Originally Posted by rusak
Look at who he was fighting though. Most of these people were complete bums with no real boxing training.
well, firpo was 2 but he was a legit contender, 25-2. Of course dempsey did run throw a string of guys in one round who were no hoppers. Gunboat smith was 2, he was a legit guy and carl morris was 1 and legit. Fred Fulton 1st round...
Dempsey hit me hardest, 'cos Dempsey hit me two hundred eleven thousand dollars' worth, while Louis only hit me thirty-six thousand dollars' worth."
Jack Sharkey quote