Double D, Boston Herald: The consensus is that USC is loaded and Ohio State is rebuilding. But there are several points to ponder before betting the house on the Trojans in Saturday night’s marquee matchup.
Tim Sullivan, New York Post: The UCLA Bruins are on the road to ruin. Take Tennessee and give the points.
Mike Hlas, Cedar Rapids Gazette: Hlastradamus got off to a slow start, but so did Usain Bolt when he set a world record in the 100 meters at last month's world championships.
Matt Youmans, Las Vegas Review-Journal: Don't listen to the hype. There's no better value on the board than Ohio State and the points against a USC team with a freshman quarterback playing his first road game.
National Championship Issue: Stanford has a long trip to get to Wake Forest. It will be an even longer trip home.
Chuck Carlton, Dallas Morning News: Texas Christian travels to Virginia and gets the victory, but it doesn't cover.
Jon Wilner, College Sports Hotline: Pete Carroll is going to regret starting freshman Matt Barkley at Ohio State. Here's another vote for the Buckeyes. He went 0-5 in his national picks last week, but promises to do better. For starters, he likes Tulane and the points against Brigham Young.
Heisman Pundit: Michigan is much improved, but Notre Dame has too much offensive firepower.
John Werner, Waco Tribune-Herald: Texas warms up for its game against Texas Tech with a 37-point victory at Wyoming.
Tony Barnhart, Atlanta Journal-Constitution: The Fearless Friday forecast says Georgia will defeat South Carolina, 17-10.
Phil Steele: Upset of the week: Texas El Paso 38, Kansas 37.
College Injury Report: A look at who is hurt and who is healthy.
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