Nick Saban Explains Why Players are Skipping Their Bowl Games for the NFL

In recent weeks, LSU’s Leonard Fournette and Stanford’s Christian McCaffrey have announced that they are skipping their respective team’s bowl games to prepare for the NFL Draft.

Fournette, who is ditching LSU for the Citrus Bowl, has already chose an agent and received gifts:

Fournette does have another reason to go after the money:

McCaffrey will skip the Sun Bowl despite being guaranteed $5 million if he happened to suffer a career-ending injury:

Colin Cowherd doesn’t have a problem with the kids chasing money:

Former NFL star Cris Carter has a different opinion:

Alabama’s Nick Saban probably has the best explanation:

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