Will Schuester, a former glee club star, takes over McKinley High School's glee club in the hopes of restoring it to its former glory. He is faced with the challenge of converting a group of misfits, including fame-hungry Rachel Berry, into a team of singers. When Will discovers that football quarterback Finn Hudson has a secret talent for singing, he blackmails him into joining the club. Meanwhile, Will's pregnant wife Terri pushes Will to find a higher paying job to support his family. He considers quitting his job and commitment to the glee club, but ends up returning to their aid after concluding that he couldn't stand to see them win the Nationals without him.