The Columbus Dispatch has a story on OSU putting its regular-season winning streak on the line this weekend at Penn State. The Dispatch also takes a look back at the 26-game streak.
The Cleveland Plain Dealer has a story on the opportunity linebacker James Laurinaitis has this weekend at Penn State. The Akron Beacon Journal has a story on this weekend's linebacker matchup between Laurinaitis and Penn State's Dan Connor. The Plain Dealer also breaks down Laurinaitis and Connor.
The Dayton Daily News has a story on OUS fans not wanting to embrace the Buckeyes' No. 1 ranking.
The Dayton Daily News has a story on the Big Ten Networks and its continued struggles to find a place on most cable systems.
The Dispatch has a Cleveland Browns notebook, led off with another attempted comeback by former Buckeye LeCharles Bentley.
The York (Pa.) Daily Record has a story on the opportunity PSU has to gain national respect with a win over No. 1 Ohio State.
The Scranton (Pa.) Times Tribune has a story on the excitement at Penn State leading up to the game.
The Canton Repository has a note on Joe Paterno delivering pizzas to students camped in front of Beaver Stadium to get good seats for Saturday's game.