Originally Posted by Nightcrawler
I see your point but many of the highly skilled fighters you listed from other eras were blown up middles (or just middles) who competed at the weight class. Bowe showed a lot of skill for a guy his size but i see your point about superior h2h vs pure skill set
I agree, but isnt the fact that there were so many great smaller fighters suggesting that in terms of skill level they were probably much higher?
I guess it is really differentiating between skill level and head to head ability, isnt it?