Mike Tyson, Teddy Atlas make up

Updated: August 24, 2013, 10:58 PM ET
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Mike Tyson, in his debut as a promoter Friday night, made amends with ESPN analyst Teddy Atlas, his former trainer, as part of his steps to recover as a "vicious alcoholic," Tyson told ESPN's Todd Grisham on "Friday Night Fights."

"Life is short; I made amends with everybody," Tyson said at Turning Stone Casino in Verona, N.Y.

"I'm recovering and I'm gonna die. If I don't follow my steps, I'm useless."

Atlas had helped train Tyson, along with their common mentor, Cus D'Amato, ...

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