Michael Pierce Explains Decision To Opt Out Of 2020 NFL Season

“The prime of my career is only going to last so long,” former Ravens DT Michael Pierce, now with the Vikings, said of his decision to opt out of the 2020 NFL season. “But what good is the prime of my career if I end up in the hospital and I don’t recover enough to even play?”

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UMBC’s Brian Barrio, Pete Caringi On America East’s Decision To Postpone Fall Sports

UMBC men’s soccer coach Pete Caringi wasn’t surprised the America East postponed fall sports. “I was actually pleased that they announced it when they did because any longer and it continues to get … the players’ hopes up,” Caringi said. “It’s very disappointing but understandable.”

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Here’s Why Power Five Conferences Are Trying So Hard To Play Football In The Fall

Glenn Clark says the problem with a possible spring college football season comes down to one key fact: Unless the NFL is forced to move its calendar back significantly, draft-eligible players can’t participate in a spring season.

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UMBC’s And America East’s Fall Sports Competitions Postponed For Duration Of First Semester

America East has postponed all fall sports for the first semester. “We are heartbroken for our student-athletes and coaches … who now face a fall without intercollegiate competition,” UMBC athletic director Brian Barrio said. “The emotional and mental impact of that loss is considerable.”

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