• Sources: Miller, collector tried to cheat test

    Summary of 6 articles · Updated Sep 22, 2013
    “Sources said the collector worked in Miami, where Miller spends offseason time, and the collector reveled in knowing the Broncos linebacker while being, according to a source, ‘star struck.’ It led, sources said, to the collector's willingness to substitute another person's urine specimen for Miller. One source was "reasonably certain" no money changed hands between Miller and the collector, but that there was concern the NFL may have a problem beyond Miller and the collector involved. While Miller's reps and the NFLPA were prepared to fight the suspension vigorously in the appeals process, sources said the NFL, NFLPA and Miller's representatives became aware the Broncos linebacker and the collector involved worked together in an attempt to help Miller avoid a failed test. Suspended Denver Broncos Pro Bowl linebacker Von Miller unsuccessfully attempted to corrupt the NFL's drug-testing program with the help of a urine collector before each was caught in a matter that will affect how the NFL's collection testing procedures are done moving forward, league sources said. Last month, some of you suggested that we take off the tin-foil hat when making this observation about the procedures for gathering cups of urine from NFL players: “Considering the financial stakes of a positive test, who’s to say a sample collector hasn’t been offered an envelope containing something other than a birthday card in order to ensure that the sample sent to the lab will be deemed clean?” Miller is suspended for the first six games of
    Source: ESPN.com
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