Recently retired NFL player Martellus Bennett has a rough estimate of how many of his former compatriots smoke marijuana. It's pretty high.
"I want to say about 89 percent," Bennett told Chris Simms and Adam Lefkoe on their Bleacher Report podcast this week after the hosts asked him if more than 70 percent of NFL players smoke marijuana.
Bennett, who played 10 seasons for five teams, said players are turning to marijuana as a natural alternative to prescription painkillers.
"There's medical marijuana," Bennett said. "So it's like, there's times of the year where your body just hurts so bad, that you don't want to just be popping pills all the...