Chip Alexander and Caulton Tudor, Raleigh News & Observer: A group of North Carolina State fans are pushing for former Wolfpack coach Dick Sheridan to be considered to replace Chuck Amato (registration).
Dan Treat, Tampa Tribune: Florida coach Urban Meyer now regrets not speaking before members of Congress about the Bowl Championship Series.
Shawna Morrison, Roanoke Times: Two Virginia Tech players got probation for their parts in a September altercation with Blacksburg police.
Paul Buker, Oregonian: A taxi ride from hell, a barefoot bar and Oregon State practice at Aloha Stadium. Where's the Heineken?
David Wharton, L.A. Times: USC's secret to success? It starts with keeping the local talent at home.
Chris Dufresne, L.A. Times: Louisiana State, which has pre-sold over 32,000 tickets to the Rose Bowl, is all but headed to Pasadena.