Jim Harbaugh picked his next battle with the NCAA and says that student athletes should get a piece of the pie when it comes to revenue sharing with TV contracts, etc:
Jim Harbaugh is opening his ECU week press conference with a statement on “the state of college football.”
The big one: He wants a system of revenue sharing with athletes.
“I don’t understand how the NCAA, TV networks, conferences and schools can continue to pull in millions…
— Alejandro Zúñiga (@ByAZuniga) August 28, 2023
“I don’t understand how the NCAA, TV networks, conferences and schools can continue to pull in millions off the efforts of college students across the country without sharing ever-increasing revenue.”
Jim Harbaugh was also the first to give the idea of a one-time transfer for student-athletes, which is now taking place with the transfer portal and allowing an easier path for some athletes to perform.
Harbaugh will be serving a three-game self-imposed suspension for ‘burgergate’.