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The Sports Archives – College Sports: the 3 Largest U.S. Universities

There is truly no end to the coverage, action and excitement among professional sporting leagues across America, and college sports, arguably the secondary tier of sports entertainment, do not trail too far behind! Still, as much as enthusiastic spectators enjoy … Continue reading

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The Sports Archives – Healthcare After College Sports: No Slam Dunk for Aging Athletes!

Most of us know that college and professional athletes sustain at least some level of injury whether they play on the court or the field. But what many of us are not aware of is the price they pay in … Continue reading

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The Sports Archives – The Dangers of Cheerleading!

The perils of most sports are obvious and well documented. The governing bodies of the disciplines evolve and enforce safety regulations and referees penalize participants for dangerous play. In many activities protective clothing is worn like head guards in rugby, … Continue reading

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The Sports Archives – The Money in College Sports!

College sports is more than just weekend entertainment. College sports is a big business that keeps growing every year. NCAA Division 1-A alone brought in more than $6 billion in revenue in 2010. That’s more money than the GDP of … Continue reading

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The Sports Archives – The Business of College Sports

Despite its stated purpose as an amateur endeavor, the world of college sports is run incredibly similarly to a big business. The score of college sports is littered with multimillion dollar television contracts, monumental coach salaries, and even billions of … Continue reading

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