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Resource ID: #22211
Subject: Sports
Source: CBS News 60 Minutes II (New York, NY)
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Date: March 30, 2005

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This investigation exposed steroid and human growth hormone abuse by several professional football players who received prescriptions from a doctor who was subsequently indicted for prescribing them. The NFL drug testing program failed to detect the players' steroid use. This failure exposed loopholes in the NFL's substance abuse policies.

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