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FSU ranks 7th in nation in paying assistant coaches

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Sometimes, it pays to be an assistant football coach. Just ask the staff of FSU coach Jimbo Fisher. FSU is seventh in the nation when it comes to paying its assistants, according to a survey by USA Today, even though individually, a Seminole assistant isn’t one of the higher paid coaches. The top-paid FSU assistant is 43rd in the country. Overall, however the Seminoles pay, they trail five SEC schools – LSU, Auburn, Alabama, Georgia and Texas A&M, and one…

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NFL stars are paid less than you might think

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So you envy the quarterback his money, huh? You think it would be fine to be paid like the wide receiver? Or the defensive end? Maybe the cornerback? Oh, those guys aren’t missing meals. But if you’re talking about the top paid athletes on the planet, there are other athletes worth envying. The point guard, maybe. Or the the outfielder. Or the goaltender. As it turns out, the NFL is only the fifth highest scoring sports league on the planet,…

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