Can't forget college sports do allow many inner city and underprivileged kids the ability to go to college and prosper and give back and a direction for youth while growing up with the hopes of staying in school for hopes of a scholarship. I was a NCAA Div 1 college athlete (track-nothing glamorous or money making or even much pro potential besides european pro meets) and I saw first hand kids that would not have been in school without sports and it also enhanced my college life and it was work and not parties and it carried over to where I can coach and help youth. Just trying to point out that there is more than a silver lining besides the obvious money making side to college sports and all businesses. Look at us here. Our love of flyfishing is a niche for folks to go pro as it puts food on the table for guides and game department folks and rod designers.