Mike Hlas, Cedar Rapids Gazette: Hlastradamus has a two-week record of 11-3. Writes Hlas: "If you hit on 79%, you can have a winter home in an island paradise, build a house with 32 bedrooms, put your kids through elite Eastern colleges. You could even drink wine with vintages that aren't 'last Tuesday.' "
Jerry Hill, Waco Tribune: Pass-happy Texas Tech rolls into Stillwater to play Oklahoma State, which has the 93rd-ranked pass defense. Easy pickings, and we don't mean T. Boone.
Jody Demling, Louisville Courier-Journal: How many points are they giving? It's not enough. Louisville 70, Syracuse 7.
Double D, Boston Herald: No more Mr. Nice Guy. Expect USC's Pete Carroll to pour it on against Washington State. Lay the points.
Jon Wilner, San Jose Mercury News: Struggling along at 6-8-1 for the season, but better days are ahead, beginning Saturday.
Bob Condotta, Seattle Times: What's going to happen in the Pacific 10? He has all the answers.
Phil Steele: The forecast for Week 4 includes Louisiana State 27, South Carolina 17.
New York Post: Saturday's heroes tackle the spread.
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