Chatelain: Fair pay becoming big issue for players
Wisconsin linebacker Chris Borland returns an interception against Purdue. Borland is one of several players who believe student-athletes should see a share of the revenue generated by college athletics.
Posted: Sunday, July 28, 2013 12:00 am
Updated: 1:12 pm, Thu May 8, 2014.
Chris Borland knows it sounds greedy to suggest his life is unfair.
He knows he's one of the best linebackers in the country, the pride of Wisconsin athletics. Scholarship money covers his tuition at a distinguished university. He performs Saturdays in front of sold-out stadiums. Strangers shout his name.
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Sunday, July 28, 2013 12:00 am.
Updated: 1:12 pm.