Originally Posted by Dempsey1238
Are you sure he didnt copy that style off of Pearce or Slack??? They were amazing brawlers in there day and age.
McGovern was no brawler
He was the first fighter to apply scientific principles to acheiving a quick knockout. The exact prototype for, Jack Dillon, Jack Dempsey, Mike Tyson.
Even fighters like Joe Louis to a certain extent.