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Now that virtually all the work of recruiting can be handled by staff members, will UGA aggressively take advantage of the new rules?
Coaches can now make an unlimited number of contacts with recruits via text messages or social media. Printed recruiting materials sent through the mail are now completely deregulated in terms of frequency or expense. And schools will now have the ability to hire a recruiting coordinator who isn't a head coach or full-time assistant coach, which is a particularly big deal for football.
All three of those things favor schools with major resources. Alabama, if it wanted, could now hire a staff of people to do nothing all day, every day but send mailers and text messages out to recruits – something the many schools with much smaller athletic budgets probably couldn't afford.
A change like that, Emmert said, would have probably been a "drag-out fight" as recently as last year. But with the NCAA coming under heavy attack ...
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According to College Football Talk, Kevin Sumlin has a raise and a contract extension coming his way. He coached up Johnny “Football” Manziel to win a Heisman Trophy as a freshman and achieved an 11 win season. Not only did the Texas A&M Aggies land the 8th best recruiting class in the nation according to the recruiting website Rivals.com.
Manziel is only a freshman and...
Texas A&M Aggies head coach Kevin Sumlin will be getting a raise and contract extension after his first season in the SEC and at A&M.
Sumlin just finished the first year of his contract, which is for 5 years at $2 million a year. Sumlin led the Aggies to 11 wins, their fourth in school history.
The details of the new contract weren’t released and are still pending approval...
Texas A&M has agreed in principle to give coach Kevin Sumlin a contract extension and a raise after he led the Aggies to 11 wins in his first season with the team.
Sumlin, who was hired from Houston after Mike Sherman was fired, recently completed the first year of a five-year contract worth $2 million a year.
Terms of the deal weren't released pending approval from the...
Coach Kevin Sumlin, head football coach of the Texas A&M Aggies is going to be receiving a nice raise and contract extension based on how well his team performed this year according to Dallas Morning News . Exceeding expectations, the Aggies went 11-2 including a victory over eventual national champion Alabama and a more than convincing victory over former Big XII foe...
COLLEGE STATION, Texas (AP) -- Texas A&M has agreed in principle to give coach Kevin Sumlin a contract extension and a raise after he led the Aggies to 11 wins in his first season with the team.
Sumlin, who was hired from Houston after Mike Sherman was fired, recently completed the first year of a five-year contract worth 2 million a year.
Terms of the deal weren't released...