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  1. Evander Holyfield's son receives offer to play college football for the Oregon DucksRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    ... football for over 20 major universities Famous dad: Elijah (second from right) is the son of boxing champ Evander Holyfield (third from left, pictured with his children) In fact, the young Holyfield is so good, he has been ranked as the No. 137 ...

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  2. Son of boxing champ Evander Holyfield receives offer to play...Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    ... on Mars by 2100: SpaceX founder says we must colonise red planet or face extinction Son of boxing champ Evander Holyfield receives offer to play college football for the Oregon Ducks - and 20 other major universities Elijah Holyfield, the son of ...

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  3. Elijah Holyfield, son of boxing champ Evander Holyfield, receives offer from Oregon DucksRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The Oregonian

    ... Class of 2016 four-star running back Elijah Holyfield , son of five-time heavyweight champion of the world Evander Holyfield , tweeted Tuesday evening that he has received an offer from Oregon: Rated as the No. 137 overall recruit in the country by ...

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  4. 5 Reasons Why George Foreman Is The Greatest Boxer EverRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Rant MMA

    ... era of heavyweight boxing. Facing the likes of Muhammad Ali and Joe Frazier (twice) in the 1970s and then Evander Holyfield in the 1990s, as well as a unified champion in Michael Moorer, Foreman had to fight the elite no matter what stage of his ...

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  5. Ron Scott Stevens Steps Back In, With Renewed FocusRead the original story

    Saturday Sep 27 | Boxing Scene

    By Mitch Abramson The man who stood up to Evander Holyfield and James Toney, who once chaired one of the most powerful commissions in boxing while at the same time writing plays about gamblers and mobsters and other nefarious figures, is trying to headline again in the sport, even if he never really left. Ron Scott Stevens, the former chairman of the New York State Athletic Commission, who made headlines by putting Evander Holyfield on indefinite suspension and suspending James Toney for testing positive for a banned substance, has quietly served as a consultant for several promoters since he was surprisingly removed as chairman of the commission by the secretary of state in 2008.

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  6. Hazzarda s hiring will help boxing and MMA thrive in Atlantic CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | New York Post

    ... City. Hazzard was the commissioner in what he called "the glory days," when fights featuring Tyson, Evander Holyfield, Larry Holmes, George Foreman and Arturo Gatti filled casinos and arenas. He's also the holder of a black belt in jujitsu and ...

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  7. Aussie Bruiser Adds Roadblock to SUPER 8 TournamentRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 25 | Scoop

    ... hardest punchers in the game. Recent Heavyweight champions from the 200-pound (90.7 kilo) ranks include Evander Holyfield, David Haye, Tomasz Adamek and James Toney. Great Heavyweight Champions of the past including Joe Louis and Rocky Marciano ...

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  8. Evander Holyfield Talks The Real Deal - Mayweather Needs to Fight PacquiaoRead the original story

    Sunday Sep 21 | Examiner.com

    A legend has spoken. Four time heavyweight world champion Evander Holyfield didn't pull any punches in the ring, and he's not pulling any punches when it comes to Floyd Mayweather .

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  9. Horn: After storied, controversial career, Mike Tyson finds himself in unexpected vocationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | Dallas Morning News

    Former boxer Mike Tyson inducts Evander Holyfield into the Nevada Boxing Hall of Fame at the second annual induction gala at the New Tropicana Las Vegas on August 9, 2014 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Mike Tyson is ticketed to head to Monaco for a royal performance of his one-man show Undisputed Truth .

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  10. Tyson helps motorcycle crash victim in Las VegasRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 23 | ABS-CBN News

    ... after he was paroled from prison. Still his career has never been the same. In 1997, he bit off a chunk of Evander Holyfield during a fight.

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  11. Mike Tyson assists victim of motorcycle crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 23 | New York Daily News

    ... good deed, he just took off." Tyson is known for his bizarre behavior - including biting off a chunk of Evander Holyfield's ear in 1997 - but he appears to have acted quickly and responsibly in this instance. Chesley was so grateful for Mike's help, ...

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  12. Mike Tyson Stops Traffic To Help Motorcycle Crash Victim In Las VegasRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 22 | ContactMusic.com

    ... 48 year-old former fighter, who has made a career out of bizarre incidents, including biting the ear of Evander Holyfield in their 1997 clash, appears to be as good at helping people as he is at hurting them. As a result of the crash, Chelsey told ...

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  13. Evander Holyfield Talks The Real Deal - Mayweather Needs to Fight PacquiaoRead the original story

    Sunday Sep 21 | Examiner.com

    A legend has spoken. Four time heavyweight world champion Evander Holyfield didn't pull any punches in the ring, and he's not pulling any punches when it comes to Floyd Mayweather .

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  14. Evander Holyfield Says That He Didn't Make Comments About Floyd...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 18 | International Business Times

    Evander Holyfield clarifies the news about him making comments about Floyd Mayweather fighting with Manny Pacquiao. The retired professional American boxer said that he never made any statements urging the unbeaten American boxer to fight the eight-division Filipino world champion.

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  15. AP SportlightRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 18 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... Bosch Spark Plug Grand Prix to become the first rookie to win the Indy car PPG Cup championship. 1998 - Evander Holyfield wins a unanimous decision over Vaughn Bean to retain his IBF and WBA heavyweight titles before 41,357 at Atlanta's Georgia ...

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  16. Khan: Tyson's Eyes Lit Up When Maidana Bit MayweatherRead the original story

    Monday Sep 15 | Boxing Scene

    ... because you're risking somebody's life." Khan was sitting near Mike Tyson, who famously bit a chunk of Evander Holyfield's ear off during their world heavyweight title clash in 1997. Argentina's Maidana denied sinking his teeth into Mayweather's ...

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  17. Floyd Mayweather's bout with Marcos Maidana marred by a bite but...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 14 | Daily Mail

    ... villain and the victim of the ring's most infamous biting incident. When Mike Tyson gnawed a chunk out of Evander Holyfield's ear he was pilloried for defacing not only his heavyweight nemesis but the hard old game itself - and Khan knows that ...

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  18. Parker to headline Hamilton show in DecemberRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 14 | Stuff.co.nz

    ... 'Fast Fres', and handing him his first loss. From there he went on to fight Chris Byrd, John Ruiz and Evander Holyfield, and most recently fought Uzbekistani boxer Ruslan Chagaev in July. Parker's trainer Kevin Barry, speaking to Fairfax NZ from Las ...

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  19. VIDEO: Did Marcos Maidana bite Floyd Mayweather during their bout?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 14 | The Independent

    ... in the very same ring as Tyson-Holyfield II 17 years ago, the MGM Grand in Las Vegas. Mike Tyson who bit Evander Holyfield's ear in their heavyweight contest then, was watching from ringside last night. Mayweather, who nullified the threat of ...

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  20. Marcos Maidana bites Floyd Mayweather Jr: Luis Suarez features in other scandalRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 14 | Daily Mail

    ... to win' Tyson brought biting scandals to a whole new level in his world heavyweight rematch against Evander Holyfield. The controversial star bit a chunk out of Holyfield's ear and was disqualified. Speaking to Oprah Winfrey in 2009, Tyson said ...

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