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Old 01-17-2013, 02:01 PM   #13
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Default Re: Sam Langford vs Rocky Marciano

Originally Posted by lufcrazy View Post
It's just crazy to me how some people can totally rule out Wlad yet pick Langford to win.

I think this is a great fight and Sam can end it with one punch at any point but I think Rocky is nigh unbeatable at this weight.
People are silly.

I also find Marciano nigh unbeatable at this weight. However, a ridiculous power puncher like Langford would have the best chance, not some incredible cutie/slickster. Though he wasn't the leather sponge some make him out to be, Marciano did get hit and hit fairly often. People who fought Langford said he harder than all his contemporaries, even guys like Wills and Dempsey.

I'm hedging but leaning toward Langford today. I think his KO of Wills is better than any two results put together that Marciano achieved.
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