Originally Posted by lufcrazy
I think Spinks achievement of being the best LHW and HW is very great but I also think it's a tad overrated because it's the first official time. Guys like charles, bivins, tunney, langford, and fitz have all done it as well.
What I'm trying to say is that the credit Spinks gets is deserved, but those I listed deserve the same amount of credit for the feat as well.
Well said. Charles and Tunney fit specially well considering they fought older versions of the champs. But as McGrain mentioned, Tunney's task was easier when you consider Dempsey's deterioration and the fact that he was a swarmer.