Saturday Millionaires How Winning Football Builds Winning Colleges

ISBN-10: 1118386655

ISBN-13: 9781118386651

Edition: 2013

Authors: Kristi Dosh

List price: $24.95 Buy it from $4.74
eBook available
30 day, 100% satisfaction guarantee

If an item you ordered from TextbookRush does not meet your expectations due to an error on our part, simply fill out a return request and then return it by mail within 30 days of ordering it for a full refund of item cost.

Learn more about our returns policy

Description:

Last year college football produced over $1 billion in profits. Attendance reached all-time highs and record-breaking television contracts were announced.  Despite the enormous revenue, college football is in upheaval. Schools are throwing their academic mission aside to fund their football teams. The media is beating the drum for athletes to be paid. The president wants a playoff. And the conferences are being radically revised as schools search for TV money. Saturday Millionaires shows that schools are right to fund their football teams first; that athletes can never be paid; that a playoff will never happen; how the media skews the financial facts; and why the TV deals are so important. It follows the money to the heart of college football and shows the real game being played, covering such areas as:Myth #1: All Athletic Departments Are Created EqualMyth #2: Supporting Football Means Degrading AcademicsMyth #3: College Football Players Should Be PaidMyth #4: The Federal Government Can Deliver a PlayoffMyth #5: A Playoff Will Bring Untold Riches to All College Football ProgramsMyth #6: Bowl Games and Athletic Departments Are Charities Because They’re Non-Profits 
Used Starting from $14.04
New Starting from $20.12
eBooks Starting from $15.99
Buy eBooks
what's this?
Rush Rewards U
Members Receive:
coins
coins
You have reached 400 XP and carrot coins. That is the daily max!
Study Briefs

Limited time offer: Get the first one free! (?)

All the information you need in one place! Each Study Brief is a summary of one specific subject; facts, figures, and explanations to help you learn faster.

Add to cart
Study Briefs
Periodic Table Online content $4.95 $1.99
Add to cart
Study Briefs
Italian Grammar Online content $4.95 $1.99
Customers also bought
Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading

Book details

List price: $24.95
Copyright year: 2013
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Incorporated
Publication date: 9/10/2013
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 288
Size: 6.50" wide x 9.50" long x 0.50" tall
Weight: 0.792
Language: English

Foreword
Introduction
Does Football Pay for Itself (Even if the School Pays for Football)?
Are Coaches Overpaid and Bowl Appearances Overrated?
Why Student Athletes Can Never Be Paid
Conference Realignment
Why AQs Should Form Their Own Division
Call Them What You Want, but There Will Always Be Non-AQs
What Makes a Good AD?
Why Notre Dame Grads Are Paying More for Cable So Indiana Grads Can Watch Their Team
What Has Football Done For Us? 8 Reasons Football Raises the University
Acknowledgments
Index
×
Free shipping on orders over $35*

*A minimum purchase of $35 is required. Shipping is provided via FedEx SmartPost® and FedEx Express Saver®. Average delivery time is 1 – 5 business days, but is not guaranteed in that timeframe. Also allow 1 - 2 days for processing. Free shipping is eligible only in the continental United States and excludes Hawaii, Alaska and Puerto Rico. FedEx service marks used by permission."Marketplace" orders are not eligible for free or discounted shipping.

Learn more about the TextbookRush Marketplace.

×