Found September 20, 2013 on Larry Brown Sports:
PLAYERS: Arian Foster
TEAMS: Houston Texans
Houston Texans running back Arian Foster is the latest professional athlete to admit that he took improper benefits while in college. Those benefits ranged from taking cash to asking his coach at Tennessee to buy him some food. In an upcoming EPIX documentary that discusses the growing issue of whether or not collegiate athletes should […]

Week 3 preview: Texans vs Ravens

Coming off 2 straight come from behind wins the Houston Texans have the 1-1 Baltimore Ravens next on their schedule. The Super Bowl champs will be looking to come out and get a win on their home field. This rebuilt Ravens team hasn’t looked as good as they were last season on offense or defense, and the Texans will be looking to show they’ve closed the gap between themselves...

Arian Foster admits he took money in college (Video)

Texans running back Arian Foster admitted in a documentary called Schooled: The Price of College Sports that he took money at the University of Tennessee. “I don’t know if this will throw us into an NCAA investigation — my senior year, I was getting money on the side,” said Foster. “I really didn’t have any money. I had to either pay the rent or buy some food. I remember...

Texans' Foster: 'I was getting money on the side' in college

Johnny Manziel might have become the poster child of the "should college football players get paid" argument this summer, but it's comments coming from a player a could hours south of College Station today that are drawing new headlines. Houston Texans running back Arian Foster admitted to accepting money during his senior season at the University of Tennessee in a...

Tennessee AD Dave Hart Issues Statement On Arian Foster’s Claims That He Was Paid While In School

Earlier today, Houston Texans running back Arian Foster came out of nowhere and told the world that he was paid while attending the University of Tennessee — Foster was doing an interview for the “Schooled” documentary that will appear on Epix. This evening, Tennessee AD Dave Hart has issued a response to Foster’s claims: Tenn AD Dave Hart re Arian Foster: “We can’t...

Arian Foster Admits To ‘Getting Money On the Side’ at Tennessee

Houston Texans star running back Arian Foster has admitted to taking money while at the University of Tennessee, confirming what many think has been happening for a while now in college football. “I don’t know if this will throw us into an NCAA investigation—my senior year, I was getting money on the side,” Foster said in an exclusive clip from the upcoming EPIX documentary...

Arian Foster Admits to Taking Money While At Tennessee

Oh boy. Well, an admission like this should come as no surprise coming from Houston Texans running back Arian Foster. Not because he's a shady person now, but because he has always been the type of guy that is going to speak his mind regardless of what popular opinion is. While he may have a good  point in why he has admitted to taking money in college I can't help but...

Arian Foster: 'I was getting money on the side' at Tennessee

Former Tennessee running back Arian Foster said he "took money on the side" during his senior year while playing for the Volunteers. The current Houston Texans star discussed his disdain for the NCAA's amateurism rules during a four-hour interview for an upcoming documentary called Schooled: The Price of College Sports. Sports Illustrated obtained a video preview...

Report: Foster says he took money at Tennessee

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. -- Houston Texans running back Arian Foster says in an upcoming documentary he accepted money his senior year at Tennessee. "Honestly, I don't know if this will throw us into an NCAA investigation, but my senior year I was getting money on the side," Foster says in the EPIX documentary. "I really didn't have any money. I had to either...

Arian Foster: I Got Paid So I Could Eat While at Tennessee

((ht: An interesting story is developing involving Houston Texans RB Arian Foster and what he says he did while at the University of Tennessee. And mind you, we agree with him, but he's setting off a bit of a debate. Foster, in an interview for a documentary called "Schooled: The Price of College Sports", admits that he and several of his teammates...

Arian Foster admits to getting paid at Tennessee

Many believe that Student Athletes should be getting paid for their services, as they make enormous amounts of money for their programs, only to get very little out of it. Some believe that they shouldn’t be getting paid, as a free ride to school is well worth the trade in the long run. In a piece written by Damon Jackson of the Gridiron Tribune, he writes that the NCAA is a corrupted...

Arian Foster admits to taking money while playing for Tennessee

Tweet For years, many have rallied for collegiate athletes to be compensated for the millions of dollars that they generate for the NCAA, to no avail. Current Houston Texans running back Arian Foster is one who believes college players should be paid, and uses his own experience of taking money to eat while starring for […]

Fulmer: Foster claims are news to me

Former Tennessee coach Phillip Fulmer says he wasn't aware of Houston Texans running back Arian Foster ever receiving money during his college career. ''As the head coach at Tennessee for 17 years, I took great pride in having a program that was NCAA compliant, as did our staff and administration,'' Fulmer said in a statement released to the Associated Press...

Vitale likens Foster to a prostitute

Stop me if you've heard this before: A former college athlete admits to receiving money while in college. This time it was current Texans running back Arian Foster, who copped to getting money while at the University of Tennessee . Well, these sorts of admissions usually come with some type of backlash, but never really the likes of this: @GreggDoyelCBS When they put their...

Dick Vitale calls Texans Arian Foster a prostitute then later says sorry

Arian Foster’s confession that he accepted money while playing college football at Tennessee led to more debate about the NCAA and if it should pay athletes. It also led to extreme outrage. ESPN college basketball analyst Dick Vitale was among those who thought Foster was in the wrong for his actions. On Twitter he likened the Texans running back to a prostitute saying that...

Arian Foster admits to taking money at Tennessee

Houston Texans running back Arian Foster says he was forced to take money during his time at the University of Tennessee to pay for various living expenses. In an upcoming EPIX documentary entitled Schooled: 
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