Carolina Panthers security Eric Reid was chosen to do seven random drug checks which prompted him to counsel that maybe he's being focused by the league. Considering Reid was one of many gamers who protested alongside the now blacklisted, Colin Kaepernick, it is an attention-grabbing idea. Although the NFL and the NFLPA wish to cease the rumors of any concentrating on, as they launched a press release on Wednesday denying any wrongdoing.

Per NFL-NFLPA:

"We take any declare questioning the integrity of our collectively bargained efficiency enhancing drug coverage critically. We requested the unbiased administrator of the coverage to overview and produce a report on the claims of concentrating on. A duplicate of this report, which incorporates private and confidential testing data, has been offered to Eric Reid. We is not going to breach any participant's confidentiality, however can verify that the report paperwork the dates he was randomly chosen for testing and the precise dates of the drug checks. The report additionally demonstrates that Mr. Reid's checks have been randomly generated laptop algorithm and that his choice for testing was regular in comparison with the variety of checks gamers have been randomly chosen for all through the league in the course of the time that he was on an lively roster. There is not any proof of concentrating on or some other impropriety with respect to his choice for testing."