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Old 08-01-2012, 05:18 PM   #62
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Default Re: Who had the better Career Resume...Liston or Johnson

Originally Posted by Seamus View Post
Byrd was an established force at heavyweight and weighed in at 213 pounds. Langford had beaten no one yet of note in the heavyweight ranks and weighed in at 156 pounds. Johnson was, for the day, a full fledged heavyweight at 185 pounds, just 9 pounds shy of his dominating performance against Burns.

I am not denigrating Johnson for beating the Langford like a redheaded stepchild. Kudo's for him. However, for me, it is not the shining moment on a great resume when a legit heavyweight takes out a middleweight.
Liston's best win didn't even weight 200 pounds... and this is suppose to be impressive? How many HOF did Liston beat please? That comparison should go well..
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