Originally Posted by WladimirK
Yeah.. D'amato and Rooney gave him the direction he needed. It was a downward spiral when they were gone. I always thought Mike Tyson wasn't a bad person, but he really couldn't handle success, or even life itself, without the right people around him supporting.
But Tyson 85-90 was something boxing never saw before or after.
Because he's in your avatar, Tyson is what Balotelli is. All talent, no elite skill.