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Armstrong's Discovery team to fend off challenges

Updated: July 1, 2005, 9:19 AM ET
By Andrew Hood | Special to ESPN.com

Not only will Lance Armstrong face strong competition from around the world in his quest for a seventh Tour de France, he also will have American rivals nipping at his heels.

Floyd Landis and Levi Leipheimer, two former teammates on the U.S. Postal Service team, line up as legitimate threats to end Armstrong's hegemony.

"I'd like to think I belong among the favorites, but it honestly won't take long to figure out," said Landis.

"I honestly don't know because I have never raced ...

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