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.
Yeah, but how would McGovern know how Pearce or Slack fought? There was no film and I doubt if old Terry was much into an in-depth study of ancient history. He just does not seem the intellectual type. At worst, he was reinventing the style for the "modern" era.