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Topic: FB Update: Jenkins case could unhinge NCAA model
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Did I miss the part of the argument where these kids are [5]
Posted: Jun 19, 2014 10:29 PM
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being forced to play college sports? If they don't value the educational opportunity and professional training offered by NCAA-affiliated institutions while they're too young for the NFL, then don't sign up to play with one of them.

Every single one of these plaintiffs and those they feel they represent are free to not participate. There are semi-pro leagues and football clubs all over the country where they can continue playing and hone their skills.

Here's the link: http://www.semiprofootball.org/

Plenty of opportunities to choose from.

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Subject (Replies: 46) Author Date Posted
FB Update: Jenkins case could unhinge NCAA model
TigerNet News® Jun 19, 2014 5:40 PM
Sorry, but I just can't pull for MJ
Lilnaitch Jun 19, 2014 5:48 PM
Just out of curiosity
Gordita Jun 19, 2014 5:49 PM
Killing the goose
Harley® Jun 19, 2014 6:30 PM
Re: Killing the goose
Tigerpaw78 Jun 19, 2014 7:05 PM
no, most sports would just go away
scooter Jun 19, 2014 7:21 PM
Remove the restriction on attending college before being pro
Fluxus Jun 19, 2014 7:51 PM
Re: Remove the restriction on attending college before being pro
CaptCrash Jun 19, 2014 9:20 PM
Yep - track, soccer, tennis, golf, volleyball, etc would
scooter Jun 19, 2014 9:26 PM
So, with a scholly being worth $50k/year, and the
wildblulou Jun 19, 2014 7:28 PM
it's fairly compelling when you take the time to read it
profuscious Jun 19, 2014 7:36 PM
Only if you buy the story they are exploited victims because
Greercat Jun 19, 2014 8:13 PM
Players free to go elsewhere; forego education & coaching***
Razzmatazz Jun 19, 2014 8:36 PM
Ha. I knew you wouldn't read it!
profuscious Jun 19, 2014 9:14 PM
I can't believe you are defending the illiterate players....***
CaptCrash Jun 19, 2014 9:21 PM
defending colleges and their players
profuscious Jun 19, 2014 9:35 PM
Re: I can't believe you are defending the illiterate players....***
ImissCJ Jun 20, 2014 11:08 AM
They are not putting their body on the line for us...
Tall_Tiger_Two Jun 20, 2014 7:45 PM
You have no understanding of the case and its implications
myplasticsurgeon Jun 20, 2014 5:25 AM
There's one thing I know…
marshmk Jun 20, 2014 5:33 AM
Remember, the NCAA is the problem here.
profuscious Jun 20, 2014 10:24 AM
Re: Remember, the NCAA is the problem here.
Tigerman1978 Jun 20, 2014 10:32 AM
fair compensation in a free market,
profuscious Jun 20, 2014 11:02 AM
Pick a soapbox that you actually understand, sport.
wildblulou Jun 20, 2014 11:25 AM
not my soapbox, just having some fun with ya'll
profuscious Jun 20, 2014 11:44 AM
The alternative landscape isn't pretty at this moment, but
wildblulou Jun 20, 2014 12:25 PM
we already have the minor leagues for NFL
profuscious Jun 20, 2014 12:46 PM
Re: You have no understanding of the case and its implications
ImissCJ Jun 20, 2014 11:13 AM
Re: You have no understanding of the case and its implications
myplasticsurgeon Jun 20, 2014 4:48 PM
Did I miss the part of the argument where these kids are
wildblulou Jun 19, 2014 10:29 PM
The current regime is monopolistic and anti-capitalism
profuscious Jun 20, 2014 12:16 AM
Re: The current regime is monopolistic and anti-capitalism
hinds1962® Jun 20, 2014 5:33 AM
Let Market forces prevail
profuscious Jun 20, 2014 7:45 AM
Actually its far from it
IPTAY FAMILY Jun 20, 2014 8:31 AM
Winston & Strawn LLP is a big time firm
profuscious Jun 19, 2014 7:51 PM
no***
CaptCrash Jun 19, 2014 9:21 PM
Re: Winston & Strawn LLP is a big time firm
Harley® Jun 19, 2014 10:59 PM
Re: Jenkins case could put a real damper
74TIGER Jun 19, 2014 8:14 PM
As a fan, I want a part of the cut, too. Without fans, none
Tigergal85 Jun 19, 2014 10:04 PM
Start paying them and I'll stop paying
MackDaddy® Jun 19, 2014 11:35 PM
Start paying them and then they can be fired
IPTAY FAMILY Jun 20, 2014 8:34 AM
Killing College football!***
kbtiger® Jun 20, 2014 8:00 AM
The only winners will be the lawyers, as usual***
Battery505® Jun 20, 2014 8:03 AM
Rap Sucks.
CU''90 Jun 20, 2014 9:35 AM
This will make college sports obsolete. No reason to watch
Completely Solid Orange® Jun 20, 2014 10:23 AM
Re: This will make college sports obsolete. No reason to watch
gr82h8floridast8 Jun 22, 2014 1:42 PM
No offense Martin...But under your free market scenario, you
CM Shack Jun 20, 2014 5:19 PM