Eric Reid's Legal Team Disagrees With NFL/NFLPA Report

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Throughout this season, Carolina Panthers security Eric Reid was requested to take part in seven random drug assessments. Reid was open about feeling as if he was being focused by the league, particularly in gentle of the truth that he is among the gamers who nonetheless helps Colin Kaepernick by kneeling through the National anthem. We reported on Wednesday that the NFL and NFLPA launched a press release refuting Reid's claims and that an impartial investigation confirmed he was being examined a median quantity of instances.

Today, Reid and his authorized crew are refuting the report. According to CBS Sports, Reid's authorized crew is asking the NFL to replace its report as a number of the dates have been incorrect. They are additionally suspicious of whether or not or not the report was really an impartial one. It was reported that his legal professionals now need the entire supplies used within the report to allow them to conduct their very own investigation on how the NFL ended up with its conclusion.

Here is what the NFL and NFLPA needed to say simply a few days in the past.

Per NFL-NFLPA:

"We take any declare questioning the integrity of our collectively bargained efficiency enhancing drug coverage severely. We requested the impartial administrator of the coverage to evaluation and produce a report on the claims of focusing on. A replica of this report, which comprises private and confidential testing info, has been supplied to Eric Reid. We won't breach any participant's confidentiality, however can verify that the report paperwork the dates he was randomly chosen for testing and the precise dates of the drug assessments. The report additionally demonstrates that Mr. Reid's assessments have been randomly generated by way of laptop algorithm and that his choice for testing was regular in comparison with the variety of assessments gamers have been randomly chosen for all through the league through the time that he was on an energetic roster. There isn't any proof of focusing on or every other impropriety with respect to his choice for testing."

Reid's seven drug assessments got here in simply an 11-week span.