Originally Posted by Rico Spadafora
Conn doesn't get enough credit for having the ***** of steel to step in the Ring and go 13 rounds with Joe Louis at 166 pounds.
Billy Conn was a tough SOB and could fight.
Today someone would request a 'catchweight' fight with Louis
They don't make them like Joe Louis and Billy Conn anymore sadly.
The funny thing was it was a 200lb catch weight