Dundee boss Neil McCann praised his players' attitude after they stopped their losing streak despite going down to 10 men.
St Johnstone manager Tommy Wright paid tribute to the character of his players as the Perth side bounced back from a six-match run without a goal by defeating Hibs 2-1 at Easter Road.
Dundee stopped the bleeding with their first Premiership point in six games.
East Fife manager Darren Young’s frustration at not having a full squad available has been heightened ahead of travelling to Clyde in the Scottish Cup.
Darren Dods is hoping it will be third time lucky for a Scottish Cup run with Brechin City.
It would be a “no brainer” for Northern Ireland to come calling for Tommy Wright as Michael O’Neill’s replacement, St Johnstone striker Steven MacLean has admitted.
New Cowdenbeath boss Gary Bollan gets down to business today when he takes the Blue Brazil for the first time.
Forfar’s desire to build on their recent upward momentum hasn’t been helped by a crippling injury list.
Nicky Clark’s last trip to Hampden is one he would rather forget - but he hopes this afternoon’s visit can be the start of a memorable Scottish Cup journey for Dunfermline.
Dundee defender Josh Meekings has admitted he was forced to consider his future after suffering a serious knee injury last year.