Is UConn Football A Trendsetter Or An Outlier?

Early on Wednesday morning UConn made the announcement that they are suspending their football season and will not play this year.

After receiving guidance from state and public health officials and consulting with football student-athletes, we've decided that @UConnFootball will not compete on the gridiron this season.

— UConn Huskies (@UConnHuskies) August 5, 2020

The real question is are they the first of many or are they going to be standing alone.

"Is anybody sitting around scheduling their Saturday's around UConn", questions Hugh Douglas. "When I think of UConn I think of basketball, I don't think of riveting Saturday football."