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Reggie Bush is going to lose his Heisman

Discussion in 'Sports and News' started by Scribbled_Notz, Nov 7, 2007.

  1. Yahoo Sports says the guy that gave Reggie money in college sat down with the NCAA for SIX HOURS on Tuesday. I'm guessing they weren't discussing China patterns.

    I bet USC skates, but Reggie gets his statistics stripped...leading the Heisman committee to take away his little statue.

  2. Hammer Pants

    Hammer Pants Active Member

    What do you mean by skates? This could be a loss of insitutional control, if the NCAA can prove some of these claims. You think SC didn't see all the nice stuff he had while he was there? The coaches who recruited him knew his family didn't have that kind of money.
  3. Pancamo

    Pancamo Active Member

    Will OJ handle the repossesion of the trophy?
  4. poindexter

    poindexter Well-Known Member

    $50,000 payment in a billion dollar industry will lose you your Heisman.

    Double murder won't.
  5. Batman

    Batman Well-Known Member

    So we've had the USC three-peat, which by AP standards was a two-peat, but in reality was a one-peat. Does this make it a no-peat? [/LSUfanboy]
  6. novelist_wannabe

    novelist_wannabe Well-Known Member

    As I said on the other thread about this ... Reggie should have paid these people. But then, it occurs to me that the Heisman may not be that important to him. Let'em have it.
  7. Armchair_QB

    Armchair_QB Well-Known Member

    No way the DAC takes away his Heisman. Not gonna happen.
  8. Pilot

    Pilot Well-Known Member

    Oh no!! Not lack of institutional control!!!

    They'll lose about three scholarships for two years. Big fricken whoop.

    Until the NCAA deploys teeth to back its policies, no one's going to worry too much about violating them. Look at KU. They are smack in the middle of serving a "lack of institutional control" sentence and I think they're surviving.
  9. Ben_Hecht

    Ben_Hecht Active Member

    NCAA doesn't have the nerve to bitchslap Southern Cal as they should be bitchslapped.

    Don't. Have. The. Guts.
  10. Starman

    Starman Well-Known Member

    Unless and until the double murderer has his HT stripped, Reggie Bush (and Billy Cannon) have nothing to worry about.
  11. Armchair_QB

    Armchair_QB Well-Known Member

    If I was at SMU I'd be really nervous right now.
  12. Stoney

    Stoney Well-Known Member

    No shit, he supposedly was given new cars and around $300,000 in cash or other benefits in just a couple years at USC. And the school never saw anything that raised suspicions? Never asked any questions about it whatsoever? Yeah, I think a solid institutional control case could be made IF the NCAA is interested in going that way.
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