Around SB Nation's college blogs today:
- Off Tackle Empire has an excellent exclusive video interview of Michigan head coach Rich Rodriguez breaking down film for us lowly bloggers. Hey SEC, and schools like Tennessee in particular, the Big Ten is killing you in new media access.
- Meanwhile, new SB Nation Ohio State blog Along The Olentagy continues its series breaking down the Buckeyes' offensive playbook.
- Carolina March is sympathetic to Marvin Austin's Facebook posting because "not being able to defend himself has got to chafe."
- Roll Bama Roll notes the surprises in the depth chart just released by the Crimson Tide.
- EDSBS provides a helpful list of college football essentials.