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Open Thread: There Is Power in A Union, NCAA Edition

College sports, as reported by the NYTimes’ business columnist Joe Nocera, “A Union Stands Up for Players“: “I hate bullies,” said DeMaurice Smith. Smith, a former white-collar criminal defense lawyer with the high-powered law firm Patton Boggs, has been the executive director of the National Football League Players Association since 2009. That is to say, [...]
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Joe Paterno Is Looking To Hire A Big-Time Criminal Defense Lawyer

Sports : Business Insider: Sports Page (3 years ago)

Former Penn State football coach Joe Paterno has reached out to big-time criminal defense lawyer J. Sedgwick Sollers, NBC reports. Even though Paterno faces no charges right now, there's two reason for doing this: 1. The investigati... Read Post

Mo'Ne Davis Will Lose Up To $100,000 Because Of The NCAA

Sports : Business Insider: Sports Page (yesterday)

Mo'Ne Davis is still five years away from entering college and yet the NCAA's strict rule over the college sports world is already costing the Little League World Series star a lot of money. The owner of Steiner Sports, one of the l... Read Post

Joe Nocera: A Scholarship That Doesn't Even Cover The Full Cost Of Attending College Is Offensive To Athletes

Sports : Business Insider: Sports Page (2 years ago)

This editorial is part of our GREAT DEBATE feature 'Should College Athletes Get Paid?' Business Insider recently got the chance to chat with New York Times columnist Joe Nocera over email on what he thought about the issue of paying... Read Post

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