Athletes who have fallen from grace

Published On: Feb 19 2013 09:40:45 AM CST   Updated On: Jun 08 2016 10:44:36 AM CDT

Tennis star Maria Sharapova, who received a two-year ban Wednesday for testing positive for the banned drug meldonium, is hardly the first athlete to have fallen from grace.

Aaron Hernandez in court
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Former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez was found guilty on April 15 of first-degree murder, unlawful possession of a firearm and unlawful possession of ammunition in the 2013 shooting death of semi-pro football player Odin Lloyd. He also faces two first-degree murder charges stemming from a double homicide in Boston in 2012.

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