persuasive paper on the Topic. must be 4 pages and include five credible sources. Topic: My topic is should college athletes be paid Position: I believe college athletes should be paid while playing for the Universities. Supporting Points: 1. NCAA is a multi-billion dollar revenue generator and players deserve to receive some compensation. 2. Help offset the risk athletes take from short term to long term injuries to their bodies. 3. Scholarships don’t help pay revolving bills.