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vtcwbuff

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I zoned out midway, There is nothing new in the article - at least as far as I read. In any case, sponsor money is only one of the shames. Non existent academic standards being another.
 

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Actually, the article got better later, as I wasn't aware of some of the specific issues and lawsuits, especially regarding the baseball players and selective enforcement.

I hold firm to an assertion that it is not all "fixable" - but clearly the current system is not working in anyone's best interest, except maybe the NCAA itself's.
 

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If you can stay with it, it is an excellent read. All kinds of stuff that I had not ever heard of.
 

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I'm still chewing on it too. The article provides a lot to digest. I'm really surprised that there have been so few comments.
 

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I don't any of it surprised most folks.
 

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i think that might be the longest article ever written. it ought to be someone's thesis...
 
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