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Drug Enforcement Administration Investigating NFL’s Mishandling of Prescription Drugs

Last Sunday, three football stadiums saw action outside of the gridiron, as the federal Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) made unannounced visits to verify ex-players’ claims about the misuse of prescription drugs.

2014 NFL Suspensions for Substance Abuse Already High in the Preseason

With preseason games almost concluded, football fans across the US are gearing up for the season. Some fans will be disappointed to learn that many NFL players have already been suspended for substance abuse. Here are the details on some of the most notable substance abuse suspensions thus far.

Indianapolis Colts Owner Jim Irsay Seeks Addiction Treatment

In the sports world, athletes are periodically busted for drunk driving or drug use. Now it’s not a player who’s in the spotlight for DUI and possession — it’s Indianapolis Colts owner Jim Irsay. Irsay was arrested on Sunday, March 16 after law enforcement suspected him of driving under the influence. Read more about Irsay’s […]

Dwayne Bowe’s Arrest for Marijuana Possession: What it Means to the Chiefs and the NFL

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All eyes are on the Kansas City Chiefs this season, and last week was no different. First, their wide receiver Dwayne Bowe was thrown into the public spotlight when he was arrested for possession of a controlled substance and speeding. Then, the Chiefs went head to head with the Broncos in a much anticipated week […]