posted on Feb, 17 2004 @ 03:33 PM
George Foreman has reached a $20 Million deal to return to boxing. Foreman said last week that he is interest in fighting again, if he can lose 50
pounds, to show young people that there's no reason to fear getting older.
Foreman hasn't fought since 1997 when he lost his heavyweight title to Shannon Briggs. He has spent his time since as a TV pitchman and boxing
"George said he wants to come back to fight again, so what I'm doing is calling him out," King said in a telephone interview. "He has the power,
boy, he's rewriting history books."
Foreman would have to get himself into shape, King said, but he didn't expect the former heavyweight champion to have a problem finding a state
that would license him to fight.
[Edited on 2/17/2004 by Ben]