Professional athletes would be bigger than they are now. Athletes would be faster than they are now. And lastly, athletes would be a lot stronger than they are now. Putting all of this together, you get superhuman athletes. No longer will you have the dominant players like Michael Jordan and Ray Lewis. Now, everyone will perform at that level. Each race, meet, and game will be so much closer and so much more exciting that it is now. In football, passes will be thrown deeper and more accurately, and defenders will hit harder than they already do. In baseball, balls will be hit further and pitches will be thrown faster. Steroids
Tentler 6 make everything so much more exciting. These are only two sports I talk about and already there are amazing things that we think cannot happen. Other sports like swimming, cycling, and sprinting will have a tremendous improvement as well. In each one of these sports athletes would be able to swim faster, cycle loner, and sprint longer faster. Steroids are the perfect answer to making professionals play at their absolute best all the time without any excuses. These steroids will make all athletes able to get to where they want to be as an athlete so much faster than the original way. Lastly, steroids may give younger athletes the realization that they are just not good enough to become a professional athlete. Every athlete at some point in their career believes that they will end up a professional athlete. Some of these athletes are let down because of their size or speed. Steroids will give them the opportunity to have that size and speed and be able to compete with the rest of the athletes in the country born naturally with that size and speed. I believe that steroids will give these younger athletes less of a disappointment. I say this because athletes would begin realizing how difficult it is to become a professional athlete sooner because they are using performance enhancing drugs and are still not at the athletic ability of others. Not everyone was born to be a professional athlete. However, steroids would give athletes the ability to develop into a professional athlete. Steroids are a performance enhancing drug that will improve all professional athletes. Athletes that have used steroids illegally have been very successful in the past and have been tormented for it. These athletes that admit to using steroids affect the hopes and dreams of the youth because they are called cheaters by the entire sports world. Steroids’ being illegal affects the athletes by giving them stress and pressure to get better in different ways. Athletes are role
Tentler 7 models to the young and when they are called cheaters they tend to lose hope. Legalizing steroids would make each sport more entertaining as well as making good athletes great. Works Cited Ashby, April. "Why Steroids Have No Place in Sports." : Marquette University Law School Faculty Blog. Marquette.edu, 20 Oct. 2010. Web. 20 Nov. 2012. <- sports/>. Dixon, Niel. "Should Steroid Use Ever Be Allowed in Professional Sports?" Helium.com. N.p., 23 May 2007. Web. 20 Nov. 2012. <- steroid-use-ever-be-allowed-in-professional-sports>. Monce1992. "Steroids Should Not Be Allowed in Sports." Teen Ink. N.p., n.d. Web. 20 Nov. 2012. <- Not-be-allowed-in-Sports/>.
- Winter '20
- Rhetoric, Professional sports, Amateur sports, Anabolic steroid