Originally Posted by janitor
You certainly cannot rule it out. Douglas was awesome that night.
I tend to think that what puts Marciano above Tyson historicaly is that while less talented he always found a way to close the gap on his Douglases.
and also keep in mind that Tyson's loss to Douglas came on a night when Mike didn't appear to be 100%, something that wasn't an issue for Rocky, given that he always showed up to fight.