Notre Dame quarterback Jimmy Clausen was involved in an altercation outside a South Bend bar on Sunday morning and suffered at least one black eye, according reports out of Chicago.
The incident occurred at 2:30 a.m. outside CJ's Pub. No police report had been filed as of Monday and a bartender at the establishment told the Chicago Tribune that the scuffle "absolutely did not take place inside the bar."
Mid-American Conference teams will play on any night of the week just to get on TV. Example 1A: Tuesday night's matchup between Ball State and Western Michigan. The Broncos open as 10.5-point favorites.
Texas looks to carve up Texas A&M on Thanksgiving Day. The visiting Longhorns open as 21-point favorites and the number is already on the rise.
A busy Friday, with 13 games. Featured games: Pittsburgh at West Virginia (pick); Alabama (-13) at Auburn; Illinois at Cincinnati (-16.5); Nebraska (-8) at Colorado and Nevada at Boise State (-10.5).
Saturday's featured games: Virginia Tech (-13) at Virginia; Clemson at South Carolina (pick); North Carolina (-4) at North Carolina State; Missouri (-4.5) vs. Kansas at Kansas City; Florida State at Florida (-21); Georgia at Georgia Tech (-9.5); Utah at Brigham Young (-7.5); Arizona (-3.5) at Arizona State; Miami (-7) at South Florida; Arkansas at Louisiana State (-6); Notre Dame at Stanford (-10) and UCLA at USC (-13).
Currently, there is no line on Oklahoma State at Oklahoma.