publication date: Monday, November 26, 2007 (part of Round XXXII)

category: Sports

clue: It's easy to lose your edge during the off season, but you'd have to be a dope to end your playing career any other way.

explanation: Ullrich was a top cyclist who retired after revelations of doping during the Tour de France. He was notorious for getting out of shape between seasons. more…

solved by: Russ Wilhelm, Steve West, Mike Rothstein, Steve Dunn, Amy Austin, Elliot Farney, Tony Peters, Walter Chesser, Mihai Rusu, Greg Bair, Jim Kraus, Allison Bair, and Jason Evans

trivia: Scott originally created this goo for the tournament at the end of Round XXXI, but decided it wasn't difficult enough.


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