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NCAA Wields Hammer Down... On "The Rivalry"?

The NCAA, you have to admit, has not had a very good month.  After all, they were strangely invisible when the Big Ten - via Fox Media - was threatening to tear Football Championship Subdivision asunder with a proposal to expand by as many as five schools.

Unfortunately, last Friday we found out exactly what the NCAA was doing all this time when the Big XII was threatening to implode and we very nearly found ourselves with a Pac-16.

The NCAA, via a Friday press release, was letting us know that FCS football had an expense problem. So much so, in fact, that they spent the last month reinterpreting a rule that will affect - yes - "The Rivalry" if it indeed comes to pass. (more)