Boxing: 10 Fighters Who Should Walk Away

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Boxing: 10 Fighters Who Should Walk Away
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Evander Holyfield has become the poster-child for guys who hung on waaaaaaaaay too long.

Boxing is a brutal business.

Fighters often spend years in training hoping to seize on that one special moment that defines their career and makes them a star. Often times fighters don't see when that star has faded and fight on well past their prime, putting both their legacy and health in jeopardy.

The following is the top 10 fighters who have achieved this dubious distinction.

Believe me, it's not that we don't want you around anymore—though we don't—it's that we are really truly worried about you. Boxing is a violent sport and you've accomplished all you are likely to accomplish. Please go now with your health relatively intact and enjoy retirement. 

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