Joe Frazier Dies: Mike Tyson Reacts To Death Of Boxing Legend

11/08/2011 04:36 pm ET | Updated Jan 08, 2012

Among the many athletes to pay their respects to former heavyweight champ Joe Frazier was another retired prizefighter.

On Tuesday, Mike Tyson tweeted about the death of boxing legend Joe Frazier, imploring fight fans to "honor Frazier by celebrating his accomplishments."

According to The Telegraph, boxing promoter Frank Warren said of Frazier, "When he was a young fella, was every bit (as good as), if not better than, Mike Tyson."

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