An American MMA fighter, Kimbo Slice became an Internet sensation for his unsanctioned street fights. One particular fight versus Boston police officer Sean Gannon gained popularity online and propelled both men into professional MMA careers.
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Kimbo was a star football player in high school but went on to the University of Miami on academic scholarship and did not play football.
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