Iowa didn't HAVE to cut those sports

Not having fall football unquestionably puts Iowa's athletic department in a difficult position. But they didn't HAVE to cut sports, and that decision shouldn't be sold that way.

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The last several months has been a challenging time in college athletics. Programs throughout the country have cut Olympic sport programs, from soccer to swimming to tennis and more. Mostly, those cuts have happened at programs that enjoy only modest revenues.

But earlier this week, Iowa…

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