Jere Longman, New York Times: Ohio State coach Jim Tressel has plenty of fans. He also has plenty of detractors.
Jason Morton, New York Times: The founder of the site Flight Aware, which we told you about in November, never envisioned fans would be tracking flights to follow coaching searches.
Jill Painter, L.A. Daily News: It's clear that USC gave Reggie Bush the stiff arm when the former running back requested a sideline pass to the Rose Bowl.
Thomas Murphy, Mobile Press-Register: Alabama's patience paid off when Nick Saban decided to accept the Crimson Tide's offer.
Bob Sansevere, St. Paul Pioneer Press: Former Minnesota Viking coach Mike Tice is interested in becoming coach of the Golden Gophers. The problem? He doesn't have a college degree.
North County Times: Announcer Jim Lampley, who started his career as a sideline reporter for ABC, was arrested on suspicion of domestic violence.