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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.

Jose Canseco closeup in sunglasses
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Jose Canseco -- A two-time World Series champion, Canseco admitted in 2005 to using anabolic steroid during his career and accused a vast majority of other MLB players of doing the same in his tell-all book, "Juiced: Wild Times, Rampant 'Roids, Smash Hits & How Baseball Got Big." He's since lost his home to foreclosure and been arrested on drug possession, aggravated battery and other charges.

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