There is a simple explanation for drugs and sports

By Chris Freud

OK, to review, the Olympic drug-testing center in Rio de Janeiro has been shut down. The Russian track team has been banned from competing in Rio. The latest in the NFL is that Clay Matthews, Julius Peppers and James Harrison are being linked to performance-enhancing drugs.That’s not a very cheery sports report, yet it is the reality of our day.Alan Alda and sportsThe first rule of any scandal, sports or not, is follow the money.While a lot of people, myself included, would like to see teachers and fire fighters paid like athletes, the bottom line is that money is tumbling …

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