Originally Posted by Reds Freak
Sometimes I almost think the best way to deal with these problems is to develop 'anything goes' policies. Drop all the rules about amateurism in big-time college athletics, let's stop pretending there is anything 'pure' about it. There's almost no way to stop it. If someone wants to pay an athlete, let him. If someone wants to give the athlete a car or help pay his rent, so be it. What does that hurt?
Oklahoma State fans hope this becomes the rule before T. Boone Pickens dies. The Cowboys would immediately become the favorites to win....everything.