Angelique S. Chengelis, Detroit News: Michigan quarterback Chad Henne won't play against Notre Dame, meaning freshman Ryan Mallett will get the start.
Glenn Guilbeau, Shreveport Times: Attention Michigan: Louisiana State coach Les Miles has a $1.25 million buyout in his contract.
Rich Fisher, Philadelphia Inquirer: Norfolk State coach Pete Adrian, whose team plays Rutgers on Saturday: ""After watching Rutgers on film and watching Michigan play [Oregon], I think I'd rather be playing Michigan."
Brian Davis, Dallas Morning News: The Western Athletic Conference supervisor of officials says the crew working the Fresno State-Texas A&M game made the correct call during a controversial 10-minute delay in the first overtime.
Bryan Mullen, Tennessean: Tennessee starting cornerback Antonio Gaines is lost for the season because of a torn ACL in his left knee.
Brandon Zimmerman, Gainesville Sun: Florida receiver Andre Caldwell has a sprained MCL in his right knee and will miss Saturday's game against Tennessee.
Jim Moore, Seattle Post-Intelligencer: At this rate, the jersey No. 10 of Washington quarterback Jake Locker could become the biggest seller in Husky history.
Jay Hinton, Deseret Morning News: Utah State senior defensive back Antonio Taylor, who was the first non-linebacker to lead the team in tackles since 1978, was suspended from the team for the rest of the season for violating team rules.