Guarantee Games: A Necessary Evil?
September 27, 2013•68 min
This week, INSiiGHTS offers listeners an interesting look into one of college football’s not-so-hidden secrets, guarantee games which pit major programs against smaller programs for major budget paydays. TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (Sept. 25) – INSiiGHTS ON SPORTS, the brainchild of visionary championship winning coach, Mickey Clayton, debuts its’ latest show on Friday, September 27 at 7 p.m. ET at www.INSiiGHTS.com delving into the little discussed secret world of college football’s guarantee games between major programs and the mid and low major teams in Division One. This week’s show features hosts Coach Mickey Clayton and Clayton Smith, along with researcher Alvin Hollins, revealing all the angles of this interesting facet of the money exchange in college football. INSiiGHTS special guests include; Athletic Directors, Lynn Thompson from Bethune-Cookman University and Bill Hayes from Winston-Salem State University, along with Dr. John Grant of the 100 Black Men of Atlanta and South Carolina’s House of Representative from District 66, Mrs. Gilda Cobb-Hunter. First, there is a fact-filled in-depth discussion between Coach Clayton and Hollins, followed by the always interesting Punch-Counterpunch segment between Coach Clayton and Clayton Smith. SHOW NOTES: The intriguing two-part premiere of the Insiights Legends Series, featuring former Florida A&M University president Dr. Frederick S. Humphries has been the most listened to INSiiGHT’s program so far, surpassing the episode featuring Atlanta Football Classic CEO Dr. John Grant. WHAT’S ON DECK: Next week, the INSiiGHTS team will explore the subject of Marching Bands and the Halftime Pageantry.