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NCAA, Power 5 conferences vote on historic deal that paves way to pay college athletes

The NCAA and its Power 5 conferences voted Thursday on a deal that paves the way for universities to pay athletes directly. The deal includes a nearly $2.8 billion settlement that would be paid out to former athletes who sued over the use of their name, image and likeness. Ross Dellenger, a senior reporter at Yahoo Sports, joins "CBS Mornings" to explain.
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