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Commentary: Sports and Drugs

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Commentary: Sports and Drugs

Commentary: Sports and Drugs

Commentary: Sports and Drugs

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The U.S. Anti-Doping Agency recently discovered a new steroid called THG. At least five track and field athletes have tested positive for the illegal substance. Commentator Frank Deford says that using drugs to enhance an athlete's performance is the same as fixing a game.