Ethical Dilemmas Athletes And Colleges Face In The Recruiting Process

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If there’s no contract, does a promise matter? This is a question that many in all kinds of environments might ask. Some say that people are not as honest as they used to be, while others hold out hope that there is some code of honesty in this world. Often a written contract is the safest way to ensure that what is said becomes an actuality. This paper explores both sides to the ethical dilemmas athletes and colleges face in the recruiting process. Athletes often plan their lives around attending a certain college. In the recruitment process, colleges will verbally commit to an athlete and ask that they commit to the college in return. In this case, Alfred Beverly, a senior high school football player de-committed from other offering college
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