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Muhammad Ali

Cassius Clay (Muhammad Ali) flies around the ring after beating Sonny Liston in the seventh round of the World Heavyweight Title bout in Miami Beach, Florida, USA. It was during these scenes that Clay claimed, 'I am the Greatest' and 'I shook up the World'. Mandatory Credit: Allsport Hulton/Archive/Getty

50 Years Later, Cassius Clay Vs. Sonny Liston Still Captures The Imagination

When a young boxer named Cassius Clay walked into the ring on Miami Beach; few gave him much of a chance against the heavyweight champion of the world. By the time he left the ring, Cassius Clay was well on his way to becoming arguably the greatest boxer in history.

97.1 The Ticket–02/24/2014

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

HOUSTON, UNITED STATES: The Washington Wizards Michael Jordan runs the court for the first time since being sidelined with knee problems, in Thursday's game against the Houston Rockets in Houston, Texas, at the Compaq Center 06 December 2001. AFP PHOTO/James NIELSEN (Photo credit should read JAMES NIELSEN/AFP/Getty Images)

Three Biggest Examples Of Truly Great Athletes Who Stuck Around Too Long

Roger Clemens, steroids controversy aside, was the greatest pitcher I have seen.

97.1 The Ticket–08/21/2012

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