Originally Posted by dougdirt
There is a difference between outside work for football, and school work simply because you want to play football. If he were a minor league football player, his outside work would be what it is right now, except without the school work. And he would be getting paid.
He is being compensated, however.
But my other point is, the kid knew he was going to have to deal with academics when he signed his LOI. That was his choice.