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NEW YORK -- A simple search on eBay reveals Heisman Trophy winner Johnny Manziel is far from the only college football player whose autograph is for sale. Retro Jordan Shoes For Sale . Pick a star and you can find memorabilia with a supposedly verified signature. South Carolinas Jadeveon Clowney. Ohio States Braxton Miller. Oregons DeAnthony Thomas. Louisvilles Teddy Bridgewater. Alabamas AJ McCarron. The list goes on and on. The difference is ESPN has reported the NCAA is investigating whether Manziel, the Texas A&M quarterback, got paid to sign autographs, which would violate amateurism rules. That has led to other schools being asked questions about whether their players earned money for signatures. If the allegations against Manziel, made by unidentified sources to ESPN, are proved true by the NCAA, his eligibility for the coming season could be in doubt as well as his status as a Heisman winner. ESPN reported that a top autograph authenticator had authenticated nearly 1,000 Manziel autographs. Brandon Steiner of Steiner Sports, which is the official collectible and memorabilia company of the NBA, the New York Yankees and Notre Dame, among others, said his company does not do business with college athletes. He said Manziel would likely be able to sign a contract with a collectibles company of at least $100,000 after he went pro. "I know there is a vibrant Heisman Trophy collectible audience out there," he said. A market flooded with Manziel autographs could cost him money later, Steiner said. "It creates market confusion and takes a lot away from the category," Steiner said Wednesday. Other college athletes might want to take note. Two sports websites -- and -- found what appeared to be dozens of authenticated items signed by Clowney online, and that led to questions for South Carolina officials. Associate athletic director Chris Rogers said Wednesday the schools compliance office has looked into the Clowney autographs on eBay and found no violations had occurred. "The websites that weve looked at and the pictures and autographs and items that weve found over the last academic year, weve not had any issues to suggest that anything impermissible had occurred," Rogers said. Ohio State athletic director Gene Smith said school officials have determined Miller had not profited from the numerous items found online with his signature. Smith said the quarterback signed many autographs at a Big Ten preseason kickoff luncheon. Presumably fans or memorabilia brokers then went and sold items they got autographed for free. "Weve already looked at it," Smith said. "Theres no issue there." Louisville came to a similar conclusion. "We are aware of many of the items for sale online that have been autographed by several of our student-athletes with remaining eligibility. As we are required to do by NCAA rules, we regularly review these items and send correspondence to the seller(s) requesting they remove the item for sale," the school said in a statement. "We have and continue to educate our student-athletes that it is not permissible to accept any type of compensation for their autograph or the sale of memorabilia. We have spoken with Teddy Bridgewater and we are comfortable that no violation has occurred." Clowney, Bridgewater and Miller enter the season has prime contenders for the Heisman. Manziel became the first freshman to win it last season. Its unclear if an NCAA violation would cause the Heisman trust to reconsider Manziels victory. Heisman Trusts rules state: "The recipient must be in compliance with the bylaws defining an NCAA Student-Athlete." "The Heisman Trust never comments on speculation," Heisman spokesman Tim Henning said Wednesday. Reggie Bushs 2005 Heisman Trophy was later vacated after the NCAA found he had received improper benefits during his winning season. Authentic Jordan Shoes For Sale . I cant pinpoint a date, but I do remember a player from my youth. Brian Downing was with the Chicago White Sox at a time when I listened to every game I possibly could on the radio. That particular season the late great Harry Caray was calling the White Sox games. Cheap Air Jordan Shoes . William Carrier opened the scoring for Cape Breton (6-4-2), but Andrew Ryan tied the game and Brent Andrews put the Mooseheads (8-6-0) in front for good with a short-handed goal at 13:49 of the second period. . Laudrup revealed Thursday he was notified of his dismissal in "the briefest of letters which gave no reasons why such hasty and final action was deemed necessary.Everton manager Ronald Koeman believes Merseyside rivals Liverpool have the firepower to become Premier League champions. The Reds have lost just once this season and their 6-1 victory over Watford prior to the international break saw them go top of the table for the first time since May 2014. Jurgen Klopps side are currently the highest scorers in the league, with 30 goals from their opening 11 matches, and Koeman feels their prowess in front of goal could prove decisive in the title race.  Koeman believes Liverpool have the necessary firepower to win their first title since 1990 Its still too early to say who will be the favourites, but I have been impressed by Liverpool so far, Koeman told ESPN FC.Maybe that is not what you might expect the Everton manager to say, but they have been playing some very good football and deserve to be at the top.  Six months half price Upgrade to Sky Sports now to watch Man Utd v Arsenal this Saturday and get the first six months half They have goals in their team and this is what all successful sides need.Of course they can be champions this season, they have a good chance, but they are not the only contenders. Phil Thompson compares Liverpools current crop of Premier League title challengers to those whove missed out in recent years. Cheap Jordan Shoes For Sale. Liverpool hold a one-point lead over second-placed Chelsea, with Manchester City and Arsenal two points behind in third and fourth respectively.Koeman added: My Everton team has played Manchester City and Chelsea in the last few weeks and both were very impressive. We managed to draw at City, but you could see the quality of these teams. Koeman was also impressed by Chelsea, who thumped his Everton team 5-0 prior to the international break Then we all know what happened at Chelsea, as we lost 5-0 and they put in a very good performance. It was difficult for us, but you have to be impressed from their side, so maybe they can also have a chance.Upgrade to Sky Sports now to watch Man Utd v Arsenal this Saturday and get the first six months half price! 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