Being Tommy Morrison's son

Why Trey Lippe is following his father's footsteps into the boxing ring

Updated: May 23, 2014, 3:12 PM ET
By Elizabeth Merrill | ESPN.com

MIAMI, Okla. -- His daddy's life was violent, disturbing and R-rated, and that was on a normal day, but Trey Lippe's mom swore their son would live an average boy's life. He'd play with Transformers, run through the aisles of Wal-Mart looking for Ninja Turtles and toss footballs in a fenced yard. He'd carry her name, to keep him safely out of the public eye. But ultimately that didn't matter because his daddy was Tommy Morrison. When Morrison was diagnosed with HIV, a group of parents wanted to ...

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