Lunchtime Links

These should help get you through the last day before a huge Week 8 Saturday.

TCU coach Gary Patterson said Ed Wesley was never in harm's way, trying to calm a brewing storm over a verbal confrontation he had with the team doctor that was caught on camera. Wesley had sustained a concussion, but now Patterson and Dr. Sam Haraldson are blaming poor communication on the incident.

Utah comes out a big winner in Pac-12 divisional alignment.

Boise State is focusing on finishing strong.

If Fresno State center Joe Bernardi can play against San Jose State, he will see a familiar face on the opposite sideline: his father, Gary, the Spartans' offensive line coach.

Houston is working to tighten up its third-down defense.

Trey Ragland will kick field goals for UAB this weekend, taking over for Josh Zahn, who is just 3-of-12 on the season.

UCF RB Ronnie Weaver landed in the right place.

Football pedigree is a vital part of the search for a new coach at North Texas.

Temple is going with two quarterbacks against Buffalo -- Chester Stewart and Mike Gerardi.