High School and College Athletes Should Be Paid – Sal-ient Points

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By Sal Marinello

There’s been a movement afoot for years to get college athletes paid since the cat is out of the bag with regard for how much money colleges make on sports, combined with the reality that the concept of amateurism has long been dead.

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Rutgers Football: Not Ready For Primetime

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By Sal Marinello

Rutgers Football is not ready for Prime Time. Heck, the Scarlet Knights aren’t even Summer Replacement material.

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Mayweather-McGregor is for Suckers

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By Sal Marinello

The Hype Machine has been in overdrive all summer in anticipation for Saturday’s Floyd Mayweather, Jr-Conor McGregor ‘fight.’ The fact that people are apparently paying for this fight illustrates how much trouble we are in as a society.

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The Major League Baseball All-Star Game Sucks…

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By: Sal Marinello

Major League Baseball’s Mid-Summer Classic is a bloated, boring and pointless anachronism. What was a cool idea and a unique baseball game at one point in time – a very long time ago – is now just another televised game in an era of over-saturation.

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Sports Talk Hot Takes That Need to Go Away

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By Sal Marinello

The biggest problem with the all sports radio and 24-hours sports television programming is that it’s all sports, 24-hours a day, 7 days a week, all year. Every year.

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The Giants Are Stuck With ‘Odell the Brat’

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By: Sal Marinello

Odell Beckham, Jr is the most dynamic and exciting player on the roster of the New York Football Giants but he is a brat, and they are stuck with him.

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