It's Week 9! And our staffers have gotten a bit cowardly at the midseason. There are a ton of chalk picks below. Kalyn Kahler remains in the lead on the season, after going 14-0 for our group's first perfect week in Week 8. Will anyone make up any ground this week? It'll be tough with so few upset picks below.
This week we have four teams on their bye, meaning 14 games. Let's make some picks.
Here's who is picking games straight up for the MMQB this year:
BOLD denotes an upset pick, according to Vegas betting lines. Get against-the-spread picks from our team of experts at the SI Gambling vertical.
And here are the standings heading into the week.
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