Boxing legend Joe Frazier dies after fight with cancer

Boxing legend Joe Frazier poses for a portrait Thursday, April 2, 2009 in New York. (AP Photo/Jeff Christensen)

November 7, 2011 12:00:00 AM PST
He beat Muhammad Ali in the Fight of the Century, battled him nearly to the death in the Thrilla in Manila. Then Joe Frazier spent the rest of his life trying to fight his way out of Ali's shadow.