Marijuana Suspensions Will Cost NFL Players Over 6 Million Dollars This…

Later this evening, the NFLPA’s 32 player representatives (one from each team) will vote on the NFL’s proposed, new drug policy. All signs point towards the representatives voting for the new policy and raising the threshold for positive THC tests (along with new PED thresholds). » 9/09/14 4:04pm 9/09/14 4:04pm

Both Steelers Running Backs Arrested for Hotboxing Car Together

Chalk another two up to the NFL and its antiquated marijuana policies. Steelers starting running backs Le'Veon Bell and LeGarrette Blount were arrested together today in Ross, Pennsylvania because their car was overflowing with smoke. » 8/20/14 8:38pm 8/20/14 8:38pm

Lacrosse Players Smoke More Weed Than Other College Athletes

The NCAA's Research department recently surveyed Division I, Division II, and Division III student-athletes to cull drug use among them. The responses revealed the overarching revelation that while over 80% of college athletes admit drinking alcohol in the last year, only 22% admit smoking marijuana in the last year. » 7/29/14 1:25pm 7/29/14 1:25pm

The NFL Suspends Players a Whole Season for Smoking Weed--and 2-4 Games…

No comparison can sum up the NFL's confounding relationship with marijuana than the issue the above image illustrates: players caught smoking weed get treated like far worse criminals than those who beat up their significant others (Rice is now married to his fiancee at the time of the incident). » 6/05/14 8:20pm 6/05/14 8:20pm

Report: NFL to Change its Marijuana Policy, Reduce Suspensions and…

ESPN reports that the NFL will re-examine and likely alter its out-dated marijuana policy after a rash of off-season incidents, suspensions, and increasing pressure to make a much needed change. The announcement comes just days after Josh Gordon's alleged season-long suspension for testing positive for weed. » 5/13/14 5:08pm 5/13/14 5:08pm

Bills DT Marcell Dareus Busted for Synthetic Marijuana

Buffalo Bills star Defensive Tackle Marcell Dareus was arrested and charged with possession of a controlled substance and drug paraphernalia last night in his home state of Alabama. According to reports, Dareus, a stout run-stuffer and the Bills' 3rd overall pick in the 2011 NFL Draft out of Alabama, was in possession… » 5/07/14 11:49am 5/07/14 11:49am