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Sources: Positive 'roids test to result in Pro Bowl ban

Updated: February 4, 2007, 12:54 PM ET
ESPN.com news services

Players who fail the NFL's substance abuse policy next season likely will be banned from playing in the 2008 Pro Bowl.

Sources tell ESPN's Chris Mortensen that commissioner Roger Goodell and NFL Players Association executive director Gene Upshaw have agreed to ban any player who tests positive for performance-enhancing drugs from playing in the Pro Bowl that same season. The policy would take effect beginning with the 2007 regular season.

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Upshaw met Monday in Miami ...

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