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Old 11-28-2009, 12:17 PM   #24
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Default Re: Philidelphia Jack O'Brien gave Jack Johnson fits over the short distance.

The more you read about Johnson in print, the less impressive he becomes. O'brien, who was but a middle weight here appears to have edged the heavyweight champion of the world.

O'brien had speed and skills. I fail to see Johnson's vaunted defense helping him out in this fight. He was sin fact out jabbed by a much lighter and smaller man.
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