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Athletes who have fallen from grace

Published On: Feb 19 2013 09:40:45 AM CST   Updated On: Feb 14 2014 06:01:16 AM CST

A year to the day after he killed his girlfriend, South African "blade runner" Oscar Pistorius broke his silence Friday, describing her death as a "devastating accident." Take a look at some other athletes who have fallen from grace.

Mark McGwire testifies before Congress
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Mark McGwire: Steroids was the self-destructive drug of choice for a number of major league baseball players, including Mark McGwire. In 2010, the first baseman for the Oakland Athletics and St. Louis Cardinals finally admitted using performance-enhancing drugs during his career.

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