Adrian Peterson.  (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Adrian Peterson On HGH Use In NFL: ‘Yeah, It’s Being Used’

Embracing the challenge has always been a part of Adrian Peterson’s persona. Bring it on, the star running back has often said with a smile.

670 The Score–07/26/2013

David Stern.  (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Stern: HGH Testing Could Come As Early As Next Season

The NBA for the most part has managed to avoid the major performance-enhancing drug scandals that have plagued the NFL and Major League Baseball over the last decade. Commissioner David Stern is hoping to keep it that way.

CBS Chicago–02/07/2013

Melky Cabrera tested positive for performance-enhancing drugs during the 2012 season. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

MLB Will Now Randomly Test Players In-Season For HGH

Major League Baseball will test for human growth hormone throughout the regular season and will step up efforts to track the use of artificial testosterone.

CBS Chicago–01/10/2013

Bud Selig

HGH Testing, Expanded Playoffs Highlight New MLB CBA

Baseball players and owners signed an agreement for a new labor contract Tuesday, a deal that starts blood testing on human growth hormone and expands the playoffs to 10 teams by 2013.

CBS Chicago–11/22/2011

DeMaurice Smith

Union Tells NFL: No blood Samples Yet

The players’ union has told the NFL to hold off collecting blood for HGH testing, and the league isn’t happy about it.

CBS Chicago–10/19/2011

Dr. Anthony Galea

Muller: Canadian Doctor Pleads Guilty To Smuggling HGH Into U.S.

If you are a professional athlete and you were associated with Canadian Dr. Anthony Galea in the past, you are probably feeling a little uneasy right about now.

CBS Chicago–07/07/2011

Roger Goodell

Report: Goodell Has Taken HGH Test Proposed For Players

NFL commissioner Roger Goodell has taken the test for human growth hormone that he wants to require for all players, according to a report this week.

CBS Chicago–04/26/2011

Chicago Bears (Photo Credit: AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)

HGH Testing Could Be Part Of NFL Labor Deal

While meeting with hundreds of high school students during an assembly about the dangers of performance-enhancing substances, NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell was asked the following question:


Sammy Sosa, Mark McGwire and Barry Bonds

Dorfman: The Steroid Shame Shouldn’t Be Forgotten

Major League Baseball has so many things working to its advantage including a century old resilience to overcome every challenge placed before it.

670 The Score–03/30/2011

NFL Logo

Report: NFL Demands Test For Growth Hormone

A new published report says the NFL wants to test all its players for human growth hormone.

CBS Chicago–03/25/2011