Clint Barmes

Jeff Kent rounds the bases while a member of the Giants during San Francisco's 9-1 win over the Rockies in Denver on Aug. 28, 2002. Kent missed the start of the 2002 season after being injured in a motorcycle accident, but initially claimed he had fallen while washing his pickup truck. (credit:  Brian Bahr/Getty Images)

Athletic Fibbers Are Nothing New

The cover-up can be worse than the crime. And USC cornerback Josh Shaw is far from the first sports figure to spin a bogus story to explain an injury.

08/28/2014

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