NFL Reportedly To Renegotiate Drug Policy, Reduce Marijuana Punishments

A source told ESPN.com on Tuesday that the renegotiation of the drug policy, which has been going on since 2011 and includes testing for HGH, also will significantly increase the threshold for a positive marijuana test and reduce the punishments for violations involving that drug.

Marijuana has been a hot topic in both college football and the NFL recently, and the NFL is reportedly set to address the issue by renegotiating the current drug policy. The new rules will reportedly reduce the punishments handed out for marijuana use, per Dan Graziano of ESPN.com: When and if the NFL’s new drug policy is finalized and Read the full article…

Smoke Screen: It's Time For The NFL To Embrace A New Pain Reliever: Marijuana

Where marijuana can be obtained with a license, it still violates numerous federal drug-free-zone school statutes. If you're caught boarding a plane with marijuana or putting it in the mail, you will likely face arrest, whether you have a license exemption or not.

The truest way to see the NFL is not before the game, when the helmets are shiny and the energy is high, but after the final whistle, when the bodies are bruised and the athletic tape is soiled with dirt and blood. Or at the practice facility the following day, when the players show up with Read the full article…

Smoke Screen: It's Time For The NFL To Embrace A New Pain Reliever: Marijuana

Where marijuana can be obtained with a license, it still violates numerous federal drug-free-zone school statutes. If you're caught boarding a plane with marijuana or putting it in the mail, you will likely face arrest, whether you have a license exemption or not.

The truest way to see the NFL is not before the game, when the helmets are shiny and the energy is high, but after the final whistle, when the bodies are bruised and the athletic tape is soiled with dirt and blood. Or at the practice facility the following day, when the players show up with Read the full article…