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EVANDER HOLYFIELD RUMORS

RB Elijah Holyfield to consider 4 SEC schools

Athletic prowess apparently runs in the Holyfield family. We all remember former heavyweight boxing champ Evander Holyfield, mostly for losing part of his ear to a hungry Mike Tyson. But now, it’s Holyfield’s son, Elijah, who is making news in the sports world as one of the top running back prospects in the class of 2016. The four-star recruit from Woodward Academy in Atlanta...
Via Campus Sports Net
2 days ago  |  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
3 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Evander Holyfield Takes A Dive Against Mitt Romney

Friday night former presidential candidate Mitt Romney (68) faced off against former heavyweight champion Evander Holyfield (52) for a charity boxing match. Hmmm...a politician against a champion boxer. Any guesses as to how this should go? Yeah--Holyfield should finish good ole Mitt off in about 20 seconds. Instead the whole thing lasted a couple of rounds before Mitt through in...
Via FatManWriting
May 17, 2015  |  Discuss

What To Expect From Mitt Romney Vs Evander Holyfield

A friend was wondering what I think about Mitt Romney vs Evander Holyfield this weekend. I am, after all,  a boxing writer who also has written about politics. You’d think I might have something interesting to say. In reality: Probably not. I think: It will not be a real boxing match. Not that anyone with half a brain’s expecting that. But if you’ve seen any boxing matches...
Via Bloguin Best
May 15, 2015  |  Discuss

Mitt Romney Set to Fight Evander Holyfield, Says He'll Stay Away From Ears

Forget Mayweather vs. Pacquiao, this is the fight no one expected to happen. Former presidential candidate Mitt Romney is stepping in the...
Via Athlon Sports
May 15, 2015  |  Discuss

Three keys to victory for Mayweather vs Pacquaio

In just over two weeks, Manny “Pacman” Pacquiao and Floyd “Money” Mayweather step into the ring in arguably the most anticipated boxing match since Mike Tyson vs. Evander Holyfield. Numerous boxing records will be shattered as the world tunes in on May 2 to see which fighter finally establishes himself as the best of this generation. The WBA, WBC, WBO, and Ring Magazine welterweight...
Via isportsweb.com
April 16, 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 AP on Fox
January 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Holyfield makes homophobic comments on 'UK Big Brother'

Evander Holyfield told Luisa Zissman that being gay a 'choice' that can be fixed...like being born handicapped on "UK Celebrity Big Brother." Evander is on "UK Celebrity Big Brother" because...he reportedly has IRS and alimony problems. Bright man.Turn volume up.TMZ adds:Zissman respectfully disagreed with Evander ... and it seemed the two were ready to move on with their lives ...
Via Bob's Blitz
January 06, 2014  |  Discuss
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