CHICAGO — Let’s take a moment to thank Garrett Snodgrass, Garrett Nelson, Ethan Piper, Noa Pola-Gates, Alante Brown, Brant Banks, Brig Banks and Jackson Hannah.
Those eight Nebraska football players filed a lawsuit against the Big Ten, prompting the conference to defend its decision to delay fall football by revealing its 11-3 vote.
And thanks to sources, we learned that Ohio State, Nebraska and Iowa were in the #LetUsPlay group.
Another vote is pending, and this one could be more complicated. Rutgers might decline to play but still vote “yes” to greenlight a fall or winter schedule. But that could depend on whether Ohio State is willing to share revenue equally.