Big East lunchtime links

Posted by ESPN.com's Brian Bennett

The Star-Ledger's Tom Luicci wonders how long it will be before freshman Tom Savage is Rutgers' starting quarterback. The answer is probably sooner rather than later.

" Doug Marrone says Greg Paulus is playing well in practice, Donnie Webb reports in the Syracuse Post-Standard.
"Very impressive. I can say it right now, he can see the field. When something breaks down, he can see the field, he can make quick decisions, very impressed."

" Ray Graham's impressive training camp has put him in line for carries at Pitt, Paul Zeise says in the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette.

" Reserve defensive end Tony Tucker is unlikely to return to the Panthers because of personal issues, Kevin Gorman reports in the Pittsburgh Tribune Review. Now the team's defensive line suddenly has depth concerns.

" The Charleston Daily Mail's Mike Casazza has the story of Curtis Feigt's journey from growing up in Germany to playing on West Virginia's defensive line.

" If Louisville wants to go long this year, the Cardinals need Scott Long to be healthy, C.L. Brown writes in The Courier-Journal.

" In Brian Kelly's Cincinnati Enquirer diary, the Bearcats coach says he voted for three Big East teams on his Top 25 ballot and says he wishes the coaches' poll was more transparent.