Today’s the day, football fans: the start of the NFL season, with the Chicago Bears and Green Bay Packers squaring off tonight (Thursday, September 5).
A number of ex-NFLers have come out in support of cannabis in recent months. Few have been as critical as Chris Long about the NFL’s staunch no-cannabis policy.
“It’s dumb. It’s arbitrary. You’re tarnishing the brand and popularity of some guys who could be great stars in the league, but you’re making them these poster children for the devil’s lettuce when you pop them with a test. It’s pointless.”