Steroids and the NFL

Number 22211
Subject Sports
Source CBS News 60 Minutes II (New York, NY)
Year 2005
Publication Date March 30, 2005
Summary 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.
Pages 14
Keywords football;NFL;steroids;drug testing;performance enhancing drugs;human growth hormone
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