10 Pro Athletes Who Ended Up in the Poor House

You are here

10 Pro Athletes Who Ended Up in the Poor House

These athletes once had millions—and then lost it all.

Mike Tyson may have taken a bite out of his ear in 1997, but Evander's been taking a bite out his own checking account ever since. Though Holyfield earned over $230 million during the course of his career, the former heavyweight champion, who once purchased a 109-room mansion, is pretty broke. Oh…and the mansion was repossessed and auctioned off last year. His shortcomings? Child support. Reports surfaced last year than Holyfield still owed a whopping $327,858.

Topics: 

Want more Men's Fitness?

Sign Up for our newsletters now.

more galleries

  • Take a Trip
    Celebrate the 100-year-anniversary of the National Park Service.
  • Gear Up
    9 pieces of compression gear to speed muscle recovery.
  • Mother's Day
    Our gift guide has options for every budget and every type of mom.
  • Save Your Skin
    The 12 best summer grooming essentials for your face and body.