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Old 12-09-2012, 02:10 PM   #1
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Default Boxers with the biggest dark streaks?

Ketchel, Monzon...
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Old 12-09-2012, 02:34 PM   #2
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Robinson, Butler, Ayala, Valero, and Monzon were all complete and utter scum.
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Old 12-09-2012, 05:53 PM   #3
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I misinterpreted the thread title. Was thinking it was about losing runs in the ring. But the OP obviously has something else in mind.
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Old 12-09-2012, 06:18 PM   #4
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Sonny Liston
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Old 12-09-2012, 06:45 PM   #5
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Old 12-09-2012, 07:25 PM   #6
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Terry Mcgovern developed a serious dark streak after the loss of two of his young daughters, which coincided with his shocking and embarrassing loss to Young Corbett.

Terrible Terry menaced his neighborhood with an empty shot gun, nearly beat his own brother to death, and and
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Old 12-09-2012, 10:06 PM   #7
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Charles Kid McCoy. Everybody knows about his shenanigans during his career. He was married 10 times, alcoholic, murdered one his wives, and committed suicide.

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Old 12-09-2012, 10:17 PM   #8
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I misinterpreted the thread title. Was thinking it was about losing runs in the ring. But the OP obviously has something else in mind.
I thought he was referring to dirty underwear.
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Old 12-09-2012, 11:53 PM   #9
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Billy Papke.

Became obsessed with getting his wife back. Wound up killing her then killing himself.
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Old 12-10-2012, 03:53 AM   #10
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Jake Lamotta, John L Sullivan, Tony Galento, Curtis Sheppard...maybe also Randy Turpin?
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Old 12-10-2012, 03:56 AM   #11
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I don't think he was as bad as people make him out to be, life dealt him shit hand after shit hand and he was always at the whim of more cunning and ruthless people who were able to exploit him. Deep down I think he had a good heart which is why the only people he ever felt truly comfortable around were children because they didn't hurt him like everyone else did.
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Old 12-10-2012, 04:22 AM   #12
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I don't think he was as bad as people make him out to be, life dealt him shit hand after shit hand and he was always at the whim of more cunning and ruthless people who were able to exploit him. Deep down I think he had a good heart which is why the only people he ever felt truly comfortable around were children because they didn't hurt him like everyone else did.
that was sweet
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