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Holyfield chases past because no one will tell him no

Originally Published: November 10, 2006
By Tim Dahlberg | Associated Press

On the wall in my office is a poster of a fight that never was. Evander Holyfield and Mike Tyson were supposed to meet outdoors at Caesars Palace on Nov. 8, 1991, for the heavyweight title, but it would be five more years before they actually fought.

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I couldn't help but look at the poster the other day as I listened on the phone to the ramblings of a fighter who once was.

On the wall is a young Holyfield glaring at an even younger Tyson. On ...

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