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April 2, 2014 12:00 AM

Dan K. Thomasson: Labor turmoil in college athletics

Bob was a dirt-poor kid from Pensacola, Fla., when he won a scholarship for football at a Division 1 school in Mississippi. He had grown up in the kind of poverty most of us can hardly imagine and the scholarship was a godsend – the only way he could imagine going to college.

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