Making the rounds on a Monday:
- Alabama coach Nick Saban says quarterback AJ McCarron will be "fine in a day or two."
- The frustration of losing is obvious, but Auburn coach Gene Chizik says the players are still playing hard.
- Florida gets a special effort on special teams.
- Georgia does its best to put the South Carolina loss in perspective.
- Frustration mounts as Tennessee misses another chance to get over the hump.
- For Tennessee coach Derek Dooley, it's finish or be finished, writes David Climer of The Tennessean.
- John Clay of The Lexington Herald-Leader picks up the pieces from Kentucky's blowout loss at Arkansas.
- Missouri quarterback James Franklin says he plans to play against Kentucky in two weeks.
- Despite the unbeaten start, it's no time for Mississippi State to celebrate.
- Jadeveon Clowney doesn't deliver on his pregame threat to LSU quarterback Zach Mettenberger.
- The Tennessee series still matters for Alabama, writes Cecil Hurt of The Tuscaloosa News.
- Arkansas shows improvement and takes care of its business.
- The schedule softens some for Vanderbilt the rest of the way.
- Texas A&M quarterback Johnny Manziel enters the Heisman Trophy conversation.
2:00 PM ET Washington State Colorado State 3:30 PM ET 20 Fresno State 25 USC 5:30 PM ET Buffalo San Diego State 9:00 PM ET Tulane Louisiana-Lafayette
6:00 PM ET Pittsburgh Bowling Green 9:30 PM ET Utah State 23 Northern Illinois
2:30 PM ET Marshall Maryland 6:00 PM ET Syracuse Minnesota 9:30 PM ET Brigham Young Washington
12:00 PM ET Rutgers Notre Dame 3:20 PM ET Cincinnati North Carolina 6:45 PM ET Miami (FL) 18 Louisville 10:15 PM ET Michigan Kansas State
11:45 AM ET Middle Tennessee Navy 3:15 PM ET Ole Miss Georgia Tech 6:45 PM ET 10 Oregon Texas 10:15 PM ET 14 Arizona State Texas Tech
12:30 PM ET Arizona Boston College 2:00 PM ET Virginia Tech 17 UCLA 4:00 PM ET Rice Mississippi State 8:00 PM ET 24 Duke 21 Texas A&M
12:00 PM ET Nebraska 22 Georgia 12:00 PM ET UNLV North Texas 1:00 PM ET Iowa 16 LSU 1:00 PM ET 19 Wisconsin 9 South Carolina 5:00 PM ET 5 Stanford 4 Michigan State 8:30 PM ET 15 UCF 6 Baylor
7:30 PM ET 13 Oklahoma State 8 Missouri 8:30 PM ET 12 Clemson 7 Ohio State