Houston Mitchell, Los Angeles Times: Rating the best and worst football films of all time.
Anthony Gimino, Tucson Citizen: Here's hoping that Penn State defensive back Knowledge Timmons and Hawaii offensive lineman Hercules Satele can finally settle the brains-vs.-brawn debate.
Dave Fairbank, Daily Press: On Dec. 15, Division I-A will be known as "Football Bowl Subdivision" and I-AA will be called "Football Championship Subdivision." Why?
John Pruett, Huntsville Times: Is Auburn in for a rough go of it? Coach Tommy Tuberville, normally an unfailing optimist, is sounding like a man who almost dreads the start of the season.
Kirk Bohls, Austin American-Statesman: The upside? As many as 35 coaches make as much as $1 million a year. The downside? The timetable for turnarounds has sped up dramatically (registration).