Originally Posted by BigStereotype
Ignore the fact that he's Mike Tyson. We know he was a sensation when he hit the scene. Just looking at his resume, how in the hell can you consider him one of the top 10 heavyweights? Other than the youngest champion bit (impressive but nobody claims Benitez to be the GOAT and his win over Cervantes > Tyson's win over Berbick by orders of magnitude), what exactly is his claim to fame?
unifying the hw crown for the first time.
having a ludicrus ko ratio.
add to that beating larry and spinks for the linal and starching spinks in a few seconds.
you'd have to have been there to understand.