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Grambling: Big paycheck, challenge

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GRAMBLING — Big challenge, big paycheck.

So it will be for Grambling State University’s football team on Saturday when they face Texas Christian University at Amon Carter Stadium in Fort Worth, Texas.

It’s one of those meetings between a Football Championship Series team and Football Bowl Subdivision program in which the scenario is oh-so-familiar: the school from the lower echelon (what was formerly known as the NCAA’s 1-AA category) accepts a triple-digit guarantee while knowing full well that the chances of pulling off an upset loom between nil and narrow.

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