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LA Times Today: Ex-Charger Shawne Merriman says paying college athletes is good for colleges, too
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LA Times Today: Ex-Charger Shawne Merriman says paying college athletes is good for colleges, too

Watch L.A. Times Today at 7 p.m. on Spectrum News 1 on Channel 1 or live stream on the Spectrum News App. Palos Verdes Peninsula and Orange County viewers can watch on Cox Systems on channel 99.

August is a great time of the year in sports. NFL training camps are underway, the college football season kicks off soon, and MMA is in full swing.

However, the NFL is still dealing with COVID-19 issues and the college sports landscape has been forever altered with athletes now being compensated for their name, image and likeness.

Former charger Shawne Merriman joins us to discuss all of this and more.