Multiplatform commentator for ESPN and former SI senior writer
USADA was "riding roughshod on slippery rules and sketchy standards," and "all [its] evidence, is based on testimony, not tests"
—ESPN.com, Sept. 4, 2012
Had just written strident repudiation of Joe Paterno—like Armstrong, the subject of a Reilly SI Sportsman of the Year profile
BUT STILL ...
Federal judge ruled USADA protocols "sufficient, if applied reasonably, to satisfy due process"; beyond testimony of 11 former teammates, report contains extensive analytic evidence
New Yorker writer and author of human behavioral best sellers The Tipping Point and Blink