College Athletes Should Be Paid

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There have been many discussions about whether or not college athletes should be paid.The key difference in the arguments made in the two articles mentioned below is if college athletes should be paid or not. To start off, in the first article it mentions, “College athletes are just like all other hard working Americans who should receive a fair day's pay for a fair day's work,” to prove the point that college athletes should be paid because they put in the effort but get nothing out of the program while other expenses are put into it. In the second article, they make their point by saying, “Athletes still receive expert coaching (that could lead to a professional career as an athlete or as a coach), on-campus housing, frequent meals (if not