- Penn State blog Black Shoe Diaries stokes the emotions with a highly-amusing Michigan Hate Week post.
- As Hooper noted in this space last night, Alabama has denied Tennessee's request to wear its orange jerseys on the road this week. Yes, it's 'Bama's fault for allowing the Pac-10 to out-cool the SEC. Roll Bama Roll has a point, though, saying that "It's not like a jersey's color magically empowers the player wearing it to run faster, leap higher, and tackle harder. Just ask Georgia (zing!)."
- The Rivalry, Esq. examines the BCS rankings and notes that they do not support the theory that the Big Ten is having a down year. The Big Ten blog also weighs in on what's wrong with Ohio State QB Terrelle Pryor.
- Team Speed Kills has its weekly lessons learned post up. Summary: Alabama's fortunate to have Mark Ingram, Florida's fortunate to have a win, and Arkansas is . . . not really all that fortunate, unfortunately.