Wilder, a Tuscaloosa, Ala., native who didn't start fighting until he was 21, is the last American boxer to medal in an Olympics. He won bronze in Beijing in 2008.
Deontay Wilder hopes a win over Tyson Fury will help him, heavyweight division.
Deontay Wilder said he would come to MMA to fight Brock Lesnar, winning by knockout or submission.
Deontay Wilder defended his heavyweight title with a surprisingly difficult 9th-round knockout of Eric Molina on Saturday night in Birmingham, Alabama. Now, Wilder must earn respect if he wants to be great.