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    Paying student athletes from NCAA website

    This is an interesting blog on the NCAA website.
    What Would Paying Student-Athletes Look Like? - The Blog of the NCAA


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    Re: Paying student athletes from NCAA website

    up to $25,000 signing bonus per player, per year? Plus room, board, and tuition?

    That would add up awfully fast. What would stop teams like Texas from giving all their recruits the max signing bonus, knowing that smaller schools couldn't afford to do the same?


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    Re: Paying student athletes from NCAA website

    The article fails because it isn't comprised solely of a picture of a smiling Cam Newton flanked by the Heismann on one side and the BCS trophy on the other.



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    Re: Paying student athletes from NCAA website

    The most absurd argument in all of sports. Student athletes (on scholarship) do get paid, most just don't have the guidance/discipline to take advantage of it.



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