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Big Ten football coach has comprehensive proposal for spring season

WEST LAFAYETTE – When Jeff Brohm spoke Tuesday - a couple of hours after the Big Ten canceled the 2020 Big Ten football season - the fourth-year Purdue coach had a confident tone about playing a spring and fall season in 2021.

Now we know why.

Brohm has developed a detailed plan outlining how the conference can play a total of 18 regular-season games during an 11-month period and still protect the players from a health and safety standpoint with enough time off to recover.

Brohm released his comprehensive plan to national media outlets Thursday morning, including espn.