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Why They Should Pay Them

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Maybe the world is coming to an end. Conference USA's commissioner Britton Banowsky was noted as saying "something has to give on this issue." The issue is paying college players more than scholarships allow. This comment comes on the heels of the Big Ten's commissioner Jim Delany comments. Delaney had discussed the possibility of paying student-athletes more than the scholarship money awards. In the realm of the nonsensical rhetoric of sports this makes sense. We all stand on glass houses. We sneer at the Cam Newtons and Reggie Bushs of the world for taking the money. How unjust and stupid are we? Does anyone really have an idea of how insane we are for thinking that

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