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Football and Drugs / NFL / Bosworth Book #323075

CBS Evening News for Saturday, Aug 06, 1988
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(Studio: Susan Spencer) Suspension by NFL (National Football League) of four more football players for drug abuse reported Report introduced.

(NYC: Lynn Brown) Football player Brian Bosworth's autobiography, "The Boz", featured; details given of Bosworth's portrait of University of OK football program during his years there; scenes shown from TV ad & from football games. [Co-author Rick REILLY - predicts response to Bosworth's story about drug use at his college.] Refusal of Bosworth, NCAA or University of Oklahoma to talk about book noted.

Brown, Lynn;
Spencer, Susan

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