Originally posted on No Guts, No Glory  |  Last updated 4/10/13
Bob Stoops or “Big game Bob” if you’re from the state of Texas, was asked his opinion on whether or not college athletes should be paid.It must be stated that Stoops takes home an annual salary of nearly $5 million for coaching players that take home an annual salary of $0. But Stoops is perfectly fine with this fact. And even contends that college athletes shouldn’t be paid a stipend or get a cut of all the money that the NCAA is raking in on their backs.But I can’t do Stoops’ stance justice, so I’ll just let him explain.“I tell my guys all the time,” Stoops says, “you’re not the first one to spend a hungry Sunday without any money.”Now that’s sympathy for you. But it gets better.“You know what school would cost here for non-state guy? Over $200,000 for room, board and everything else,” Stoops said. “That’s a lot of money. Ask the kids who have to pay it back over 10-15 years with student loans. You get room and board, and we’ll give you the best nutritionist, the best str
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