Whether or not you like the idea of spring college football, the logistics can work ... if conferences show the foresight and cooperation they've lacked over the five months since the coronavirus pandemic altered the sports calendar.
2020 ScheduleAll times ET
- Big Ten nixes fall football season, eyes spring
- Defensive end Adeleye decommits from Ohio St.
- Frost: Nebraska prepared to play outside Big Ten
- Ohio St. players back school's safety measures
The Big Ten and Pac-12 have postponed the fall college football season. What does that mean for the rest of the Power 5? Can Nebraska really go rogue and play as an independent? And what does this mean for the NFL draft?
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.
Defensive end Tunmise Adeleye has backed out of his commitment to Ohio State.
Seven of the top 10 college football prospects have verbally committed, but who are the best players still available at each position?
Nebraska coach Scott Frost said Monday that the Cornhuskers are prepared to play this upcoming football season, even if it's outside the Big Ten, saying, "I think we're prepared to look at any and all options."
Ohio State athletes say they appreciate the Big Ten United group's intentions to protect athletes and voice concerns but added that it does not represent the efforts and actions at their school.
Domonique Foxworth, Matt Barnes, and Richard Jefferson debate how big of a deal LeBron's groin injury is. Paul Finebaum joins to talk about Jim Harbaugh calling out Ohio State, Will the Patriots overcome all the opt-outs and more.
Michigan coach Jim Harbaugh accused Ohio State of breaking practice rules during a Big Ten coaches call on Monday, according to a report by Bucknuts.com.
Clemson was ranked No. 1 in the preseason coaches top 25 football poll and is followed by Ohio State, Alabama, Georgia and defending national champion LSU.
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).
Following the lead of their peers in the Pac-12, Big Ten players have formed a unity group to address athlete concerns.
While Ohio State has been in the top spot since the 2021 rankings debuted, Clemson and Tennessee look to overtake the Buckeyes.
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.
Leonard Fournette and Trevor Lawrence were Nos. 1 and 2 in their respective recruiting classes, but they weren't the best prospects to hold those rankings.
In-state linebacker Gabe Powers announced his commitment to Ohio State on Saturday, adding to the Buckeyes' fast start in the 2022 class.
Paul is joined by longtime Ohio State writer Tim May. Plus, final calls of the week.