Is there going to be a vote today? I am not holding my breath.
If they do not start on October 10th, then it appears to be quite unlikely that any Big Ten team could be considered for the College Football Playoff.
However, I hope to provide some consolation for those who may be distressed!
A ha! Larry Scott says he's told Kevin Warren it's a "high priority to the Pac-12" if they could align their season plans with the Big Ten to allow their "traditional postseason opportunities" together.— Stewart Mandel (@slmandel) September 3, 2020
That’s right folks, maybe the Big Ten and the Pac-12 could start after Thanksgiving and each conference championship can play in a modified version of the “Rose Bowl.” It won’t be the actual Rose Bowl because it is one of the semi-final games for the college football playoff.
I think everything makes sense now. The Big Ten and the Pac-12 didn’t want to compete for the College Football Playoff. They were worried that Nebraska and others outside of the conference are not properly appreciating what actually matters most to the Big Ten.
Da Rose Bowl.
Accountability? Or Something Like That
Earlier this week I did the ten minute burpee challenge. There are various types of burpees but the ones I did require my chest to hit the ground, push up, get on my feet, then jump.
Rinse and repeat.
I’ve never done it before so I didn’t know how I would do.
I ended up doing 50 in ten minutes. I plan on doing it again in two weeks and I will report back.
Maybe this could be a form of accountability or something...right?
SPORTS! SPORTS! SPORTS!
Despite making almost $100M in career earnings, one former NFL player has spent the last 5 years transforming communities and saving lives in Eastern Africa.— Joe Pompliano (@JoePompliano) September 3, 2020
Time for a thread
MLB's 2020 rules changes signal future of the game
During the post-strike 1990s, when Major League Baseball owners and players took a cease-fire from fighting just long enough for the commissioner's office to wage war with its umpires, a conspicuous graphic began appearing on baseball broadcasts nationwide: a square box in front of the catcher outlining the strike zone.
Jimmy Butler unplugged: On Miami, Giannis, Minnesota, Philly and everything in between – The Athletic ($)
Sam Amick got Jimmy Butler one on one at Heat practice for a revealing conversation. As always, Jimmy did not disappoint.
Source - Washington Football Team releasing veteran RB Adrian Peterson
Peterson, 35, rushed for 1,940 yards and 12 touchdowns in two seasons with Washington. He missed one game, when then-coach Jay Gruden made him a healthy inactive for the 2019 season opener.
Clemson's Dabo Swinney: CFP shouldn't wait for Big Ten, Pac-12
Dabo Swinney said Thursday that he'd be thrilled to see the Big Ten and Pac-12 get back on the field sooner rather than later, an option that seems to have some traction in recent days, but the Clemson coach doesn't want to see the College Football Playoff wait for those leagues to play catch-up.
Whitmer reopens gyms, giving the green light to high school sports - mlive.com
Michigan gyms and pools are allowed to reopen starting Sept. 9 and high school sports can take place under the latest move from Gov. Gretchen Whitmer and the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services.
“STICK TO SPORTS!” Nah.
8 Quotes to reflect on from the late Chadwick Boseman
When the news of 43-year-old Chadwick Boseman’s death due to complications with his four-year battle with colon cancer became public, Hollywood lost not only a legendary actor, but a man whose simply refreshing outlook on life was inspiring as his acting.
Taco Bell removes several menu items as it streamlines choices
Taco Bell announced a second wave of menu cuts after it concluded a review of its food and beverage offerings.
The Best Things I Saw On The Internet This Week
Dude smoking while he’s firing up a jet engine in his garage >>>>> pic.twitter.com/UTYQN5uD2U— BUM CHILLUPS, NPR CLASS PUNDIT (@edsbs) September 1, 2020