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Drug Scandal Overshadowing Athletics on the Field

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Drug Scandal Overshadowing Athletics on the Field

Drug Scandal Overshadowing Athletics on the Field

Drug Scandal Overshadowing Athletics on the Field

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Now that the U.S. track and field trials are over, American athletes are getting ready for the Summer Olympics in Athens. But Commentator Frank Deford says interest in the competition on the field is being overshadowed by continuing publicity about drug use.