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Fellow boxers pay tribute to Muhammad Ali

Tributes to Muhammad Ali have poured in throughout the boxing world, from those who looked up to him to those who fought against him. Names such as George Foreman, Mike Tyson, and Floyd Mayweather have all had something to say on social media about Ali’s passing. It's been said it was Rope a dope, Ali beat me with no his beauty that beat me. Most beauty I've know loved him...
Via Larry Brown Sports
June 04, 2016  |  Discuss

Elijah Holyfield trying to recruit prospects to Georgia’s Class of 2016

One of the top recruits for the Georgia Bulldogs, running back Elijah Holyfield, the son of boxing legend Evander Holyfield, is looking to help bolster the Class of 2016 in Athens ahead of National Signing Day. Holyfield has been very active on social media Monday in hopes of convincing some recruits to join him at the University of Georgia. Come help us get these rings
Via Campus Sports Net
February 01, 2016  |  Discuss

Georgia Commit Elijah Holyfield Recruiting A Large Group Of Top 2016 Players On Twitter

We have two days until National Signing Day, and coaches and commits throughout the country are scrambling to finish off their classes. Elijah Holyfield, son of boxing great Evander Holyfield, committed to Georgia back in September, and is still rock solid despite the coaching change. Today, he’s on Twitter trying to reel in some of the top available recruits to come join him in...
Via College Spun
February 01, 2016  |  Discuss

4-Star Running Back Elijah Holyfield Trims List To 5 SEC Schools, Sets Decision Date

Elijah Holyfield, son of boxer Evander Holyfield, is one of the nation’s top running backs, and today, he made a pair of huge announcements about his recruitment. The four-star, No. 5 ranked back trimmed his list to five schools, all from the SEC, and set a decision date. Holyfield revealed his five finalists to 247Sports: “Alabama – because they have had so much success in...
Via College Spun
July 23, 2015  |  Discuss

Georgia Football: 4-Star Running Back Elijah Holyfield, Son Of Boxer Evander Holyfield, No. 1 On UGA’s Board

Four-star running back Elijah Holyfield of Atlanta’s Woodward Academy is blowing up as one of the top players in the 2016 class. Holyfield, son of boxing great Evander Holyfield, has high interest in a number of top programs, including Alabama, Auburn, and Tennessee, but one team has reportedly prioritized him as the top player on their board: Georgia. Elijah Holyfield, a 4-star...
Via College Spun
July 20, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: 4 SEC Programs Will Make 4-Star RB Elijah Holyfield’s List Of Top Schools

Twitter/@MattBrennanATL Atlanta (Ga.) Woodward Academy four-star running back Elijah Holyfield is one of the top prospects at his position in the 2016 class. He holds over 30 scholarship offers, and told The Atlanta Journal-Constitution he is on the verge of cutting things down. Per the AJC’s report, Holyfield knows some of the programs that will make his shortened list: “More...
Via College Spun
July 06, 2015  |  Discuss

Mitt Romney Volunteers to Get Punched by Evander Holyfield

Did you ever have the desire to see a politician get slugged in the mouth? Well that opportunity is here if former presidential candidate Mitt Romney has his way. Romney, 68, will reportedly field punches from the former heavyweight boxing champion Evander Holyfield for a charity event. The friendliest boxing weigh-in ever: Evander Holyfield vs. Mitt Romney. pic.twitter.com/Z5flcwmmJT...
Via Sportsnaut
May 15, 2015  |  Discuss

Mike Tyson to present Evander Holyfield at Nevada Boxing Hall of Fame

The next time you are mad at someone and have a hard time getting over it, consider the case of Evander Holyfield, who once had part of his right ear bitten off by Mike Tyson during a boxing match in 1997. Not only has Holyfield forgiven Tyson, he is pleased that Tyson will present him with his induction trophy on Aug. 9 when Holyfield enters the Nevada Boxing Hall of Fame. "This...
Via Fox Sports West
July 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Former heavyweight champ Holyfield reprimanded for comments on gays

Former world heavyweight boxing champion Evander Holyfield has been reprimanded by the bosses of a British reality TV show for saying being gay ''ain't normal.'' Holyfield compared being homosexual to being born with a deformed leg, saying ''you go to a doctor and get it fixed back right.'' He also said it was ''a choice'' to be gay. The 50-year-old American made the comments during...
Via Associated Press
January 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Mike Tyson, Evander Holyfield hug it out in amazing Foot Locker ad

Foot Locker has come through with one of the best commercials you'll see in sports or anywhere.  In the spot, Cleveland Cavaliers guard Kyrie Irving looks ahead to Foot Locker's Week of Greatness by imagining what might happen when all is right in the world.  It includes Mike Tyson and Evander Holyfield hugging it out, Dennis Rodman flying to North Korea and not coming back, Brett...
Via Awful Advertisements
November 19, 2013  |  Discuss
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