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Forbes magazine has declared Texas as the most valuable college football team.

They quantified what we all suspected, valuing the Longhorn football team at $119 million, with an estimated profit last year of $59 million.

The most valuable teams include the obvious suspects: Notre Dame, Penn State, Nebraska, Alabama and Florida.

That is a lot of money and I don’t begrudge the schools for going after it. But, even though I understand the value of a college education, the players are not getting a fair shake or share.


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Northwestern quarterback C.J. Bacher threw for a school record 520 yards and five touchdowns, including the game-winner in overtime, and Northwestern scored a wild 48-41 victory at Michigan State.

Bacher connected with Omar Conteh on a 12-yard TD strike in overtime, and Northwestern (3-3, 1-2 Big Ten) forced Michigan State’s Brian Hoyer into four straight incompletions when the Spartans had the chance to send it to a second overtime.

Bacher completed 38 of 48 passes as the Wildcats’ spread offense baffled the Spartans (4-2, 0-2), who have lost two straight.

Articles on the Web: Sporting News, NUSports.com, MSUSpartans.com

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