The Columbus Dispatch has a story on LSU's small-town giant, Glenn Dorsey.
The Akron Beacon Journal also has a story on OSU's arrival in the Big Easy.
The Canton Repository has a story on whether LSU and OSU deserve to play in the title game. The Repository also has a story on OSU hoping to rebound in the Big Easy, as well as an OSU football notebook. The Repository also has a story on quarterback Todd Boeckman.
How does all of OSU's equipment from from stadium to stadium? The Dispatch and Toledo Blade have stories on the OSU 18-wheeler Ken Blair Jr. drives. The Dispatch also has a story on point spreads and has an OSU football notebook.
The Dayton Daily News has a story on the Buckeyes arriving in New Orleans. The DDN also has a story on who will "dot the i" in Script Ohio in New Orleans, as well a story on public officials getting invited to the game.
The Lima News has a story on LSU feeling at home in New Orleans.
Tom Archdeacon of the Dayton Daily News has a feature story on OSU kicker Ryan Pretorius.
The Dayton Daily News also has a short story on the men's basketball Buckeyes.
Finally, the Dispatch has a story on the women's basketball team hoping to get back on track vs. Michigan.
Even without Rich Rodriguez, West Virginia was too much for Oklahoma in the Fiesta Bowl. The Charleston (W.Va.) Gazette and The Associated Press (via the Dispatch) have recaps. The Gazette also has a breaking news story on WVU being set to name Bill Stewart its new head coach.
Down on the Bayou
The Baton Rouge (La.) Advocate has a story on LSU's memorable 2007 season. The Advocate also has a feature story on wide receiver Early Doucet, as well as a column by Carl Dubois on LSU savoring its journey to New Orleans.
The New Orleans Times-Picayune has a story on the SEC's perceived speed advantage as OSU and LSU arrive in New Orleans. The Times-Picayune also has a story on OSU head coach Jim Tressel and his title game experience, as well as stories on LSU and OSU fans. The Times-Picayune also has a story on OSU's athletic successes.