NFL Podcast: What's up with Eric Reid's seven random drug tests?

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After the Carolina Panthers’ Monday nights loss to the New Orleans Saints, Eric Reid came back to his locker to find a notice that he’d be receiving his seventh drug test of the season, which raised a lot of eyebrows. Yahoo Sports’ Charles Robinson and Terez Paylor report on the real deal behind how the NFL institutes its random drug tests, why there is cause for suspicion and what the Panthers should do after their playoff-quashing loss.

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Also on the show:

– After the Saints’ unimpressive win over the Panthers, who really is the best team in the NFL? (12:45)

– Why Marcus Peters is the wrong guy for fans to mess with. (18:00)

– Charles gives the background on the Broncos almost hiring Mike Shanahan after the 2017 season. (22:30)

– Terez rants about rumors that the Cardinals will fire head coach Steve Wilks at the end of the season. (28:00)

– Charles and Terez preview Chiefs/Seahawks, Steelers/Saints and Ravens/Chargers. (36:45)


Panthers safety Eric Reid. (AP)
Panthers safety Eric Reid. (AP)

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