ABC Evening News for Monday, Jul 07, 1986
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.
(NYC: Ron Claiborne) Football commissioner Pete Rozelle's order for mandatory drug tests of players examined; details given, scenes shown. [ROZELLE - explains purpose.] Details of plan outlined on screen, discussed. Drug controversy in NFL (National Football League) this year, include recent death of Don Rogers from cocaine overdose, reviewed. [Chargers owner Alex SPANOS - endorses mandatory tests.] [Player Eric WRIGHT - agrees.]
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