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Barack Obama on Why the NCAA Should Pay Its Athletes

Bill and Bakari talk with President Barack Obama about the problems facing college sports

Former president Barack Obama talks to Bill Simmons and Bakari Sellers about why he’s been so disappointed with the NCAA during COVID-19, specifically when it comes to putting its athletes in harm’s way without compensating them properly. He then discusses how the NCAA can pay the players while keeping the spirit of college athletics intact.

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