NFL policy has been updated to ban endorsements from “cannabinoid” products.
From what I understand, CBD-only companies are the gray area in the broad wording (CBD is technically a cannabinoid)
A few players have deals w/CBD related products (Mahomes – BioSteel,Mayfield – Beam) pic.twitter.com/tVJP2a3O4F
— Master (@MasterTes) October 15, 2020
- Mayfield is one of an increasing number of athletes with CBD endorsement deals after the World Anti-Doping Agency – which oversees the World Anti-Doping Code used by more than 600 sports organizations, including the International Olympic Committee and U.S. Anti-Doping Agency – removed it as a banned substance in 2018.
Megan Rapinoe, professional soccer player (winger and captain of OL Reign in the National Women’s Soccer League); member of the United States national team
Gina Mazany, UFC fighter
Bubba Watson and Billy Horschel, professional golfers
Rob Gronkowski, professional football player (tight end for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers)
- Hemp Industry Daily