Joe Frazier

Referee Lane Mills (L) steps in as Evander Holyfield (R) reacts after Mike Tyson bit his ear in the third round.

5 Defining Moments In Boxing Over The Past 50 Years

Every sport has those memorable moments that define it forever. These 5 moments changed boxing, for better or worse.

04/16/2015

Riddick Bowe and Evander Holyfield trade blows during a bout in Las Vegas, Nevada.

5 Of Boxing’s Greatest Title Fights Ever

Champions are made well before the title fight. But anything can happen in the ring. These are 5 of boxing’s greatest world championship matches.

04/08/2015

Keidel: Final Bell Sounds For Famed Boxer Ken Norton

Before other sports matched the money and none of the danger, boxing was must-watch theater, a distillation of the rags-to-riches narrative that personified the American Dream. And Ken Norton was Exhibit A.

09/19/2013

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Terry Foster: Frazier Painted Unfairly As A Villain

As a child growing up in racially polarized Detroit, I always believed Ali was our champion and Frazier was the white man’s champion.

CBS Detroit–11/08/2011

In this undated file photo, boxer Joe Frazier poses for a photo. (AP)

Boxing Great Joe Frazier Succumbs To Cancer

“The world has lost a great Champion. I will always remember Joe with respect and admiration. My sympathy goes out to his family and loved ones.” — Muhammad Ali, who had three memorable fights against Frazier.

97.1 The Ticket–11/08/2011