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Remember, it’s what’s on the front of the jersey that sells.

Murray State head football coach Mitch Stewart shares a recruiting tip: Murray State became one of the darlings of last year’s college basketball season. The team was led by Ja Morant, a consensus first-team All-American and the eventual #2 overall … Continue reading

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Today, in it’s what’s on the front of the jersey that matters

From ⁦@HowieLongShort⁩ on Zion pic.twitter.com/n1srKuVlzh — Noah Coslov (@NoahCoslov) February 24, 2019 Zion Williamson’s injury is like watching a controlled experiment on the virtues of amateurism.

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They don’t pay you for what’s on the front of the jersey, pal.

They pay you for what’s on the back. It seems likely that the Purdue football program’s new recruiting class will benefit coach Jeff Brohm on the field, but there’s no doubt it will help him at the bank. Under the … Continue reading

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Remember, it’s what’s on the front of the jersey that matters, right?

Lots and lots of business decisions: College football’s hottest growing trend could reach a record number this month during bowl season for players announcing they will not play in their teams’ final game for in prep for their pro careers. … Continue reading

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Remember, it’s all about what’s on the front of the jersey.

LSU designs entire campaign around high school player: http://t.co/IJMkORJw3T NCAA says HS players have no value without NCAA. Yeah, right. — Jay Bilas (@JayBilas) May 21, 2015 Seriously, how any of you can argue that individual student-athletes’ names, images and … Continue reading

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More adventures in “it’s what’s on the front of the jersey that counts” land

Here’s Georgia’s 2014 schedule poster. Recognize anyone? Yeah, no way to know for sure that the big dude in the middle wearing number 3 is Todd Gur… or number 14 to his left setting up to throw the ball is … Continue reading

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Remember, it’s what’s on the front of the jersey that counts.

Either that’s bullshit, or Texas A&M is severely undervaluing itself.

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So much for that “it’s what’s on the front of the jersey that counts”

EA Sports executive Joel Linzer is on the stand for the plaintiffs in O’Bannon today.  Here’s one thing he just said: Says No.1 request of consumers was to use actual players' names & likeness in NCAA games — Mark Schlabach … Continue reading

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The threat is inside the house.

You, an extremely well-connected and insightful anonymous blog commenter, fretting about NIL legislation:  bag men, bag men everywhere! Greg McGarity, a long-time, money-chasing P5 athletic director (h/t): That’s what happens when all that “it’s what’s on the front of the … Continue reading

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Unleash the hounds!

The one-time transfer rule for athletes in all sports has been approved by the NCAA's Division Council, source tells @TheAthletic. Athletes in all sports will be able to transfer once and be immediately eligible. (This isn't official until end of … Continue reading

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