NCAA Vs. Agents

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) - Several groups are working with the
NCAA to find new ways to enforce rules prohibiting improper
agent-related benefits for student-athletes, including possible
post-NCAA financial penalties that reach into a player's potential
NFL career.
The NFL, NFL Players Association and sports agents are among
those involved in talks with the NCAA that have included various
Chicago-based sports agent Rick Smith, a member of the NCAA
panel, says that while discussions are preliminary, changes could
come quickly.
The NCAA panel includes: NFL executive vice president of
football operations Ray Anderson, Atlanta Falcons President Rich
McKay, Indianapolis Colts President Bill Polian, Big Ten Conference
Commissioner Jim Delany and Southeastern Conference Commissioner
Mike Slive.