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LANCE ARMSTRONG RUMORS

JJ Watt forgets which Armstrong walked on the moon

Quick! Who was the first person to walk on the moon? It may seem like an easy question now, but for Houston Texans superstar JJ Watt, it turns out to not be so simple, especially when put on the spot. In an all-to-brief clip, teammates Shane Lechler and Garrett Graham join Watt to answer question to see if they are smarter than their Harvard-alum quarterback, Ryan Fitzpatrick. It...
Via Fox Sports Southwest
5 hours ago  |  Discuss

Armstrong barred from South Carolina ride

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) USA Cycling says Lance Armstrong can't ride in a South Carolina event this weekend with several of his former U.S. Postal Service teammates. Armstrong had hoped to ride with George Hincapie and several other former teammates at the non-competitive ride that bears Hincapie's name. But because the ride is still authorized by USA Cycling, Armstrong can'...
Via AP on Fox
1 day ago  |  Discuss

UCI report on doping, Armstrong due within months

PONFERRADA, Spain (AP) The International Cycling Union says an independent panel investigating the sport's doping history should report early next year. Lance Armstrong met in May with the three-man group which is studying how doping happened from 1998-2013, and if previous UCI leadership helped the American rider's teams avoid scrutiny. The UCI's management committee...
Via AP on Fox
29 days ago  |  Discuss

Lance Armstrong says he was singled out because he was mean

Lance Armstrong feels like he was singled out and would not have been stripped of his seven Tour de France titles if he hadn’t fought back so hard against those who accused him of cheating. “If we’re gonna be honest, then just say ‘He’s an a——. We had to go after him. He tested positive for being the biggest a—— in the world.’ Fair. I can live with that,”...
Via Sports-Glory
December 12, 2013  |  19 Comments

Armstrong alleges doping cover-up

Lance Armstrong claims former UCI president Hein Verbuggen instigated a cover-up of his doping at the 1999 Tour de France. Armstrong tells Britain's Daily Mail newspaper that Verbruggen insisted "we've got to come up with something" to explain his positive tests for a banned corticosteroid. Cycling's governing body, the UCI, accepted Armstrong's backdated...
Via AP on Fox
November 18, 2013  |  Discuss

Greg LeMond: Lance Armstrong 'top 30 at best' without using dope

Former cyclist Greg LeMond went on the air for an interview with CNN's Anderson Cooper Monday night and proceeded to say some damning things about former rival Lance Armstrong. Of course, damning evidence and testimony is nothing new for the maligned Armstrong, whose reputation has taken an unrecoverable hit since admitting to doping in January.  Nonetheless, LeMond'...
Via Bush League Chronicle
October 21, 2013  |  16 Comments

Judge allows lawsuit vs. Armstrong

A Texas judge has refused Lance Armstrong's request to dismiss an insurance company's lawsuit seeking $3 million in bonuses it paid him from 1999 to 2001, and an attorney for the company said Tuesday he'll move quickly to question the cyclist under oath. Nebraska-based Acceptance Insurance Holdings had a contract with Armstrong to pay bonuses for winning the Tour de...
Via AP on Fox
July 09, 2013  |  Discuss
WOULDA COULDA SHOULDA?

Lance could have saved Tour wins?

Had Lance Armstrong cooperated with the USADA's investigation, he apparently only would have been stripped of two of his record seven Tour de France titles.

Via Midwest Sports Fans
April 25, 2013  |  Discuss
THE TROUBLES CONTINUE

Armstrong facing criminal charges

Lance Armstrong has had a tough year and it's getting tougher as he is reportedly being investigated for possible criminal charges in Spain. 

Via Los That Sports Blog
March 26, 2013  |  Discuss
DOWNWARD SPIRAL

Report: Armstrong under investigation

Disgraced cyclist Lance Armstrong reportedly is now under investigation by the federal government for obstruction, witness tampering, and intimidation.

Via No Guts, No Glory
February 06, 2013  |  Discuss
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