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Omaha Steve Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Apr-04-11 10:26 PM
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Goodell Wants HGH Tests in Next NFL Labor Deal
Source: AP

By HOWARD FENDRICH

WOODLAWN, Md. (AP) - One of the hundreds of high school students attending an assembly Monday about the dangers of performance-enhancing substances wanted NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell to answer this question:

Why is there more drug use in baseball than football?

Goodell began his response this way: "I'm not sure that's true."

While making sure to emphasize that he believes the NFL's drug-testing program is a strong one, Goodell acknowledged that it can be improved, and said the league will insist that its next labor deal with players - whenever there is one - includes testing for human growth hormone.


Read more: http://sports.excite.com/news/04042011/v9070.html
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Angry Dragon Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Apr-04-11 10:39 PM
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1. They should also drug test the owners and NFL office people
administered by the players
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HankyDubs Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Apr-04-11 10:48 PM
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2. since
I'm a football fan :hide: I've been engaged in a few pretty heated discussions with meatheads who support the owners in this thing.

The owners, as you could probably assume without having any other information at your disposal, are lying their asses off at lightspeed.

This is obviously a tactic to make the players look bad in the press, since many players will oppose it. The union is making a big mistake if they allow the owners to make an issue of this.
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