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Old 11-17-2012, 07:44 PM   #35
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Default Re: Prime James J. Jeffries vs Jack Johnson

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Originally Posted by Seamus View Post
The only viewpoint provable by empirical evidence. I can sit around all day and say I am at my peak and can run a 10 flat 100 meters, but until I do so, it is all so much hot air.

Leonard's best victories were Duran and Hearns.

So, Johnson's great legacy is based on beating a 6 year retired boxer turned Alfalfa farmer who had zero tune-ups before fighting for the world championship? This is better than beating Langford, McVea and Jeanette? You mustn't think much of them.
OK I was just checking whether you had the prerequisite level of intelligence to understand the difference between legacy, ability and achievement, but you clearly don't
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