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Former Players: NFL Teams ‘Conspired’ To Push Painkillers

The theory that painkillers were pushed to NFL players to keep them on the field has has circulated for years.

Now hundreds of former players are bringing the issue to court after they filed a lawsuit claiming all 32 NFL teams, their doctors, trainers and medical staffs often illegally obtained and provided painkillers to players.

05/21/2015

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Kelly Tough: Hurricanes Set To Honor Former QB

Jim Kelly still has good days and bad days, health-wise.

10/30/2014

Head coach Howard Schnellenberger of the Florida Atlantic University Owls calls a play against the Memphis University Tigers  in the New Orleans Bowl on December 21, 2007 at the Louisiana Superdome in New Orleans, Louisiana.   (Source: Chris Graythen/Getty Images)

FAU Naming Field For Howard Schnellenberger

Howard Schnellenberger fought to get Florida Atlantic a football stadium. And as a tribute, that stadium’s field will soon bear his name.

08/20/2014

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Canes Ready To Blow Owls Off Their Perch

The Miami Hurricanes can’t exorcise all of the NCAA demons from the campus on Friday, but just getting back to football will be the perfect medicine for students, players, and fans of UM.

CBS Miami–08/30/2013

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FAU And UM To Honor Former Coach Schnellenberger Friday

A case could be made that Miami and Florida Atlantic are football brothers. After all, the programs have the same father.

CBS Miami–08/29/2013

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FAU Vs. UM: The Game That Schnellenberger Built

Friday, two teams will walk into Sun Life Stadium with one big thing in common, legendary head coach Howard Schnellenberger.

CBS Miami–08/27/2013

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FAU, New Coach Earn Win Over Wagner, 7-3

Graham Wilbert threw a 39-yard pass to Byron Hankerson early in the fourth quarter and Florida Atlantic beat Wagner 7-3 on Friday night to give coach Carl Pelini a victory in his first game with the team.

CBS Miami–09/01/2012

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FAU & UM Set To Battle On Gridiron

If you build it, they will come. That could very well be the case for Florida Atlantic University’s football team.

CBS4–04/23/2012

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ULM Beats FAU In Schnellenberger Finale, 26-0

Jyruss Edwards and Kolton Browning made sure Louisiana-Monroe spoiled Howard Schnellenberger’s coaching finale.

CBS4–12/03/2011

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Schnellenberger Says Goodbye Saturday

When the final second ticks off the clock for Florida Atlantic’s game on Saturday, it will mark the end of a career that most coaches could never dream of in a million years.

CBS4–12/02/2011

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