Two weeks after Saban kicked off his crusade, an Associated Press survey found that despite laws on the books in 42 states governing agents’ dealings with college athletes, they were almost never enforced. Twenty-four states reported taking no disciplinary or criminal action against agents; most didn’t even know whether state or local prosecutors had ever pursued such cases. Around the same time, North Carolina’s secretary of state decided to take the opposite tack.

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