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Mike Tyson elbows fan who gets too touchy at Mayweather-Pacquiao weigh-in (Video)

Mike Tyson elbowed a guy in the chest who got too touchy with him during the weigh-in for Saturday night's fight between Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao.The guy didn't bother asking Tyson for a photo before putting his arm around him and posing for the camera. How rude is that? He's lucky Tyson didn't bite a piece of his ear off. After looking at the video, it seems the man...
Via Holdout Sports
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Mike Tyson rips Mayweather: ‘He’s a very small, scared man’

Like most others, former heavyweight champion Mike Tyson is anticipating an exciting fight between Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Manny Pacquiao. While Iron Mike seems unwilling to commit to a prediction for the bout, it is obvious he is rooting for Pacquiao. During an interview with Undisputed Champion Network on Wednesday, Tyson was asked for his...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Jamie Foxx: Martin Scorsese to direct Mike Tyson biopic

Back in August, news broke that Jamie Foxx that he would be playing Mike Tyson in an upcoming biopic. That project apparently just added a big load of ammunition. During an appearance with “The Breakfast Club” on New York’s Power 105, Foxx said that he and Tyson had just taken a meeting at Paramount regarding the film and Martin Scorsese was set to be the director. Unless...
Via Awful Announcing
March 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Jamie Foxx confirms role in Scorsese biopic on Mike Tyson

Jamie Foxx, Mike Tyson and Martin Scorsese are officially collaborating on a movie project on the life of Iron Mike. Giddiness abounds. The post Jamie Foxx Confirms His Role In The Mike Tyson Biopic Produced By Martin Scorsese appeared first on The Sports Fan Journal.
Via The Sports Fan Journal
March 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Mike Tyson gives the edge to Pacquiao over Mayweather?

Former heavyweight boxing champ Mike Tyson has become a caricature of his former intimidating self… but we soon forget… the man knows his boxing (after all, he used to be the best pound-for-pound fighter in the business not long ago, ya know?) Tyson weighed in on the upcoming Floyd Mayweather – Manny Pacquiao fight with a very insightful take… “Floyd doesn’t throw nowhere...
Via Low Brow Sports
March 07, 2015  |  Discuss

Mike Tyson’s Punch-Out! Boxing’s most racist video game

Punch-Out might be one of the best combat sports games ever created and it might also be one of the most racist. The post Mike Tyson’s Punch-Out!: Boxing’s Most Racist Video Game appeared first on The Sports Fan Journal.
Via The Sports Fan Journal
March 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Mike Tyson confronted Michael Jordan over Robin Givens

Mike Tyson’s longtime friend and manager Rory Holloway has written a book about the legendary boxer that contains some great anecdotes, including one about the time Tyson confronted Michael Jordan about a woman. Holloway’s “Taming the beast: The untold story of Mike Tyson” talks about the time Iron Mike had dinner with several Chicago sports...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
January 05, 2015  |  Discuss

Watch Mike Tyson TKO Mike Tyson in Punch-Out!!

So what happens when the real Mike Tyson takes on himself in the classic NES video game that features none other than himself as the boss? We’d find out when ‘Kid Dynamite’ stopped by The Tonight Show With Jimmy Fallon to promote his new Warner Bros. animated series. It’s not even up for debate, Mike Tyson’s Punch Out!! is the best boxing video game for any console,...
Via Fight Booth
October 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Mike Tyson takes on himself in 'Mike Tyson's Punch-Out' (Video)

On Tuesday night's episode of The Tonight Show, Jimmy Fallon persuaded retired heavyweight boxing champion Mike Tyson to fight himself in the classic Nintendo video game "Mike Tyson's Punch-Out".Unfortunately, Mike lost in a first round TKO to the "Dynamite Kid". He didn't follow the pattern. He should have started out by covering his head, then throw uppercuts after dodging the...
Via Holdout Sports
October 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Mike Tyson helped motorcycle crash victim ‘like a superhero’

When 29-year-old Ryan Chesley crashed his motorcycle last week on Interstate 15 in Las Vegas, he couldn’t believe who he saw while he was trying to make sense of everything that had just happened. One of the first people to come to Chesley’s aid was none other than Mike Tyson. Chesley crashed his motorcycle at […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
September 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Mike Tyson assists injured motorcycle rider in Vegas crash

Retired boxer Mike Tyson came to the rescue of an injured motorcycle rider who crashed on a Las Vegas interstate last night.29-year-old Ryan Chesley went flying off his motorcycle on Interstate 15 at around 9:30pm when a taxi cut him off. Tyson slammed on his brakes and stopped traffic to tend to Chesley, keeping him calm until the paramedics arrived.Chesley suffered broken bones...
Via Holdout Sports
September 23, 2014  |  Discuss

WATCH: Mike Tyson throws opening pitch at PNC Park

‘Kid Dynamite’ was in town last night to throw out the ceremonial first pitch before the hometown Pittsburgh Pirates took on the Milwaukee Brewers in a early season NL Central match up under the lights in PNC Park. This was part of Tyson’s promotional tour in Pittsburgh ahead of his Friday night Iron Mike Productions fight card (you can catch on Showtime starting at 10:45 p...
Via Fight Booth
April 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Jimmy Fallon collects $100 on bet with Joe Namath and Mike Tyson (Video)

NFL legend Joe Namath and retired boxer Mike Tyson were among friends who Jimmy Fallon collected from on a $100 bet during his first episode as host of The Tonight Show on Monday night. As Jimmy Fallon sat behind the desk for the first time as host, Fallon said "To my buddy, who said I'd never be the host of the Tonight Show, and you know who you are, you owe me 100 bucks...
Via Holdout Sports
February 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Mike Tyson Looks to Change Boxing with “FNF” Card

The state of boxing will change if Mike Tyson can help it. That is the promise of the former heavyweight champion’s promotion company Iron Mike Productions. Tyson, along with Warriors Boxing and 8 Count Productions will make good on the promise on the February 7th edition of ESPN’s Friday Night... Read More...
Via Outside Analysis
February 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Jonathan Gonzalez Out of “FNF” Card

Jonathan “Mantequilla” Gonzalez (17-0, 14 KOs) was set to headline ESPN’s Friday Night Fights against Norberto Gonzalez (20-2, 13 KOs) on February 7. After a suffering a muscle injury during a sparring session, the undefeated super middleweight contender was forced to withdraw from the bout. The injury to Jonathan Gonzalez... Read More...
Via Outside Analysis
January 31, 2014  |  Discuss

Mike Tyson Banned From Britain

Mike Tyson has canceled promotional appearances in London. He canceled them because his criminal past makes it against the law for him to enter Britain. Tyson was scheduled to be in London this week. The promotional tour is for his autobiography “Undisputed Truth”. Tyson’s publisher, Haper Collins U.K. said Tuesday that they were “unaware” of the changes to the immigration...
Via Universal Takeover Sports Network
December 10, 2013  |  Discuss

Here’s an adorable photograph of Mike Tyson kissing a baby — that is all (photo)

See… Babies love me! pic.twitter.com/zQNwYoELKS — Mike Tyson (@MikeTyson) December 5, 2013 Who would have ever thought a photograph featuring Mike Tyson could be described as “adorable”? Not me, so I guess it’s time for me to fade off into Bolivian. And Mike, if it is any consolation, we all love you, dude. [H/T For […]The post Here’s an adorable photograph of Mike...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
December 06, 2013  |  Discuss
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