Drew Sharp, Detroit Free Press: It's put-up or shut-up time for Michigan State coach John L. Smith.
Bob Wojnowski, Detroit News: Michigan's 7-5 season was damning and enlightening. And now we learn if it was also invigorating.
Sam Ross Jr., Tribune-Review: If you ignore questions regarding the offensive line, quarterback, defensive line and secondary, Penn State looks to have a sound team.
Paul Finebaum, Mobile Register: Danny Sheridan sits down for a Q&A and says Auburn will win the SEC West and Tennessee will take the SEC East.
Mark Bradley, Atlanta Journal-Constitution: Notre Dame. Can you say overrated? Georgia Tech will spring the upset (registration).