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Surprise! NASCAR's drug policy working

Updated: May 13, 2009, 2:45 AM ET
By Terry Blount | ESPN.com

No one would have suspected Jeremy Mayfield's substance-abuse violation, a clear example of why NASCAR's current drug-testing system works and the previous one did not.

Mayfield was suspended indefinitely after failing a random drug test last week. Random is the key word here.

Before this season, drivers were tested on the grounds of what NASCAR termed "reasonable suspicion." Mayfield is a good old boy from Kentucky, as American as apple pie and as clean as they come ...

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