Originally Posted by McGrain
Well I think it's a significant point in a debate about his pre-title run. But no, I don't think you can give him too much hammer for it. I do think we need to be careful about painting Dempsey's defeat of Levinsky as some sort of title eliminator given that Greb had just beaten him up.
Some papers scored that fight for Levinsky, though most had it for Greb.
Then Dempsey just steamrolls him.
Either way, it is yet another win over another good fighter.