University puts football coach and trainers on leave, probes alleged mistreatment of players

The alleged mistreatment at the University of Maryland surfaced after player Jordan McNair collapsed during a workout and later died.
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Transcript for University puts football coach and trainers on leave, probes alleged mistreatment of players
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