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Swinney: It's College Sports, So No Pay

Although Steve Spurrier is on record as favoring paying players, his in-state rival, Clemson's Dabbo Swinney is dead set against it.

Swinney told the Charleston Post-Courier that "I went to school on student loans and (federal) Pell Grants (for students in financial need). When I got out of college, I owed $32,000, and I got put on scholarship (eventually). So I’m against professionalizing college athletics. We have that — that’s called the NFL, arena league, CFL.

"To me, college athletics are a privilege."

The logic seemed kind of twisted, but at least he's on record.