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So Now What? Uncanceling a Season – Part 2

May 13, 2021

After breaking down the circumstances that led to the Big Ten’s decision to cancel its fall football season, Ty and Dan look ahead and wonder whether college football can learn from the experience and change, in any way, for the better. With help from The Athletic’s Nicole Auerbach and’s David Jones, a look ahead at whether college football can adapt and strengthen in any way in 2021 and beyond.

SO NOW WHAT: Uncanceling a Season – Part 1

May 11, 2021

Ty and Dan take a look back at the wild, uncertain events of the summer of 2020, when the Big Ten canceled, and later uncanceled, its fall football season amid the ongoing pandemic. Who were the central figures that drove the decisionmaking and what happened that made the conference change its mind? With help from Nicole Auerbach of The Athletic and David Jones of, Part 1 is a retrospective on how the Big Ten inadvertently created a circus.