Scott Wolf, L.A. Daily News: USC coach Pete Carroll said he is sorry for a sideline outburst during Saturday's game against Oregon.
Angelique S. Chengelis, Detroit News: Former Michigan coach Bo Schembechler is ready for the Ohio State game and raises concerns about pregame shenanigans.
Dave Dye, Detroit News: Michigan State's John L. Smith, who turns 58 on Wednesday, wants another opportunity to coach.
Blair Kerkhoff, Kansas City Star: You have questions about the Big 12 Conference? He has all the answers (registration).
Curt McKeever, Lincoln Journal Star: Big 12 stock report. Oklahoma is hot and Texas A&M is not.