A Covid-19 Outbreak at Wisconsin Pushes College Football Toward the Edge

The fragile foundation of college football in 2020 is at risk of buckling in Wisconsin, where a Covid-19 outbreak on the No. 9 Badgers is showing how little room for error the sport has in attempting to complete its pandemic season.

College football has already been in near chaos thanks to the fact that the major conferences have taken different approaches to staging a season. The conferences started play at different times, have different protocols for dealing with the virus and...