Tyson-Moorer

Discussion in 'Classic Boxing Forum' started by UncleDenny, Jun 5, 2012.

  1. UncleDenny

    UncleDenny New Member Full Member

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    If these guys had fought between 95-97 I think if Moorer had any kind of chin he could have easily jabbed Tyson to death to win. After seeing Moorer-Foreman and Moorer-Holyfield 2 I am not so sure he could survive a knockout in the early rounds. What do you guys think?
     
  2. Kalasinn

    Kalasinn ♧ OG Kally ♤ Full Member

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    Moorer's Chin sucks too badly, he could only beat Shot Tyson.

    Even then, all but arm-punching '05 rotten corpse has a great puncher's-chance early.
     
  3. Lord Tywin

    Lord Tywin Guest

    Mismatch. Tyson would destroy Moorer. It would have been doubly fun to see with Teddy Atlas in Moorers corner.
     
  4. standing 8countboxing

    standing 8countboxing Well-Known Member Full Member

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    The Tyson that lost to Danny Williams may even beat Moorer in my opinion. I would feel pretty save betting on any version of Tyson before that to beat almost all forums of Moorer. And I'm a Moorer fan, just think it's a very bad style for him.
     
  5. The Mongoose

    The Mongoose I honor my bets banned

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    Tua/Moorer..nuff said.
     
  6. hookfromhell

    hookfromhell Well-Known Member Full Member

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    Tyson KO 1. Id love to see atlas in Moorers corner as well.
    Bad matchup for Moorer. Moorer had power, but could
    Not hurt Tyson. Tyson would come forward, eat some shots
    because his defense wasnt elite post prison, then finish
    with a right hand or a left hook. Both from Brooklyn,
    but Tyson shows no fear and no respect, and I love that.
     
  7. janitor

    janitor Obsessed with Boxing Full Member

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    In the actual timeline, Tyson would have won, albeit not easily.

    Damn shame for him that he didn't get this fight!
     
  8. KOTF

    KOTF Bingooo Full Member

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    Moorer head lands into Magic Johnson's lap after this one
     
  9. sinol

    sinol Guest

    see moorer/tua= only not so quick
     
  10. luke

    luke Well-Known Member Full Member

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    bowe and lewis would have knocked him out aswell.
     
  11. Stevie G

    Stevie G Obsessed with Boxing Full Member

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    Tyson was shot to crap when he lost to Williams. Moorer would have killed him on that night.
     
  12. mr. magoo

    mr. magoo Obsessed with Boxing Full Member

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    It would have helped him more had he gotten out of prison a year earlier, before Foreman lifted the title from Moorer. That would have been a huge win.
     
  13. Sangria

    Sangria You bleed like Mylee Full Member

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    A good jab is not enough to deter Tyson at any stage of his career. I see Moorer having no other option but to slug it out with Tyson like he did with Cooper and Stewart. Suicide, yes, but at least he goes out in exciting fashion.
     
  14. tommy the hat

    tommy the hat Active Member Full Member

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    I see Moorer having success with Tyson outboxing him but I see Tyson eventually catching Moorer with something and stopping him.