Lots of undrafted free-agent signings to note.
Finding a suitable conference has long been an issue for the Bearcats, Bill Koch writes in the Cincinnati Enquirer.
Former Houston players Phillip Steward (Rams), Jacolby Ashworth (Redskins) and Brandon Hartson (Bears) have all signed undrafted NFL free-agent deals, Joseph Duarte writes in the Houston Chronicle.
Mark Ennis, Steven Lassan and Mark Ross look at Louisville's top challengers within the conference on AthlonSports.com.
Former Rutgers players Mark Harrison (Chicago) and Tim Wright (Tampa Bay) have signed undrafted NFL free-agent deals, the school has announced.
Former USF players Cory Grissom (Patriots), Evan Landi (Bucs), Mark Popek (Jets), Maikon Bonani (Titans) and George Baker (Titans) have all signed undrafted NFL free-agent deals, Greg Auman writes in the Tampa Bay Times.