Originally Posted by Sweet Pea
I don't think Monzon, Hagler, or Robinson would've beaten Gene Tunney in a fight either do you? It's safe to say Greb was probably better than those guys in a head to head sense, especially at the higher weights. Someone who beat Tunney probably twice and smacked Dempsey around in sparring is probably getting the short end of the stick by you guys wouldn't ya say? I think he is way better than you give him credit for, he wouldn't get smacked around by many, cept for a guy like Foreman or Liston or maybe Tyson.
But Panama Joe Gans, a middle who never beat A Tunney, beat Dempsey in sparring, so using that logic any good middleweight could