Evander Holyfield Talks Faith and Forgiving Mike Tyson for the Famous Ear-Biting Incident

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Four-time world heavyweight champion boxer, Evander Holyfield, has opened up about how his faith in Jesus Christ helped him overcome a number of struggles over the course of his life.''

Still the only man to have won the undisputed championship in two weight classes, Holyfield eventually garnered the nickname "The Real Deal." But things haven't always been plain sailing for the athlete.

Despite his tremendous athletic success, Holyfield has experienced financial ruin and even doping allegations. But though his career has been storied, his faith, he says, has remained an anchor through it all.

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