Reviewing his career, Tyson tackles 20 topics

Mike Tyson's return to the ring against Saturday comes some 20 years after his pro debut. Tyson sounds off with Dan Rafael about his past, present and future.

Originally Published: June 11, 2005
By Dan Rafael | ESPN.com

WASHINGTON – Mike Tyson was 20 years old when he became the youngest heavyweight champion in history, and when he steps into the MCI Center ring Saturday night (Showtime PPV, 9 ET) to face Kevin McBride in a 10-round fight, it will mark the 20th year since his pro debut.

Tyson has been open and media friendly during the buildup to the fight and spoke with ESPN.com at length twice this week, on Monday before his final sparring session at the Nomis Boxing Community Center and while he ...

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