Monday, October 1
The Columbus Dispatch takes a look at how former Buckeyes fared in the NFL Sunday.
The Dispatch also has a story on OSU's jump from No. 8 to No. 4 in the new AP Top 25 Poll and USA Today Coaches' Top 25 Poll, as does the Dayton Daily News and The Associated Press (via the Canton Repository). Rob Oller of the Dispatch has a column on how surprised he is Ohio State is ranked that high.
The Lorain Morning Journal has a story on the Buckeyes still standing following a weekend full of upsets.
This Cleveland Browns notebook by the Cleveland Plain Dealer has an interesting lead note on Braylon Edwards and one of his new favorite cheers.
James Laurinaitis has put his Minnesota homecoming behind him, and that's the lead note in an OSU football notebook by the Dispatch. The Dispatch also has a college football insider notebook.
The Plain Dealer has a national college football insider, a Heisman watch and a look at how OSU beat writer Doug Lesmerises voted in the latest AP Top 25 Poll.
Jon Spencer of the Mansfield News Journal has a column on the suddenly free-wheeling Jim Tressel.
The Lima News has a story on Purdue selling tickets to its games against Notre Dame and Ohio State for a premium price.
The Lafayette (Ind.) Journal and Courier has a story on the Boilermakers awaiting this weekend's showdown the the Buckeyes.
The Indianapolis Star takes a look back at Saturday's win over Notre Dame.
The Times of Northwest Indiana has a story on Purdue playing like two different teams at times.
The Fort Wayne News-Sentinel has a story on Purdue's opportunity this weekend.