Originally Posted by Bummy Davis
How about cracking Sonny on the chin harder than anyone was able, works wonders and there are other ways to get inside a talented jab, Vito Aunterfermo showed this in Hagler 1 and Vito did not have above average power or the subtle defensive skill of Marciano
Liston would find Rocky with a big punch or two or three before Rocky ever gets a sniff of a substained inside attack.
When Liston hurts Rocky (and that would happen) the battle turns one-sided and the end could be quite brutal.
Rocky has great heart, but he gets manhandled in this one.