, running like a man possessed.

Peterson is averaging roughly 4.6 yards per carry and ran all over the Giants in Week 8.

With fellow running back Chris Thompson sidelined with a rib injury, AP should get work both on the ground and through the air against a Falcons defense that ranks 32nd against opposing RBs.

Yo Adrian, We Did It!

Cooper Kupp – WR, LAR
Opponent – New Orleans Saints
Price – $6,000

Cooper Kupp runs after the catch and is one of the smarter picks for your Daily Fantasy Lineup in Week 9
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Cooper Kupp is officially off the injury report and boasts a clean bill of health going into a Week 9 tilt with the New Orleans Saints.

In a game that should be filled with points, the second-year wideout should find success in a favorable matchup against cornerback P.J. Williams.

Michael Thomas – WR, NO
Opponent – Los Angeles Rams
Price – $7,600

Flexing Michael Thomas is one of the best picks for your daily fantasy lineup in Week 9
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Don’t you worry, I didn’t forget about the home team in this NFC showdown.

Michael Thomas should benefit greatly in a game where the over/under is 60 points. Drew Brees will be going toe-to-toe with Goff and looking for his number-one wide receiver early and often.

Thomas is averaging 95.6 yards per game receiving and I think that number will be surpassed this week.

Devante Parker – WR, MIA
Opponent – New York Jets
Price – $4,600

Devante Parker reaches out to make a catch and he is one of the under-the-radar picks for your daily fantasy lineup in Week 9
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Parker is an interesting player this season. A healthy-inactive for multiple weeks, he’s only suited up three times this season.

In Week 8, Parker was forced into the lineup due to injuries to fellow wideouts Kenny Stills and Albert Wilson. He took advantage of his opportunity and put up 6 receptions for 134 yards.

This week, Parker and the Dolphins welcome a New York Jets defense that ranks 28th against opposing WRs. With Wilson out for the season and Stills banged up, DeVante Parker should see a great deal of targets.

O.J. Howard – TE, TB
Opponent – Carolina Panthers
Price – $4,300

OJ Howard and other picks for your daily fantasy lineup in Week 9
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With Ryan Fitzpatrick back as the Bucs’ starter, O.J. Howard should see a bunch of targets.

The Panthers defense ranks 32nd against tight ends, proving to be a favorable matchup for the Alabama product. The Bucs will most likely be trailing in this game and thus will be forced to throw often.

Howard is a big and physical pass-catching TE that could be a security blanket for Fitzpatrick up and down the field.

Latavius Murray – FLEX, RB, MIN
Opponent – Detroit Lions
Price – $5,100

Latavius Murray and more picks for your daily fantasy lineup in Week 9
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Over the last three weeks as the workhorse back for the Vikings, Murray’s put up 20+ fantasy points in each of those contests.

Fellow running back Dalvin Cook may see between 15-20 snaps this week coming off an injury. However, Murray will still be a force going up against a Lions defense that ranks 32nd in rushing yards allowed per game.

Cook is ultimately a game-time decision, so I am not worried about Murray conceding many touches. Look for him to torch this lackluster Lions run defense.

Kansas City Chiefs – D/ST
Opponent – Cleveland Browns
Price – $2,700

Ron Parker and more under-the-radar picks for your daily fantasy lineup in Week 9
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How can you not? This Chiefs defense has been getting better as of late and this week they face a disastrous Cleveland Browns team that just fired their offensive-minded head coach and their OC.

Baker Mayfield is prone to making mistakes and might find himself trying to squeeze throws in tight windows while trailing the dominant Chiefs team.

This could make for a potential field day for the KC defense.

For a more in-depth look, listen to this week’s Sneaky Plays podcast:

Season-Long Record: 31-17 (.645) or 440 points higher than Hue Jackson’s.

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good job paulie, i’ll go with it