Enjoy the weekend. I'll be off Monday for the holiday but back with you Tuesday.
A great look at Brady Hoke's back story from The Detroit News' Lynn Henning. Michigan's new offensive coordinator Al Borges will shape his system around "Shoelace," Angelique Chengelis writes in The Detroit News. Rich Rodriguez donates his Michigan gear to the Salvation Army.
Former Iowa running back Brandon Wegher transfers to Oklahoma, colleague David Ubben writes. Tyler Sash leaves behind several unforgettable moments in Iowa City, Mike Hlas writes in The (Cedar Rapids) Gazette.
Kevin Wilson's offensive staff at Indiana will have plenty of familiarity, Dustin Dopirak writes in The (Bloomington) Herald-Times. Indiana believes Wilson's contract reflects its commitment to football, Terry Hutchens writes in The Indianapolis Star.
The Big Ten once again excelled in the college football attendance totals, CNBC's Darren Rovell writes.
Penn State gets the final chance at wooing recruit Ishaq Williams this weekend before Williams decides on his college, Dave Rahme writes in The Post-Standard. Joe Paterno reiterates that his health is good.
No surprise here, but former Ohio State receiver Duron Carter won't be back with the Buckeyes, Ken Gordon writes in The Columbus Dispatch.
More accolades for future Michigan State defender Lawrence Thomas, Tom Markowski writes in The Detroit News.
Some good Wisconsin links and nuggets from the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel's Dave Heller.
More on Michigan's interest in Pat Fitzgerald and his forthcoming extension with Northwestern from Tina Akouris of the Chicago Sun-Times.