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Revenue sharing and inequality are eventually going to kill this conference. It is almost certainly...

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Revenue sharing and inequality are eventually going to kill this conference. It is almost certainly going to happen one day. As soon as this TV deal fails to suffice in comparison to that of other major conferences, the same issues are going to pop up. This is only a band-aid, and it's hard to see it as anything but that. And part of the reason I felt so disappointed when this was announced was simply that ... honestly, I wanted to be done with this. I wanted this to be the Summer of Expansion, and I wanted to be done with the issue forever and ever (unless they ended up in a worse conference, ahem). Instead, we stare at a future with another potential breakdown on the horizon. Healthy conferences have members who feel like equals. That has never been the case in the Big 12. One last thought on conference expansion: I hope you enjoyed it, because, in a few years, after the remaining Big 12 schools get tired of bending over and saying, "Thank you sir, may I have another?" to Texas, we're going to do this dance all over again. Go 'Dawgs!