Dana White is the president of the UFC, and he has announced that a new division will be added to their organization. White said that they will do everything possible to stop cheating in the UFC.
Dana White has hired Jeff Novitzky to be the head of the new athlete health and performance division. Novitzky has caught several PED users throughout his career. In the early 2000s, Jeff Novitzky was part of a research team that discovered the Balco steroid epidemic. Balco was founded by Victor Conte, and many high profile athletes were exposed as steroid users. Barry Bonds, Marion Jones, and Shane Mosley were just a few of the athletes that were caught taking PEDs prescribed to them by Victor Conte.
Jeff Novitzky not only brought the Balco case to light, but he also was involved with the Lance Armstrong case stated otempo.com. Dana White said that he wanted someone with experience, and it doesn’t get much better than Jeff Novitzky. For more information on this story, visit Yahoo! Sports.