2020 SeasonAll times ET

2020 Schedule
3rd in Big Ten - West
What are the options for Big Ten, Pac-12 players? (2:24)
Finebaum confused by timing of Big Ten's announcement (2:28)
McFarland: Big Ten avoiding liability by postponing fall football season (1:08)

The CFB Pod: The latest on UConn canceling its season, the new Big Ten schedule, players opting out and the Pac-12 player unity group

Kevin Negandhi spins the wheel of college football news, first with Heather Dinich as they discuss UConn canceling its season, the Big Ten revising its schedule to accommodate teams potentially quarantining, the role of the NCAA Board of Governors and if this is the the start of the Power Five schools breaking off from the NCAA (1:07). Then, Adam Rittenberg joins the podcast to talk about #BigTenUnited, how #BigTenUnited differs from the Pac-12’s player unity group, the potential for more NFL-caliber players to opt out of the season and the Pac-12 planning a loan program to rescue athletic departments if the season doesn’t happen (14:56). Later, Harry Lyles Jr. goes deep on the Pac-12 players’ demands for the conference and the “blueprint” they’ve created (28:00).

Takeaways from Big Ten schedule release (2:08)
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7dAdam Rittenberg

Big Ten to start Sept. 3; Michigan-OSU on Oct. 24

The Big Ten football schedule has two bye weeks built in for each team, with the regular season ending Nov. 21 and the conference title game on Dec. 5. There is ample flexibility to account for games that need to be rescheduled.

Kirk Ferentz covers new levels of accountability (2:05)

Best Of: Golic's Last Ride

Kirk Ferentz joins to talk about the state of the Iowa football program. Herm Edwards joins to talk about how his Arizona State football team is preparing for a weird college football season. Bill Curry joins to share stories on Mike Golic's final ESPN Radio show. Dave McMenamin joins to break down the first night of the NBA restart. A Golic & Wingo 'best of' That Bytes and the final Love It or Shove It.


Hour 3: A Tough Transition

Iowa Head Coach Kirk Ferentz joins to talk about the mistreatment of African-American players in his program and what he's doing to fix it. Plus, Stugotz joins to share some Golic memories and one last Love It or Shove It.

Why Kirk Ferentz isn't stepping down at Iowa (1:33)
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13dAdam Rittenberg and Michele Steele

Review finds racial bias, bullying in Iowa football

The Iowa football program's culture has suffered from racial bias against Black players and bullying by a small number of current and former coaches, according to an investigation report released Thursday.


G&W Hour 2: The NBA MVP, Iowa issues, Terrible proposals

The guys talk about the NBA MVP race before speaking with Bomani Jones about Iowa football coach Kirk Ferentz and the power college athletes are realizing they have and much more. They also share some terrible proposal stories from the listeners.

Are conference-only games the right call for the Big Ten? (2:31)
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34dHeather Dinich and Mark Schlabach

Big Ten going to conference-only slate this fall

Big Ten athletic directors and presidents have decided on moving to a conference-only model for all fall sports, including football.

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43dMark Schlabach

Iowa reduces budget by $15M because of virus

The Iowa athletic department on Tuesday announced budget reductions of about $15 million for the upcoming fiscal year as a result of the coronavirus pandemic.

Wadley alleges playing for Iowa was a nightmare (0:53)

Team Stats

Passing Yards228.968th
Rushing Yards137.697th
Points For25.8202nd
Points Against13.2126th