Atlanta Journal-Constitution: A look at what is happening around the Southeastern Conference and the Atlantic Coast Conference (registration).
Charles Polansky, Fort Worth Star-Telegram: Breaking down the ups and downs in the Big 12 Conference (registration).
Bob Clark, Eugene Register-Guard: His Pacific 10 Conference notebook focuses on Arizona State's dramatic fall from grace.
Pat Harty, Iowa City Press-Citizen: He takes a pause from the cause and hands out midseason grades for the Big Ten Conference.
Ray Fittipaldo, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: If Penn State earns the Big Ten's automatic berth to a BCS game, it could mean a revival of its rivalry with Pittsburgh or West Virginia.