So many unbeaten teams playing road games is a recipe for a strange Saturday. Which teams are on upset alert, why coaching salaries matter, and Pac-12 craziness top the Week 9 notes to know.
Defamation lawsuit filed by former Penn State assistant football coach Mike McQueary, in connection with the Jerry Sandusky child molestation prosecution, is headed to a jury.
Virginia Tech has struggled in the run game unless QB Jerod Evans is keeping it himself; Pittsburgh has been very good at stopping the run.
Only part of the Tigers' open week has focused on next Saturday's game against Alabama. Instead, they're reviewing past mistakes and taking a breath.
Washington State's increased reliance on the running game is due in part to his players and the way opposing defenses have adapted to the Air Raid.
An Ohio State loss last weekend increased Michigan's odds of reaching the CFP, but the Wolverines still have to beat the Buckeyes on Nov. 26 to get there.
AP Top 25
Dropped from rankings: Michigan 18, UCLA 19, Arizona 22