The Columbus Dispatch has a story on the Buckeyes being back on top in the first BCS standings. The Dispatch also has the first BCS standings listed from No. 1 Ohio State to No. 25 Michigan. The Dayton Daily News also has a story on the No. 1 Buckeyes, as does the Cleveland Plain Dealer, Canton Repository, Lima News, Lorain Morning Journal and The Associated Press (via the Akron Beacon Journal).
Jon Spencer of the Mansfield News Journal has a column on the first BCS rankings.
The Dispatch has a college football insider notebook.
The Dispatch has a note on the Buckeyes' latest football verbal recruit, Newark (Ohio) Licking Valley's Storm Klein.
The Dispatch has a story on how some former Buckeyes and other central Ohioans fared in the NFL Sunday.
Several newspapers have stories on the return of Ted Ginn Jr. to Cleveland as a member of the Miami Dolphins. The Plain Dealer, Akron Beacon Journal and Zanesville Times Recorder all have Ginn stories.
The Associated Press (via the Dispatch) has a story on Indiana University's men's basketball program being punished for violating NCAA sanctions on phone calls.
About Michigan State
The Lansing (Mich.) State Journal has a story on this weekend's showdown between the Spartans and the Buckeyes.
The Detroit Free Press has a column on the Spartans hoping to turn the clock back to 1998.
The Detroit News has a story on Michigan State's "burning questions."