NFL, NFLPA announce revised drug policy

The NFL and NFL Players Association reached an agreement on a revised substance-abuse policy.

"With these changes, the NFL and NFLPA once again have the finest and most comprehensive set of drug policies in sports,?" NFL commissioner Roger Goodell said.

"?Our collectively bargained drug policies set the standard for testing protocols and fairness in all of sport," said NFLPA executive director DeMaurice Smith. "We are proud to continue a legacy of protecting the integrity of our game.?"

Key revisions to the program are:

Aaron Wilson
Aaron Wilson covers the NFL for National Football Post, his second stint at the Post. He has previously written for Pro Football Talk and FOX Sports-Scout. Entering his 13th year covering the Baltimore Ravens, he's a beat writer for The Baltimore Sun. Wilson has also covered the Jacksonville Jaguars and Tennessee Titans.

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