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Old 08-14-2012, 09:53 AM   #7
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Default Re: Could Tyrell Biggs been a good pro?

Originally Posted by Senor Pepe' View Post
Tyrell Biggs,

Good fighter, who was rushed into a bout with 'Iron' Mike Tyson.

Was only 26 1/2 when fought for the Heavyweight Championship
on October 16, 1987.

And, only had '15-bouts', 15-0-0 (10 KO's).

Another '6' bouts and 18 months, wouldn't have hurt, only helped.

They should have picked his opponents, by using a little 'wit'.

But, the 'nose candy' problem was getting out-of-control.
I remember reading an interview with Lou Duva who said they rushed into the Tyson bout to cash in as Tyrell was an accident waiting to happen.
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