Originally Posted by guilalah
Tunney and Jeffries loved dis'ing each other.
Yes there obviously was no love lost there.
"Jeffries was a young man beating up on old men"" Gene Tunney,
Perhaps it was the Irish connection ,Tunney was close to Corbett.
I was impressed by Jeffries work ethic seems he trained like a maniac, a Marciano forerunner. What a fearsome sight he must have been coming at you, scowling beetle brows, stolidly chewing gum. I bet he made the ham and eggers fill their shorts.