Originally Posted by Unforgiven
It was fixed.There was a **** storm at the time because of it. Too many people knew LaMotta was going to lose in the week before the fight.
So many people and so many rumors that from slight favorite a week or more before the fight LaMotta only got down to even or 5-to-6 underdog the day before the fight? Were they so fed up with such rumors that they didn't believe them anymore, perhaps?