2020 ScheduleAll times ET
- Big Ten nixes fall football season, eyes spring
- Big Ten players follow Pac-12, form unity group
- Big Ten to start Sept. 3; Michigan-OSU on Oct. 24
- Minnesota receiver Bateman opts out of playing
A look back at the major events leading to the current situation for fall sports, including the Big Ten postponing its season.
The Big Ten Conference has decided to postpone all fall sports, including football, and will look to play those sports in the spring.
As college football teams prepare for the 2020 season amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, a few top NFL prospects are opting out of playing -- and opting for the NFL draft.
Virginia Tech's Caleb Farley, a top pro prospect, became the first NFL prospect to skip the college football season to prepare for the draft. Potential first-round picks like Rashod Bateman, Micah Parsons and Greg Rousseau have followed suit.
The CFB Pod: The latest on UConn canceling its season, the new Big Ten schedule, players opting out and the Pac-12 player unity group
Kevin Negandhi spins the wheel of college football news, first with Heather Dinich as they discuss UConn canceling its season, the Big Ten revising its schedule to accommodate teams potentially quarantining, the role of the NCAA Board of Governors and if this is the the start of the Power Five schools breaking off from the NCAA (1:07). Then, Adam Rittenberg joins the podcast to talk about #BigTenUnited, how #BigTenUnited differs from the Pac-12’s player unity group, the potential for more NFL-caliber players to opt out of the season and the Pac-12 planning a loan program to rescue athletic departments if the season doesn’t happen (14:56). Later, Harry Lyles Jr. goes deep on the Pac-12 players’ demands for the conference and the “blueprint” they’ve created (28:00).
First Take discusses Lou Williams admitting to making a bad decision for strip club incident, If Derek Carr is the right franchise QB for the Raiders, and Rashod Bateman joins the show as he opts out for the 2020 College Football season.
Following the lead of their peers in the Pac-12, Big Ten players have formed a unity group to address athlete concerns.
The Big Ten football schedule has two bye weeks built in for each team, with the regular season ending Nov. 21 and the conference title game on Dec. 5. There is ample flexibility to account for games that need to be rescheduled.
Minnesota receiver and potential first-round pick Rashod Bateman is opting out of the upcoming college football season and will begin preparing for the NFL draft, he announced Tuesday.
Paul is joined by University of Minnesota Regent Michael Hsu, who isn't optimistic that we will have college football this fall. Plus, more calls.
Big Ten athletic directors and presidents have decided on moving to a conference-only model for all fall sports, including football.
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