South African sprinter Oscar Pistorius and former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez, who both were charged with murder, finished first and second, respectively, as the most-searched athletes in the world on Google.
The calm before reality is officially here in Florida, as optimism is everywhere. Not a pulled muscle in sight; everybody in the best shape of their lives. And in some cases -- like San Francisco -- evidence that optimism is just fine, thank you.
"Game of Shadows," which centers on Barry Bonds' allegedly extensive drug regimen -- steroids, human growth hormone, insulin and more -- also undercuts Gary Sheffield's claims that he took designer steroids unwittingly.