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Dolphins vs Cardinals Predictions and Expert Picks for Week 9 NFL Game

Max Staley
Dolphins vs Cardinals predictions and expert picks for Week 9 NFL game.
Dolphins vs Cardinals predictions and expert picks for Week 9 NFL game. / Joel Auerbach/Getty Images

Tua Tagovailoa makes his second NFL start as his Miami Dolphins take on the Arizona Cardinals in this Week 9 showdown. Arizona is currently a 4.5-point favorite ahead of this one, per FanDuel Sportsbook's NFL betting odds.

With that in mind, let's take a look at what some of the experts are predicting will happen in this Dolphins-Cardinals Week 9 clash.

Dolphins vs Cardinals Picks Week 9

CBS Sports picks are from their panel of experts, numberFire picks are from their NFL game projections, Sporting News picks are from Vinnie Iyer, and betting favorites are from FanDuel Sportsbook'sWeek 9 NFL odds.

CBS Sports: Cardinals (4)
numberFire: Cardinals
Sporting News: Cardinals
Betting Favorite: Cardinals -4.5

Against the Spread:
CBS Sports: Cardinals (3), Dolphins (1)
Sporting News: Dolphins

The experts are unanimously picking Arizona to pick up its sixth win of the year, but there are a couple who think Miami will keep it within five points.

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Max Staley is not a FanDuel employee. In addition to providing DFS gameplay advice, Max Staley also participates in DFS contests on FanDuel using his personal account, username mstaley1212. While the strategies and player selections recommended in his articles are his personal views, he may deploy different strategies and player selections when entering contests with his personal account. The views expressed in their articles are the author's alone and do not necessarily reflect the views of FanDuel.