The Columbus Dispatch has a story on freshman Cameron Heyward and his impressive start to his college football career.
Bob Hunter of the Dispatch has a feature column on long snapper Jackson Haas.
Linebacker Austin Spitler is featured in a story by the Cleveland Plain Dealer.
The Toledo Blade has a story on Brian Robiskie and his football family.
The Akron Beacon Journal has a story on the Buckeyes remembering the tough game Illinois gave the Buckeyes in 2006.
The Canton Repository has a short story on Lombardi Award finalist James Laurinaitis.
The Lima News has a story on Ohio State's senior football players preparing for Senior Day at Ohio Stadium.
The Lorain Morning Journal has a story on Brett Daly and how he might be trading in his scarlet and gray for maize and blue.
The Chicago Tribune has a feature story on running back Chris "Beanie" Wells.
The Zanesville Times Recorder has an OSU men's basketball season preview story.
The State Journal-Register of Springfield, Ill., has a story on Illinois awaiting its bowl fate.
The Chicago Sun-Times has an Illinois and Northwestern college football notebook.
The Mansfield News Journal has a story on the Fighting Illini's turnaround under Ron Zook.
The Dispatch has a story on Illinois linebacker J. Leman.