Is Lance Armstrong on the road to redemption?
Peter Johnson, Jr. weighs in
- Duration 3:28
- Date Jan 15, 2013
Peter Johnson, Jr. weighs in
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New details just out this morning Oprah Winfrey now saying the former cyclist Lance Armstrong did not come clean in quote the manner she was expecting.
Saying she will leave it up to the viewers to decide what he's saying but if Armstrong indeed -- performance enhancing drugs for the last decade will there be any legal fallout let's talk to a guy who's an expert at.
Legal fallout Peter Johnson here -- what is the legal fallout the legal fallout is that they tried to indict him earlier the federal government.
Walked away from -- the US Anti Doping Agency is very angry.
At him they want to suck his blood even when he wants to.
Fess up to it right he wants to say I wanna go back and yet -- athlete right I saw that film mr.
Babbitt on this morning truth you lose one of the great tri athlete.
He was -- -- from get back.
Into the tri athlete competition.
The real issue is Steve is he going to be a victim -- -- hostage of the five law firms that he's paying at this point.
Or is he gonna -- to be great in the same way that he conquered cancer I'd -- cancer -- well at age nineteen.
I wish I had a role model like him when I was fighting it.
He can turn his life for Iran will be be forgiven I don't know I think is a Christian I have an obligation to forgiven.
Will be forgotten what will be do it is like -- take small steps and or will he say yeah I really screwed up kids don't do this -- to change my life in fact I got a hundred million dollars left.
-- -- ninety million of it to live strong.
I'm gonna turn my life around what's he gonna do to save the American people you can't cheat you can't lie and win.
So if Oprah says he did not come clean in the -- that she expected but apparently he did you know reportedly yesterday.
Before he sat down with Oprah.
He went to the live strong foundation again and it was apparently a tearful meeting where yes -- I'm sorry that what I have done is brought.
You know trouble for this particular charity and -- foundation which is -- for many years.
If if if he comes clean in some measure we have to watch the interview for ourselves tomorrow night.
And says I'm sorry.
And you say some people will forgive him but a lot of people are always to remember Peter.
He was -- -- facing jeopardy been coming clean will become clean all the way -- federal investigation be opened again.
Will the US Postal Service.
Take back the sponsorship money does he -- every buddy how does he say.
The other guys were doing that they were wrong the sponsors know about it.
They were wrong the association knew about it they were wrong what does he do right exactly go -- -- to fifty years to live well and.
Here's the thing apparently this is all part of it an effort to restore his image what he wants is like Houston said earlier to be able to compete at these super elite try -- -- yet so the question is.
Will be anti doping association which has instituted a lifetime ban against him.
Would they ever change their mind -- -- clean now and under their roles under their roles if -- rat somebody else out we can put you back.
And allow you to compete Khomeini -- from what may be but does he restore his life right -- again.
Become a new transformed image a hero for America from being a liar.
Lance Armstrong let's see what he says -- for us tomorrow all right Peter thank you Steve.