The Columbus Dispatch has a feature story on Jim Tressel and what he is like away from football.
The Cleveland Plain Dealer has a feature story on linebacker James Laurinaitis and his family.
It could be a benefit for OSU to be the underdog Monday night, as the Dispatch takes a look back at how the underdog has found success in the BCS National Championship Game over the years. The Dispatch also has a story comparing Tressel's three title game teams.
The Dispatch has a LSU football notebook from New Orleans.
The Mansfield News Journal has a story on OSU's north central Ohio flavor.
Robby Schoenhoft's move to tight end is the subject of stories by the Cincinnati Enquirer and Lorain Morning Journal. Starting quarterback Todd Boeckman is the subject of stories by the Akron Beacon Journal and Lima News.
The Akron Beacon Journal has a BCS notebook.
The Toledo Blade has a story on how Ohio State and LSU compare away from football.
The DDN also has a feature story on the bond between Tyson Gentry and Kurt Coleman.
Bill Livingston of the Plain Dealer also has a column on how Monday's game may rest on OSU defensive end Vernon Gholston.
Andre Amos is the subject of a story in the Dayton Daily News.
Mike Harden of the Dispatch has a column on New Orleans and how it is still haunted by Hurricane Katrina. Bob Hunter of the Dispatch has a column on how the mental aspect of Monday's game may be as important as the physical aspect. Joe Blundo of the Dispatch has a column on the name of Monday's game.
Jon Spencer of the Mansfield News Journal has a column with a prediction for Monday's game.
The Dayton Daily News has a story on how Monday's game represents a second chance for both OSU and LSU. The DDN also has a story on the perception or reality that the SEC is the best conference in football.
The Dispatch has a men's basketball story on how OSU fans will not be able to see the next three Buckeye games unless they have the Big Ten Network.
The women's basketball Buckeyes head back to the court today without Star Allen. The Dispatch has a story on OSU's game vs. Iowa.
Finally, the Plain Dealer has a story on Ted Ginn Sr. as a documentary on him is set to be released.
Shreveport native Jacob Hester is the subject of a story in the Shreveport Times.
The Times-Picayune has a story on Les Miles' Ohio ties.
The Advocate has a story on Perrilloux and his 2007 season.