UTEP at Ole Miss
1. A win tonight would mean Ole Miss would be 2-0 for the first time since 2009.
2. Hugh Freeze: ”I want four full quarters of good execution.”
Washington at LSU
3. Les Miles is a perfect 28-0 as LSU head coach against regular season non-conference opponents.
4. Tiger Stadium has been a house of horrors for many visiting coaches.
5. The LSU secondary is expecting a challenge from Huskies quarterback Keith Price.
Louisiana Monroe at Arkansas (Little Rock)
6. Expect a better performance from the Arkansas defense this week.
7. In preparation for Alabama, expect the Razorbacks offense to continue to play it close to the vest.
Kent State at Kentucky
8. Tommy Cook was the assistant director of football operations at Kentucky. Two months ago, he became the director at Kent State.
9. Expect a young Kentucky team to get even younger this week.
10. How many fans will show up?
Vanderbilt at Northwestern
11. To make a bowl game this year, Vanderbilt needs to win non-conference games like this one.
12. Commodores just 1-5 away from home last year.