Geoff Calkins, Commercial Appeal: Was it his ankle or his heart? The DeAngelo Williams controversy continues, and the Memphis standout has questions to answer (registration).
Greg Couch, Chicago Sun-Times: It's clear that Crewcut Charlie Weis has been packing on the pounds since signing his new, fat contract.
Dave Dye, Detroit News: Michigan State coach John L. Smith said he doesn't feel the Spartans have to win Saturday to save his job.
John Rohde, Oklahoman: Baylor coach Guy Morriss says he has no ill will toward Oklahoma State, even though he accused the Cowboys of running up the score last season (registration).
Paul Finebaum, Mobile Register: What could be worse than getting knocked out of the national title picture? If you're Alabama, it's losing four in a row to Auburn.