5. The Case Against Lance Armstrong

The 7-time Tour de France champ faces new allegations

Dec 26, 2011
Outside Magazine

The year didn’t start off that well for Lance Armstrong. Sports Illustrated published a heavily reported, 6,000-word story in January detailing old and new allegations that the cyclist used performance-enhancing drugs on his way to Tour de France victories. It got worse. In May, ex-teammate Tyler Hamilton told 60 Minutes that he saw Lance inject EPO. Things didn’t exactly resolve themselves when the two men crossed paths in Aspen. Now, the world is waiting to see whether agent Jeff Novitzky and crew will have the cyclist indicted.

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