5 Secrets Parents of College Football Recruits Must Know

There is no time in which promises, potentiality, and pleading are more celebrated than during college football recruiting and the upcoming National Football Signing Day.  Whether it is the daily phone calls, mountains of letters, or in-home visits, college recruiters will tell top recruits just about anything to get them to sign, and usually the recruiter with the best “mouthpiece” gets the …

Gang Tackled: While NCAA Makes Billions Off Athletes, Athletes Persecuted For Signing Their Own Names

As the Todd Gurley “autograph scandal” once again throws into the national spotlight the NCAA’s insistence that college athletes not profit from their individual popularity. I can’t help but think of all the players whose collegiate athletic careers and reputations have been slammed because of the NCAA’s prosecution (i.e., “persecution”). Obviously, the media fixates on high profile players and cases …

It’s All About the (Coach’s) Benjamins: BC$ Championship Coaches Cash In!

In one of the most exciting championship games in recent memory, the Florida State Seminoles and their Heisman-winning quarterback,  Jameis Winston, won the 2013 BCS National Championship Monday night, beating the Auburn Tigers 34-31.  However, according to USA Today, the real winners Monday night were the coaching staffs of both Auburn and Florida State who received huge bonuses for their successes on the field …

Even College Athletes’ Need to Eat Could Trigger NCAA Career Ending Penalties

As the  Johnny Manziel “autograph scandal” once again throws into the national spotlight the NCAA’s insistence that college athletes not profit from their individual popularity.   I can’t help but think of all the players whose collegiate athletic careers and reputations have been slammed because of the NCAA’s prosecution (i.e., “persecution”).  Obviously, the media fixates on high profile players and cases …