Found April 10, 2013 on Crystal Ball Run:
PLAYERS: Bob Stoops
TEAMS: Oklahoma Sooners
(Photo Courtesy: USA Today Sports) It’s college football’s off-season, which can only mean one thing: Petty arguments about off-the-field stuff that ultimately has no impact on what happens on Saturdays! Good times! Well, unless you’re like most casual fans, who only care about what happens between the white lines, and little about what goes on outside of them.   It seems like regardless of the off-season, we always end up focusing our arguments on the same two or three debates and discussions. They usually center around conference realignment, a playoff or of course whether or not we should pay players. The latter is an especially strong sticking point in 2013, with the Ed O’Bannon lawsuit coming down the pipe, and a very real possibility that the wrong result could force the NCAA’s hand in compensating their athletes. Unfortunately, even as the O’Bannon lawsuit reaches its final stages, the idea of paying players means little to many prominent college football coaches, inc...
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