Originally posted on Oregon Sports News  |  Last updated 6/26/13
Will the NCAA finally explain the evils of Chip Kelly? All the man did was put Eugene on the recruiting trail. What he didn't do was learn to wipe off fingerprints along the way. Maybe it's excusable for a New Hampshire guy who's never worried about fingerprints, and maybe for a university that never mattered enough for anyone to throw under the bus. Kelly made the Ducks matter while he lasted. They mattered to the football world who marveled at the field management. They mattered enough to rake the muck of big time college football. That’s a lot of concern. Wrong-doing in the first, second, or third degree won't change Eugene as a destination for players ready to make a mark that matters. Nothing the NCAA hands down will change their minds. But, is that fair? Fair to Coach Kelly, to the University of Oregon, to the NCAA? Whether it's fair to the players or not isn't part of the equation, so why ask? All they do is play the game, but even the most s...
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