Originally Posted by Boxed Ears
Aye. And Holmes always wanted that fight very badly. He's still bitter (I know, big surprise, subject considering) about Foreman's success and riches and ranking and the regard for the Moorer win. He wanted Foreman to give him a golden oldies big money showdown, because he figured he had every thing to match up well with him. That fight would've brought good money too. But, I think Foreman knew it wouldn't have done him any good.
I'm also reasonably sure that George disliked Larry.
Probably didn't want to do him the favor, he was half the draw.