VERIFY Fact Check |

Yes, COVID toes are a real condition

Coronavirus

Transgender women's advantage in sports is inconclusive due to lack of data

Sports

Yes, NFL players can be fined for violating COVID-19 protocols

Sports

VERIFY Weekly: The NFL and COVID-19 vaccine policies

Sports

Yes, some NFL teams have COVID-19 vaccination policies for fans

Sports

VERIFY Weekly: Olympic medals, US women's soccer pay and NIL

Sports

Yes, Olympians from some countries get paid more than US athletes for winning medals

Olympics

Yes, fans can be required to wear masks at sporting events

Sports

VERIFY Weekly: Simone Biles and Olympic gymnastics

Olympics

No, US gymnasts don't automatically replace Simone Biles in Olympic events she withdraws from

Olympics

Yes, gymnastics changed its scoring system 15 years ago and eliminated the ‘perfect 10’

Olympics

No, NFL players don’t have to be vaccinated but there are stricter rules for unvaccinated players

Sports

No, Tom Brady didn’t play catch with a football throwing machine

Sports

Yes, Olympic silver medalist Rayssa Leal starred in a 2015 viral Vine

Olympics

Yes, the bed frames at the Olympic Village are made from cardboard but they aren’t ‘anti-sex’

Olympics

No, athletes who test positive for COVID-19 at the Olympics cannot compete in the games

Olympics