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Old 07-27-2007, 06:35 PM   #13
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Default Re: Could ANYONE Have Outboxed Marciano?

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Originally Posted by startown81
You got to remember that Marciano was only 187lbs. Guys like Lewis, Holmes, Ali would be to big and fast for Rocky.

But how does this advantage in size manifest itself? Because they can punch hard? He had a head like rock. Because he couldn't reach the opponents chin easily? Can you imagine having Rocky work the body for 10 rounds? Because of reach? He's only interested in getting inside whether it's 91" or 71"...fast is the interesting word in your sentance for me, not big.
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