In the Week 9 weather report, we’ll go through the games that look to have the strongest projected wind gusts, possible precipitation and more. We’ll also give you the games where we shouldn’t need to worry about weather, i.e., the games you can choose from in DFS without getting an ulcer. Helpful weather resources include National Weather Service and Dark Sky, among others.
Worst weather games
Bills at Jaguars
There isn’t much in the way of bad weather, but this game has some wind that could become a problem. Right now sustained winds are forecast for 16 mph, while the skies will be clear and the temperatures in the high 60s. As it is, this game should be okay for offenses as long as the wind speeds don’t rise.
Better weather games
Patriots at Panthers
Mac Jones and company go down south to take on the Panthers and will have good weather to play. Temperatures will be in the low 60s, skies clear and wind around 8mph.
Raiders at Giants
Looks like perfect football weather at MetLife Stadium. Clear skies, temperature in the mid-50s and wind around 4 mph.
Vikings at Ravens
Lamar Jackson and the Ravens come off their bye refreshed and playing at home in great weather. Wind will be around 6 mph, sunny skies and temperatures around 58 degrees.
Browns at Bengals
Here is yet another perfect weather day, with the Joe Burrow and Baker Mayfield getting sunny skies, light wind and 64 degrees in Cincinnati.
South Florida will have sustained winds around 14 mph, which is okay, but it is worth keeping an eye on to see if the forecast changes. Otherwise, temperatures will be in the mid-70s with sunny skies.
Chargers at Eagles
Philadelphia will have clear skies, little wind and temperatures in the low 50s for Jalen Hurts and Justin Herbert to run their offenses.
Packers at Chiefs
Jordan Love and the Packers will head to Kansas City where he will face winds around 12 mph, with temperatures in the mid-60s and sunny skies.
Cardinals at 49ers
The bay area will be much nicer than the last time the 49ers played, as there will be light winds, temperatures in the low 60s and no chance of rain.
Titans at Rams
Los Angeles will be Los Angeles, with winds around 6 mph, temperatures in the low 60s and clear skies.
Bears at Steelers
Pittsburgh will be in the low 50s, light wind and clear skies for Monday Night Football.