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Old 11-18-2012, 07:57 PM   #47
Hands of Iron
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Default Re: Joe Louis's resume is very poor

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That.

Joe Louis' Top 10 Rated Opponents

1934: Lee Rampage - No. 10
1935: Patsy Perroni - No. 6
1935: Natie Brown - No. 10
1935: Primo Carnera - No. 4
1935: King Levinsky - No. 10
1935: Max Baer - No. 1
1936: Charley Retzlaff - No. 4
1936: Max Schmeling - No. 2 - Loss
1936: Jack Sharkey - No. 4
1936: Al Ettore - No. 3
1936: James Braddock - World HW Champion
1936: Tommy Farr - No. 3
1938: Nathan Mann - No. 3
1938: Max Schmeling - No. 1
1939: John Henry Lewis - World LHW Champion
1939: Tony Galento - No. 3
1939: Bob Pastor - No. 2
1940: Johnny Paychek - No. 5
1940: Arturo Godoy (2) - No. 1
1941: Red Burman - No. 4
1941: Buddy Baer - No. 5
1941: Billy Conn - World LHW Champion
1941: Lou Nova - No. 1
1942: Buddy Baer - No. 4
1942: Abe Simon - No. 6
1946: Billy Conn - No. 1
1946: Tami Mauriello - No. 1
1947: Jersey Joe Walcott - No. 1
1948: Jersey Joe Walcott - No. 1
1950: Ezzard Charles - World Champion - Loss
1951: Lee Savold - No. 4
1951: Cesar Brion - No. 8
1911: Rocky Marciano - No. 3 - Loss

Overall record vs. Top 10 Opposition: 30-3

Other Heavyweights:

Muhammad Ali: 32-5
Larry Holmes: 20-5
Lennox Lewis: 15-2-1
Mike Tyson: 13-4
Rocky Marciano: 11-0
Evander Holyfield: 11-7-2
Joe Frazier: 10-4
Sonny Liston: 8-4
George Foreman: 7-3



So where do you guys rate Louis then, considering his shit opposition?
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