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Shaun Assael, ESPN Senior Writer
Jan 4, 2010, 03:19 PM ET
• Senior writer for ESPN The Magazine and ESPN.com
• New York Times best-selling author. New book in 2016: "The Murder of Sonny Liston: Las Vegas, Heroin & Heavyweights."
This article appears in the Jan. 11 issue of ESPN The Magazine.