Originally Posted by Boston Red
If the rumors on the punishment are correct, the Big Ten will have no choice: they will have to either suspend Penn State football from Big Ten play or kick the school out of the league entirely. It would be dangerous to send a team full of walk-ons to play football against Michigan, Ohio State, Nebraska and the like.
I think the choice of keeping PSU in the league is still in play, even if the rumors are true.
It will be interesting to see if once the penalties are announced, if the media focuses in on the league.