As everyone in the college sports world should now know, college athletes can now be paid for their name, image and likeness (“NIL”). The Supreme Court said so when they ruled against the NCAA in 2021, and forced them to change their rules to let college players earn money on their NIL. Not everyone is a fan of NIL and some think it will ruin college sports. Some people believe that “amateurs” should not get paid, and that only “professionals” should get paid. It’s a simple choice, either choose to be an amateur or choose to be a professional.
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