The Columbus Dispatch has a story on the things Kirk Barton does during games that sometimes go unnoticed.
The Dispatch also has a note on how Donald Washington is practicing with the Buckeyes, but his status is still unclear.
The Dayton Daily News has a story on long snapper Jackson Haas, who recently lost a cousin in Iraq.
The Canton Repository has a story on how Brian Hartline's family cannot help him much in the title game.
The Lima News has a story on the Buckeyes weighing in on the debate on whether they have enough speed to keep up with LSU.
The Cleveland Plain Dealer has a story on Browns fans hoping for a big game by Anthony Gonzalez as the Indianapolis Colts hold Cleveland's NFL playoff hopes in their hands.
The Associated Press (via the Toledo Blade) has a note on the two OSU band members who will dot the i during Script Ohio at the title game.
The Dayton Daily News has a story on a rematch between Ted Ginn Jr. and former Michigan cornerback Leon Hall when the Cincinnati Bengals travel to Miami to take on the Dolphins. The Cincinnati Enquirer also has a story on Ginn.
The Dispatch has a national college football notebook.
The Associated Press (via the Dayton Daily News) has a story on the Buckeyes and Tigers getting Nintendo Wiis as a gift for playing in the BCS National Championship Game.
Finally, Bob Hunter of the Dispatch has his weekly Rumblings column.
The Shreveport (La.) Times has a story on the Tigers getting back to practice.