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2020 Schedule
2nd in Pac 12 - North
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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).

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4dTom VanHaaren

Pac-12 players show unity, list demands in letter

A group of Pac-12 football players penned a letter to the conference outlining concerns they have in regard to the coronavirus pandemic, as well as economic and social issues.

Pac-12 players threatening opt out over myriad of concerns (0:58)
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5dAdam Rittenberg and Mark Schlabach

Pac-12 players threaten to opt out, list demands

A group of Pac-12 football players is threatening to opt out of both preseason camps and games until negotiations with the league regarding concerns about racial injustice, their safety during the coronavirus pandemic and other demands are completed.

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6dHeather Dinich and Adam Rittenberg

Pac-12 approves 10-game, conference-only slate

The Pac-12 approved a 10-game conference-only schedule for football in which each team will play five home games and five road games, with the conference title game taking place on Dec. 18 or 19.

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14dAndrea Adelson

Sources: Pac-12 plans 10-game conference slate

A plan for a 10-game conference-only football schedule for Pac-12 teams would include built-in bye weeks in case there are games that cannot be played as scheduled, sources told ESPN.

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26dMark Schlabach and Heather Dinich

Pac-12 follows Big Ten in going conference-only

A day after the Big Ten announced it would play a conference-only schedule in all sports this fall, the Pac-12 voted to do the same Friday during a meeting of athletics directors, university presidents and conference officials.

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Washington makes 15% cuts to athletic budget

Washington is reducing its overall athletic department operating budget by 15% for the 2020-21 fiscal year and all of the school's head coaches have agreed to minimum 5% pay reductions.

Pac-12 preview: Can Oregon end the conference's playoff woes? (1:47)
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Could we see an increase in transfers out of the Pac-12? (1:45)
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Nick Harris' 2020 NFL draft profile (0:48)
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103dMike Wells

Colts GM: 'Let's slow our roll' on anointing Eason

The Colts, whose current quarterbacks are all set to become free agents at the end of the 2020 season, drafted Washington's Jacob Eason in the fourth round Saturday.

Jacob Eason's NFL draft profile (0:45)
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Team Stats

Passing Yards243.457th
Rushing Yards147.884th
Points For32.0Tied-112th
Points Against20.4108th