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Old 03-25-2014, 10:55 AM   #27
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Default Re: Mark Cuban: "Greedy " NFL Is 10 Years From Implosion

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Not to derail the thread, but tonight’s episode of HBO Real Sports with Bryant Gumbel includes a look at NCAA "academic requirements" for "student athletes"

http://www.newsobserver.com/#storylink=cpy

Bonus points that it stars players from self-proclaimed "Public Ivy League" school North Carolina - Chapel Hill



Bernard Goldberg: What language did you study?
UNC football player Bryan Bishop: Swahili
Bernard Goldberg: Swahili ... (pause for effect) ... That come in handy since you graduated?


Heard about the UNC stuff on the documentary schooled on Netflix. Highly recommended, if for nothing else but the history lesson it gives on the creation of the NCAA.
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