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  1. Evander Holyfield credits Boys Club for making him who is he todayRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | NOLA.com

    Evander Holyfield was a four-time heavyweight champion, a former cruiserweight champion and a bronze medalist in the 1984 Los Angeles Summer Olympics. He twice fought in The Ring Magazine's Fight of the Year and was recognized as the undisputed heavyweight and cruiserweight champion at different points in his career.

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  2. Rick Ross Posts $2 Million Bail And Walks Free From JailRead the original story

    Yesterday | WENN Blog

    Embattled rapper Rick Ross has regained his freedom after posting a $2 million bond and walking out of a Georgia jail following his arrest on kidnapping, aggravated battery and aggravated assault charges last week. The Hustlin' hitmaker and associate Nadrian L. James were taken into custody in Fayette County following an alleged fight with a groundskeeper at his property, which was previously owned by boxer Evander Holyfield.

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  3. A word for the birthday boyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Sky Sports

    ... career inside and outside the ring was derailing and in 1996 and 1997 he suffered back-to-back defeats to Evander Holyfield (in the second of which he was disqualified for the infamous ear-biting incident). Tyson built up to one last 'super-fight' ...

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  4. 5 Reasons The Georgia Bulldogs Need Elijah Holyfield "Between The Hedges"Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Dawn of the Dawg

    ... will come with some familiarity as he is the son of former heavyweight champion of the world in boxing Evander Holyfield. The younger "champ" hails from Woodward Academy in Atlanta, Georgia. He is listed as the 7th overall RB and the 17th overall ...

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  5. Tennessee Football Recruiting: Vols Top Commits, Targets to Watch at the OpeningRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | BleacherReport

    ... of the top running back prospects in the Southeast and the son of former heavyweight champion of the world Evander Holyfield. It was expected for a long time that Auburn led for his services after his older brother walked on there in the past. But ...

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  6. Mike Tyson takes a bite out of Evander Holyfield's earRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 27 | New York Daily News

    Biting off more than he could chew, Mike Tyson was disqualified for twice sinking his teeth into Evander Holyfield in the third round of last night's rematch between the two biggest money-making fighters in history. It was the kind of performance that, outside the ring, could be construed as a parole violation.

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  7. Throwback: Mike Tyson Bites Evander Holyfield's Ear In 1997 RematchRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | The Post Game

    June 28, 1997: Mike Tyson is disqualified for biting Evander Holyfield's ear in the third round of a WBA heavyweight title showdown. After Holyfield defeated Tyson by TKO on Nov. 9, 1996, to take the world heavyweight title, the stage was set for a rematch of historic proportions.

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  8. Award-Winning Host Ed Berliner Takes 'The Hard Line'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | News Max

    ... FEMA director Michael Brown, outspoken former Congressman Barney Frank and heavyweight boxing champion Evander Holyfield. Story continues below video. Newsmax TV , the new lifestyle, news, and information channel, is America's fast-growing news and ...

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  9. Wants To Know: Would You Be Willing To Pay The Price Of Fame?Read the original story

    Thursday Jun 25 | Dawg Sports

    ... Georgia of course is currently recruiting tailback Elijah Holyfield , the son of former heavyweight champ Evander Holyfield. But the younger Holyfield is a four star recruit with offers from a large portion of the SEC and ACC. And if you've seen the ...

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  10. Riddick Bowe has come full circleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | Examiner.com

    ... and as they say, the rest is history." Bowe's most memorable fight for the undisputed title against Evander Holyfield in 1992, goes down as one of the best fights of all time. Ring magazine voted it the fight of that year and the 10th round as the ...

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  11. Rose Byrd dies at age 75Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 22 | WJRT

    ... champion. She was in the corner again for her youngest son Chris, when he beat Vitali Klitchcko and later Evander Holyfield - capturing the WBO and IBF heavyweight championships. That's after she and Joe guided Chris to a silver medal at the 1992 ...

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  12. Central student finishes second in 'Youth of Year'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 21 | Columbia Daily Herald

    ... Special guests on hand included sportscaster Ernie Johnson, club alum and former heavyweight champion Evander Holyfield and club alum and Auburn University football coach Gus Malzahn. In Columbia, staff, board members, friends, family and supporters ...

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  13. Mike Tyson sounds off: He loved the Rebels and considered one legendary fighter the best of all timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 15 | The Las Vegas Sun

    Mike Tyson and Evander Holyfield exchange punches during their WBA Heavyweight match Saturday, June 28, 1997, at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas. The fight was stopped after Tyson bit Holyfield on each ear during the third round.

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  14. Bowe, Mancini head Boxing Hall of Fame's class of 2015Read the original story

    Monday Jun 15 | Boston Herald

    ... 2015. (AP photos/Heather Ainsworth) "I got my ring. I'm so happy," said Bowe, who beat undisputed champion Evander Holyfield to win the heavyweight boxing title in 1992. "I'm finally in, and guess what, I don't know what to say." A 6-foot-5, ...

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  15. Wilder stops Molina to retain WBC heavyweight world titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 14 | ABS-CBN News

    ... campus featured the first world title fights in Wilder's home state -- where past champions Joe Louis and Evander Holyfield were born. Wilder admitted he was surprised Molina, who fell to 23-3 with 17 knockouts, took him so deep into the fight. ...

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  16. 60 seconds: Anatomy of a KO, in picturesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 14 | Alabama Live

    ... left to the body by Wilder and Molina goes down. 10:13:36 p.m. Wilder looks to former heavyweight champion Evander Holyfield, an Alabama native, sitting in the front row. 10:13:48 p.m. Wilder retreats to a neutral corner and mouths "Welcome to ...

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  17. All credit to Deontay Wilder for bringing the heavyweight title homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 13 | Alabama Live

    ... the heavyweight championship belt. The late Joe Louis was the pioneer and a national hero. The retired Evander Holyfield himself came to watch, adding a little more history to this historic occasion. Every time Molina landed a power punch - and he ...

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  18. Wilder Survives Early Scare, Stops Molina In NineRead the original story

    Saturday Jun 13 | Boxing Scene

    ... included Oliver McCall-one of two former heavyweight champions in the house. The other was Alabama-born Evander Holyfield, the former cruiserweight and heavyweight king seated at ringside and wildly entertained by the action in the ring. McCall and ...

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  19. Wilder - Molina Undercard FightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 13 | Alabama Live

    Evander Holyfield watches a replay of action during a fight at Bartow Arena in Birmingham, Ala., Saturday, June 13, 2015. The fight is an undercard bout to the Deontay Wilder vs. Eric Molina WBC heavyweight title fight.

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  20. Deontay Wilder: Ive Definitely Got To Knock Him OutRead the original story

    Saturday Jun 13 | Boxing Scene

    ... is the first world title fight in Wilder's home state, which also produced past champions Joe Louis and Evander Holyfield. A victory could pave the way for bigger things - British standout Tyson Fury or Ukrainian Wladimir Klitschko, the WBA, IBO, ...

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