FILE - In this Feb. 28, 2011, file photo, Lance Armstrong is shown during a news conference at the Cedars-Sinai Hospital in Los Angeles. A person with knowledge of the meeting tells The Associated Press that cyclist Lance Armstrong talked last week with the head of the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency in hopes of potentially reducing his lifetime ban. Armstrong and Travis Tygart met for six hours, according to the person who spoke on condition of anonymity because the discussion was meant to remain private. The meeting was first reported by The New York Times.(AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes, File)

“If he satisfied the criteria to go forward and ask for suspension of his ban, the criteria will be carefully looked at, but so far he has not,” Howman said on the sidelines of a WADA symposium in Lausanne. “There is no consideration being given to it.”

FILE - In this March 3,  2015, file photo, a clock counts down as Detroit Tigers pitcher Kyle Lobstein, left, prepares to deliver his first pitch of the second inning to Baltimore Orioles' Matt Tulasosopo during a spring training exhibition baseball game  in Lakeland, Fla. Pitchers will have to beat the clock at Triple-A and Double-A this season. In an effort to speed games, Minor League Baseball's governing body said Tuesday, March 24, 2015, a ball will be called in the count starting May 1 when a pitcher fails to start his windup or reach the set position within 20 seconds after having possession of the ball on the mound. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar, File)

“It definitely is a little weird, especially for guys who take more time,” said New York Mets left-hander Jack Leathersich, who split last season between Double-A and Triple-A. “Everybody pitches differently. There’s no right way to do it. I think it’s good for the game to speed it up a little bit.”

FILE - In this Sept. 7, 2014, file photo, Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson warms up before the start of an NFL football game between the St. Louis Rams and the Vikings  in St. Louis. Adrian Peterson and the Minnesota Vikings have reached a standstill in their relationship. Peterson's agent, Ben Dogra, said in an interview on Tuesday, March 24, 2015,  that he believes a return to Minnesota this season is not in the "best interest" of the standout running back. (AP Photo/Tom Gannam, File)

“You make tough choices in life. We clearly understand he’s under contact with the Vikings. After several discussions and much thought, I believe that it’s not in his best interest to resume his career in Minnesota,” Dogra said. “It might be best for all parties involved for him to resume his career elsewhere.”

Pittsburgh Steelers football team owner Dan Rooney arrives to attend a general session at the NFL Annual Meeting, Monday, March 23, 2015, in Phoenix. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)

“We’ve got the (medical) spotters,” said Rich McKay, president of the Atlanta Falcons and co-chairman of the committee. “They’ve got a really good vantage point, they’ve got technology in their booth, they’re communicating pretty well with our trainers and doctors and we’ve got a pretty good rhythm going there.

“It meant a lot to me as a young ski racer to compete in this event amongst some of the best ski racers in the world, and I’m hoping to have the same influence on the younger generation,” she said before leaving France.

FILE - In this Oct. 27, 2012, file photo, Army quarterback Trent Steelman looks to pass against Ball State during an NCAA college football game in West Point, N.Y. Steelman is trying out at wide receiver at the NFL football veterans combine in Tempe, Ariz. (AP Photo/Mike Groll, File)

“This group either has outdated or brief or short resumes in the NFL,” said Matt Birk, a Super Bowl-winning center who played 15 NFL seasons and now is the league’s director of football development. “This is an opportunity to bring a large pool of players together for the clubs to evaluate at once. They are fighting for their football lives and will do whatever they can to get into a camp.”