Originally Posted by JoeyP
I don't think he is considered by most to have been the lineal HW champ because of that fight.
I guess it also depends how a person defines establishing a new lineage once the current champ retires as Lewis did.
BTW--why is Bowe not on the list? He had more claim as a lineal champ than VK did.
lineal titles mean **** all anyways.
What kind of system puts more stock in briggs vs Foreman than Holyfield vs Tyson?