FANTASY PLAYS: West, Smith, Henry and other Week 9 pickups (The Associated Press)

Week 9 is another difficult one for fantasy owners with the Bears, Bengals, Cardinals, Patriots, Redskins and Texans on their bye. The Detroit Lions have allowed an average of 25.7 fantasy points per game to the quarterback position, third most in the NFL. Spencer Ware is in the league’s concussion protocol and Jamaal Charles is obviously not healthy.