Pittsburgh (93.7 The Fan) - With Big 10 university presidents and chancellors reportedly set to cancel the conference's football season, several coaches have pushed back. Penn State's James Franklin and Ohio State's Ryan Day took to social media and made it clear that their preference is to play. Michigan's Jim Harbaugh released a statement in favor of proceeding with the season. Nebraska's Scott Frost publicly commented on the issue.
I love our players & believe it is my responsibility to help them chase their dreams, both collectively & individually. I am willing to fight WITH them & for our program!#WeAre
Jim Harbaugh released a statement advocating for the 2020 season and stated that Michigan has developed a "great protocol" for how schools can make football work during the COVID-19 pandemic. pic.twitter.com/LYs1eprwLt