Marion Jones' Fall from Grace
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John Hoberman is a sports historian who follows doping scandals. He was surprised by Jones' admission, but not for the reasons you might think of.
JOHN HOBERMAN: It is time to recognize that many of the athletes, who were held up to the sporting public as role models, inhabit an ethics-free zone where anything goes on behalf of boosting their performances and the careers they make possible.
NORRIS: John Hoberman is the author of "Testosterone Dreams." He's a professor at the University of Texas.
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