WATCH: Nebraska President says Big Ten football coming on hot mic

The President of the University of Nebraska may have let some big info slip on a hot mic...that the Big Ten is planning to announce the return of football tonight. 

Hot mic catches Nebraska president Ted Carter (right) saying an announcement on Big Ten football is coming tonight.

— Zach Heilprin (@ZachHeilprin) September 15, 2020

President Ted Carter, who was going through small talk with someone before a press conference, let the news about the Big Ten season slip.

"We're getting ready to announce the Huskers and Big Ten football tonight."

There have been many rumors that the Big Ten was working towards an October 17th return to play. There has been no official word from the Big Ten yet. 

Stay with News Talk 830 WCCO on this developing story.