Marlon Morgan, Commercial Appeal: Good news for Mississippi Madman Ed Orgeron. Quarterback Brent Schaeffer made the grade and is in Oxford (registration).
Chris Low, Tennessean: Tennessee coach Phillip Fulmer has dismissed one player and suspended another.
Tommy Deas, Tuscaloosa News: Alabama's renovated Bryant-Denny Stadium will arguably have the best visiting locker room in the SEC.
Jim Kleinpeter, Times-Picayune: Louisiana State players are no longer participating in the trendy yoglates program because of a conflict with NCAA rules.
Bob Condotta, Seattle Times: Kenny James, the projected starter at Washington's dangerously thin running back position, has a broken radius bone in his right forearm.
John Moredich, Tucson Citizen: Two five-star defensive line prospects failed to show when Arizona reported for fall camp.
Aaron Fentress, Oregonian: Reason for concern at Oregon. Nike co-founder and Duck booster Phil Knight has changed course, giving $105 million to Pac-10 rival Stanford's Graduate School of Business.
Dan Collins, Winston-Salem Journal: Wake Forest is the latest team that wants to add luxury boxes to its stadium.
Jorge Milian, Palm Beach Post: Assorted misbehavior and general scandal. This has been an offseason to forget for Miami.
Loran Smith, Athens Banner-Herald: Former coach Bill Dooley is thankful to be alive after suffering two stomach aneurisms.