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A Solution for Paying the College Football Athlete

**Editor’s Note: This article was written in 2011, but it seems like there is a need to revisit it at least once a year.** Over the past year the NCAA has made a mockery of its own oversight responsibilities and … Continue reading

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The First and The Best

Ah, Championship Saturday.  Born of southern persuasion in 1992 on a cold, rainy afternoon at historic (dilapidated) Legion Field near SEC headquarters in Birmingham.  College football had experienced nothing like it:  A Saturday solely devoted to determining a conference champion, … Continue reading

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The Ghosts of Tim Couch and Cam Newton (and a new BM Top 25)

Early in the 1996 season, Gators fans were riding high. Despite the embarrassing end to the previous season, there were signs ’96 was going to be special. Florida had the look. With Sonny Beam and Sam McCorkle in attendance, the Gators … Continue reading

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