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Vikings’ Sharrif Floyd among lead plaintiffs in lawsuit against NCAA

By nsandell@1500espn.com

Former Florida Gators star and current Minnesota Vikings defensive tackle Sharrif Floyd is listed as one of seven plaintiffs in a class action lawsuit that was filed against the NCAA on Friday in a Minneapolis federal court.

According to the documents posted by the Los Angeles Times, the lawsuit alleges that the NCAA and its 11 major conferences earn “billions of dollars in revenue annually” while the value of athlete scholarships and compensation is “unlawfully suppressed.”

The…

Source: 1500 ESPN Sportswire

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