Buster Douglas Shocked The World, And Then He Got Fat And Happy

25 years ago today, Buster Douglas shocked the world and knocked out Mike Tyson, becoming the heavyweight champion of the world. This profile appeared in Sports Illustrated three years later, after Douglas had lost his title to Evander Holyfield. It has been reprinted here with the author's permission. »2/11/15 1:40pm2/11/15 1:40pm

Mike Tyson Talks About Sex In Jail And Florence Henderson

Mike Tyson stopped by The Arsenio Hall Show this week. Tyson and Hall talked about partying, life in jail—Tyson had more experience than Hall for that one—and how one of Tyson's prosecutors came to see his one-man show, Mike Tyson: Undisputed Truth. Having sex in jail also came up. "I was very fortunate," Tyson said.… »11/29/13 1:08pm11/29/13 1:08pm

"That Moment Before It Starts When You're Scared": Tyson In His Prime

Before he became the main attraction at the freak show, and before he became a kitsch icon, Mike Tyson was the youngest heavyweight champion in history, and a fighter of seemingly limitless promise. There was no way to know it at the time, but when Pete Dexter wrote the story below, he was capturing the champion at… »11/11/13 12:07pm11/11/13 12:07pm

Mike Tyson And Evander Holyfield Reminisce About The Biting Incident

On Tuesday, we got to watch Mike Tyson play Punch Out for (maybe) the first time ever, but here we have some far more interesting footage from Fox Sports 1's upcoming series about the former heavyweight boxer's life: Mike Tyson and Evander Holyfield sitting around like a couple of old pals and fondly remembering the… »8/22/13 11:35am8/22/13 11:35am

Here's Mike Tyson Playing Punch-Out!! For The First Time, Maybe

Mike Tyson's had a major presence on Fox Sports 1 in the nascent network's first few days, and last night he took part in a bit where he claimed to play his eponymous NES game for the first time—though he told TMZ last month that he "sucked" at the game. We're shocked at the idea a Fox network might have lied to its… »8/20/13 12:40pm8/20/13 12:40pm