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Old 06-30-2012, 03:55 PM   #15
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Default Re: Sam Langford vs James Jeffries 1910

In 1910, the 6' tall Jefries weighed around 220 on a good day and had the flesh hanging off him. If Johnson hadn't stopped him, he would've collapsed from heat-stroke.

Sam fought guys who were just as big as Jeffries and in way better shape than the 1910 version. He would've moided Jeff in five or six rounds. In fact, Tommy Burns and Philadelphia Jack O'Brien would've made that model look like the tired old man he was.

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