Lunchtime Links

Troy beat Middle Tennessee 42-13 on Tuesday night. Who wants a little more mid-week football? UAB-UCF is on tap tonight.

Now on to some links:

Middle Tennessee defensive tackle Dwight Smith played with a heavy heart, after losing his mother and grandmother in the last week.

The Boise State defensive line is dominating.

Back-to-back shutouts for TCU would show some style.

SMU linebacker Ja'Gared Davis has become a big hit in the 3-4 defense.

Chase Blaine will make his first collegiate start Saturday for North Texas, but Riley Dodge is putting off surgery on his broken wrist and could be available as a backup.

New Mexico State could be without starting quarterback Matt Christian on Saturday because of a shoulder injury.

Is Temple-Northern Illinois a MAC title game preview?

Navy RT Matt Molloy is out for the season after sustaining another concussion last week against Air Force.

Marshall has struggled with the new spread offense.