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Old 08-06-2023, 06:14 PM   #1
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Its About Culture and Academics

and maybe its about the money, too...

why not just admit college athletics is professional sports and create 4 conferences... East Midwest South and West.... and get rid of the conferences as they exist.

And maybe quit beefing players get NIL money.
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Like so many things, follow the money...
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Old 08-07-2023, 07:12 AM   #3
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As an old school college football fan, this hurts me to the core, even though my team and institution as well as the conference to which they belong benefit mightily.
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College athletes can profit from endorsement and image. Vince Young is already a millionaire before he signed to play in the NFL
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College athletes can profit from endorsement and image. Vince Young is already a millionaire before he signed to play in the NFL
didn't say they don't make money from NIL. I do hear coaches and many others complain about it.
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No question that it has distorted sports, even down to the junior high level.
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didn't say they don't make money from NIL. I do hear coaches and many others complain about it.
What are you hearing, Jeff. Are the coaches and many others complaining that it happens? Or, are they complaining about NOT having it at their "schools?" Genuinely curious. Of course coaches are going to learn to complain post-haste, it's what they do.
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