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Athletes who have fallen from grace

Published On: Feb 19 2013 07:40:45 AM PST   Updated On: Feb 14 2014 04:01:16 AM PST

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.

Lenny Dykstra blurb
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Lenny Dykstra -- A former New York Mets outfielder who became a successful self-taught investor, Dykstra was sentenced in March 2012 to three years in prison on grand theft auto charges. Later that year, the feds tacked on another six and a half months in custody on bankruptcy fraud, money laundering and other charges.

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