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Corey Davis #84 of the Tennessee Titans celebrates after scoring a touchdown against the Pittsburgh Steelers during the first half at Nissan Stadium on October 25, 2020 in Nashville, TN. (Frederick Breedon/Getty Images/TNS)

Each week I’ll list the best widely available free agents for fantasy football — I define “widely available” as being owned in around half of all ESPN or Yahoo leagues — and some guys who are probably better off in the free agent pool than collecting dust on your roster.

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Here are my best bets off the waiver wire for Week 9:

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WR Corey Davis, Titans (ESPN: 37%; Yahoo: 48%): Wide receiver A has 27 receptions (39 targets), 356 yards and five touchdowns in five games this season. Wide receiver B has 29 receptions (39 targets), 369 yards and three touchdowns in five games this season. The first receiver is A.J. Brown. The second is Davis. Brown is almost universally rostered. Davis should be as well.

RB Damien Harris, Patriots (ESPN: 31%; Yahoo: 47%): Harris has reached or surpassed 100 yards in two of four games and is averaging 5.7 yards per carry. At some point, New England has to focus on a total rebuild — I know that’s weird to read — which means the second-year running back should get an opportunity to earn this job going forward.

TE Dallas Goedert, Eagles (ESPN: 48%; Yahoo: 62%): Philadelphia is on a bye this week, but it’s worth grabbing Goedert now if he’s available in your league. He has top-five potential and the tight end position has been a mess this season.

RB Zack Moss, Bills (ESPN: 36%; Yahoo: 55%): It’s fair to call the Buffalo backfield a timeshare after Moss has accumulated 24 touches, 153 total yards and two touchdowns over the past two games.

QB Philip Rivers, Colts (ESPN: 8%; Yahoo: 19%): Rivers has a difficult matchup this week against Baltimore in Indy, but he’ll be a premium streaming option for the rest of the season with the exception of Week 16 at Pittsburgh. He has 633 passing yards, six touchdowns and only one interception the past two games.

BONUS: RB Gus Edwards, Ravens (ESPN: 5%; Yahoo: 30%): Edwards has at least 14 carries and a touchdown the past two games with Mark Ingram sidelined with a high-ankle sprain. He’s a solid flex option in standard formats despite rookie J.K. Dobbins cutting into his usage and a difficult matchup at Indianapolis.

BONUS: TE Ross Dwelley, 49ers (ESPN: 0%; Yahoo: 0%): Dwelley is an exceptional receiving tight end — he had 120 receptions, 1,506 yards and 20 touchdowns his final two seasons for the University of San Diego — and will likely inherit George Kittle’s role in the passing game for San Francisco. Jordan Reed (ESPN: 2%; Yahoo: 3%) could be valuable if he’s able to return from a knee injury and stay healthy.

BONUS: WR Mike Williams, Chargers (ESPN: 43%; Yahoo: 54%): Williams is likely a boom-or-bust option the rest of this season, but man is the boom enticing with Justin Herbert under center. He has at least five receptions, 99 yards and a touchdown in two of the last three games.

BONUS: WR Sterling Shepard, Giants (ESPN: 57%; Yahoo: 43%): Shepard has at least six receptions in three of four games he’s played this season and 18 targets in two games since he’s returned from a turf toe injury.

BONUS: D/ST Texans (ESPN: 2%; Yahoo: 5%): The Houston defense has given up at least 27 points in every game with the exception of Week 5 against Jacksonville (they only allowed 14). It generated four sacks and two fumble recoveries in its best performance of the season and they play the Jaguars this week without Gardner Minshew — rookie sixth-rounder Jake Luton will make his NFL debut.

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RB Mike Davis, Panthers: Christian McCaffrey will likely be activated from the injured reserve for this Sunday’s game against Kansas City.

WR T.Y. Hilton, Colts: Hilton is dealing with a groin injury and has zero touchdowns this season. He also has three-or-fewer receptions and five-or-fewer targets in five of seven games this season.

TE George Kittle, 49ers: Kittle will likely miss at least eight weeks with a broken bone in his foot, which means he’s essentially done for the rest of your fantasy season.

RB James White, Patriots: New England is barely averaging 12 points per game during its four-game losing streak and White is a non-participant in the run game. He also only has three receptions (on five targets) over the past two games.

TE Mike Gesicki, Dolphins: Gesicki has one-or-fewer receptions in four of the last five games.

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