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How much are college football players making? Nick Saban says they do pretty well. In addition to the recent conference realignment and expansion rumors, the hot topic at Tuesday’s SEC Media Day was the impact of Name, Image, and Likeness deals that are changing the landscape of the game.

“Name, Image, and Likeness is a great thing for players,” Saban told reporters on Tuesday. “And I’m all for players having the opportunity to create whatever value theory can create for themselves. Our players did extremely well last year, I think they made over $3 million in Name, Image, and Likeness.”

The big question is will Alabama and Georgia dominate again during the 2022 season?

Georgia players will speak to the media on Wednesday morning. You can read the latest at