What They're Saying: Jake Edwards

“This league is a set of communities that are dependent on each other and will rise and fall together. With that in mind, we have to be as flexible as possible with our clubs to help them navigate through this. The USL, like other sports leagues, is feeling the pain. This is going to hurt. We are going to take a few lumps. We’ve had to adjust.”

-- USL president Jake Edwards, who remains bullish about the resumption of play this summer in the USL Championship and League One, where most teams are particularly vulnerable because of their reliance on match-day revenue that makes playing behind closed doors impractical. (SI.com)
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