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Old 11-16-2007, 06:42 PM   #1
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Old 11-16-2007, 06:53 PM   #2
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Among the strongest, there's Mickey Walker, Simon Brown, Emile Griffith.. and yes, Ike Quartey.
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Old 11-16-2007, 06:55 PM   #3
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The strongest IMO is Barbados Joe Walcott, no doubt about that...
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Old 11-16-2007, 06:59 PM   #4
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I guess Hearns is out since you said physically?

Mosley and Tito were a couple for the more modern era..(Even if Mosley was more of an accumulation puncher, he bullied most people around the weight)
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I guess Hearns is out since you said physically?

Mosley and Tito were a couple for the more modern era..(Even if Mosley was more of an accumulation puncher, he bullied most people around the weight)
Good choices. Also from NickBalsamo...
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Carmen Basilio.

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Emile Griffith must be a contender.
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Mark Breland.
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Old 11-16-2007, 07:39 PM   #9
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Mark Breland.
Hehehe excellent trap to set up newbs
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Hehehe excellent trap to set up newbs
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Mark Breland.
Awesome choice, he fought the best of the best all the time.. Most opponenets were durable as it gets as well.

Had a p4p chin himself as well.
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Awesome choice, he fought the best of the best all the time.. Most opponenets were durable as it gets as well.

Had a p4p chin himself as well.
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That guy in the purple in your avater, (forgot his name) has an egg chin compared to Brelands competition.




Im taking this too far now...
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Old 11-16-2007, 08:23 PM   #14
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Emile Griffith,Carmen Basilio,Marcel Cerdan, Henry Hank, How about Armstrong ? From the footage I've seen never a backward step.
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Mayorga was a powerful 147.
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