Big Ten football is coming back — but how safe will it be for players and fans? A Q&A with medical and health experts.

CHICAGO — Four FBS conferences postponed fall sports because of COVID-19 concerns last month.Several football games scheduled in conferences that have been playing were postponed or canceled. Outbreaks have occurred on numerous campuses nationwide.But games continued in the ACC and Big 12, and a push from many fans, players, coaches, players’ parents and President Donald Trump urged conferences such as the Big Ten to reconsider.It worked. All 10 FBS conferences will be on the field this fall.The Big Ten said medical advice guided its Aug. 11 decision to postpone football and all fall sports af…

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