Where do you rank Tommy "The Duke" Morrison....AKA "Tommy Gunn" - Page 3 - Boxing Forum
  Trending Topics  | Free Registration  | The Team
Boxing Champions |  Boxing Schedule |  Boxing Video  |  Boxing History   |  Pound For Pound  | Lounge  | The Wire | Arcade

Navigation
Go Back   Boxing Forum > Boxing Forums > Non Stop Boxing
View Poll Results: What you think of Tommy "The Duke" Morrison???
Tommy "The Duke" was an elite HW in his time!!! 4 23.53%
He was an average fighter 10 58.82%
He was a bum with a lucky left hook 2 11.76%
WTF??????? I though Rocky was fake!!!! 1 5.88%
Voters: 17. You may not vote on this poll

Reply
Thread Navigation

#21
Old 04-21-2010, 02:20 PM
studentofthegam
Banned
 
Join Date: May 2009
Posts: 4,162
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Rep Power: 0 studentofthegam has a reputation beyond reputestudentofthegam has a reputation beyond reputestudentofthegam has a reputation beyond reputestudentofthegam has a reputation beyond reputestudentofthegam has a reputation beyond reputestudentofthegam has a reputation beyond reputestudentofthegam has a reputation beyond reputestudentofthegam has a reputation beyond reputestudentofthegam has a reputation beyond reputestudentofthegam has a reputation beyond reputestudentofthegam has a reputation beyond repute
Points: 345,940.67
Bank: 0.59
Total Points: 345,941.26
Thanks - Toney616 
Default

He aight. If he was in his prime he could be at the top in this era. But if you didnt bring him up he would never cross my mind.
Reply With Quote
studentofthegam is offline
Advertisements
>>>TO REMOVE THESE ADS, PLEASE REGISTER HERE FOR FREE<<<
#22
Old 04-21-2010, 02:22 PM
RavshinRicRude
Da Real HMIC
 
Join Date: Jul 2008
Location: It's a SO CAL Thang!!!!
Posts: 22,927
Quoted: 855 Post(s)
Rep Power: 111 RavshinRicRude has a reputation beyond reputeRavshinRicRude has a reputation beyond reputeRavshinRicRude has a reputation beyond reputeRavshinRicRude has a reputation beyond reputeRavshinRicRude has a reputation beyond reputeRavshinRicRude has a reputation beyond reputeRavshinRicRude has a reputation beyond reputeRavshinRicRude has a reputation beyond reputeRavshinRicRude has a reputation beyond reputeRavshinRicRude has a reputation beyond reputeRavshinRicRude has a reputation beyond repute
Points: 900,000,000,000,387,456.00
Bank: 484,388,298,583,306,338,304.00
Total Points: 485,288,298,583,306,731,520.00
A gift for ya.. - !! AI-Holmes!! un gift - El Más Mejor Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious.. - !! AI-Holmes!! supered - (ROY) Ten compa Superman1 - Cleto_Reyes 
gracias - ClitschKO_cuzn No Message - msagrain Congrats on 10k mate.. - iJohn Locke to my homie - Tha_Greatest you themod homie, you in control of the hispanic lounge, lol!!!!!!!, true story, lol - Tha_Greatest 
No Message - Tha_Greatest No Message - Tha_Greatest No Message - Tha_Greatest No Message - Tha_Greatest Thanks for all the help man - BulgariasFinest 
Hola amor &lt;3 :kiss: - Bossy for being good sport in the, &quot;start rumors&quot; thread - jose830 Merry Christmas and Happy New Year - Freedom. 15,000 posteos! :beerchug: - jose830 100 Green Karma. - Fists_of_Fury 
Mourning - Anti-Gang - Melanoma - jazluvr Anti-Tobacco - Colon Cancer - Colorectal Cancer - jazluvr Aphasia - Asthma/Allergies - Brain Cancer - Brain Tumors - Diabetes - Mental Illness - jazluvr Mourning - Anti-Gang - Melanoma - bigdlb12 
Default

[QUOTE=Boogie Nights;8148965]
Quote:
Originally Posted by beez721 View Post
in a fights where brewster could outlast someone it was usually his chin that kept him through the end, with tommy he could beat anyone for sure, but unlike brewster, if he got tagged good he usually called it a night. but looking at his chin from another perspective, the fights that he lost by ko he was hit by some tremendous blows. it's not like he was going down from a grazing punch.
He really did take some hellacious blows......I guess weather he was Ko'ing or being ko'd either was it was gonna be massive!
Reply With Quote
RavshinRicRude is offline
#23
Old 04-21-2010, 02:24 PM
RavshinRicRude
Da Real HMIC
 
Join Date: Jul 2008
Location: It's a SO CAL Thang!!!!
Posts: 22,927
Quoted: 855 Post(s)
Rep Power: 111 RavshinRicRude has a reputation beyond reputeRavshinRicRude has a reputation beyond reputeRavshinRicRude has a reputation beyond reputeRavshinRicRude has a reputation beyond reputeRavshinRicRude has a reputation beyond reputeRavshinRicRude has a reputation beyond reputeRavshinRicRude has a reputation beyond reputeRavshinRicRude has a reputation beyond reputeRavshinRicRude has a reputation beyond reputeRavshinRicRude has a reputation beyond reputeRavshinRicRude has a reputation beyond repute
Points: 900,000,000,000,387,456.00
Bank: 484,388,298,583,306,338,304.00
Total Points: 485,288,298,583,306,731,520.00
A gift for ya.. - !! AI-Holmes!! un gift - El Más Mejor Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious.. - !! AI-Holmes!! supered - (ROY) Ten compa Superman1 - Cleto_Reyes 
gracias - ClitschKO_cuzn No Message - msagrain Congrats on 10k mate.. - iJohn Locke to my homie - Tha_Greatest you themod homie, you in control of the hispanic lounge, lol!!!!!!!, true story, lol - Tha_Greatest 
No Message - Tha_Greatest No Message - Tha_Greatest No Message - Tha_Greatest No Message - Tha_Greatest Thanks for all the help man - BulgariasFinest 
Hola amor &lt;3 :kiss: - Bossy for being good sport in the, &quot;start rumors&quot; thread - jose830 Merry Christmas and Happy New Year - Freedom. 15,000 posteos! :beerchug: - jose830 100 Green Karma. - Fists_of_Fury 
Mourning - Anti-Gang - Melanoma - jazluvr Anti-Tobacco - Colon Cancer - Colorectal Cancer - jazluvr Aphasia - Asthma/Allergies - Brain Cancer - Brain Tumors - Diabetes - Mental Illness - jazluvr Mourning - Anti-Gang - Melanoma - bigdlb12 
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by studentofthegam View Post
He aight. If he was in his prime he could be at the top in this era. But if you didnt bring him up he would never cross my mind.
Yeah that was kinda my point....I mean at least for a Kat like me who is in love with the HW scene of the 80's early 90's (what I reffer to "The Iron Era") this kat just doesn't seem to come up with the elites of the day yet he was right up there....go figure.....

The duke himself said it had to do with race and the fact he was white....wonder if that is true.....
Reply With Quote
RavshinRicRude is offline
#24
Old 04-21-2010, 02:27 PM
fightfan_79
Undisputed Champion
 
Join Date: Oct 2008
Location: Bay Area, CA
Posts: 2,140
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Rep Power: 12 fightfan_79 has a reputation beyond reputefightfan_79 has a reputation beyond reputefightfan_79 has a reputation beyond reputefightfan_79 has a reputation beyond reputefightfan_79 has a reputation beyond reputefightfan_79 has a reputation beyond reputefightfan_79 has a reputation beyond reputefightfan_79 has a reputation beyond reputefightfan_79 has a reputation beyond reputefightfan_79 has a reputation beyond reputefightfan_79 has a reputation beyond repute
Points: 377,162.21
Bank: 10,439,033.43
Total Points: 10,816,195.64
Have a tuna melt homey - mangler 
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by RicDaRula View Post
Paulie: No, you listen okay? Rocky, Rocky, he's the real champion, you're just a goddamn joke.
[Paulie pshes back Tommy and Tommy punches him back, Rocky comes back to console Paulie]
Paulie: [to Rocky] Yous hould've left him on streets where you found him.
Rocky Balboa: [to Tommy] Hey! You knock him down how 'bout tryin' knockin' *me* down.
George W. Duke: No, no. In the ring. In the ring. Tommy only fights in the ring.
Rocky Balboa: My ring's outside.


(somehow I just knew this thread would head this way hahahha)
Duke: "Touch me and i'll sue...."

Rocky: (huge haymaker to the body)......"Sue me for what????"

Tommy: *eyes still glazed over on lyin on the hood of the limo*
Reply With Quote
fightfan_79 is offline
#25
Old 04-21-2010, 02:31 PM
RavshinRicRude
Da Real HMIC
 
Join Date: Jul 2008
Location: It's a SO CAL Thang!!!!
Posts: 22,927
Quoted: 855 Post(s)
Rep Power: 111 RavshinRicRude has a reputation beyond reputeRavshinRicRude has a reputation beyond reputeRavshinRicRude has a reputation beyond reputeRavshinRicRude has a reputation beyond reputeRavshinRicRude has a reputation beyond reputeRavshinRicRude has a reputation beyond reputeRavshinRicRude has a reputation beyond reputeRavshinRicRude has a reputation beyond reputeRavshinRicRude has a reputation beyond reputeRavshinRicRude has a reputation beyond reputeRavshinRicRude has a reputation beyond repute
Points: 900,000,000,000,387,456.00
Bank: 484,388,298,583,306,338,304.00
Total Points: 485,288,298,583,306,731,520.00
A gift for ya.. - !! AI-Holmes!! un gift - El Más Mejor Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious.. - !! AI-Holmes!! supered - (ROY) Ten compa Superman1 - Cleto_Reyes 
gracias - ClitschKO_cuzn No Message - msagrain Congrats on 10k mate.. - iJohn Locke to my homie - Tha_Greatest you themod homie, you in control of the hispanic lounge, lol!!!!!!!, true story, lol - Tha_Greatest 
No Message - Tha_Greatest No Message - Tha_Greatest No Message - Tha_Greatest No Message - Tha_Greatest Thanks for all the help man - BulgariasFinest 
Hola amor &lt;3 :kiss: - Bossy for being good sport in the, &quot;start rumors&quot; thread - jose830 Merry Christmas and Happy New Year - Freedom. 15,000 posteos! :beerchug: - jose830 100 Green Karma. - Fists_of_Fury 
Mourning - Anti-Gang - Melanoma - jazluvr Anti-Tobacco - Colon Cancer - Colorectal Cancer - jazluvr Aphasia - Asthma/Allergies - Brain Cancer - Brain Tumors - Diabetes - Mental Illness - jazluvr Mourning - Anti-Gang - Melanoma - bigdlb12 
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by fightfan_79 View Post
Duke: "Touch me and i'll sue...."

Rocky: (huge haymaker to the body)......"Sue me for what????"

Tommy: *eyes still glazed over on lyin on the hood of the limo*
Hahaha......"touch me and ill sue" priceless!!!!
Reply With Quote
RavshinRicRude is offline
#26
Old 04-21-2010, 02:55 PM
Freedom.
Banned
 
Join Date: Dec 2007
Posts: 45,755
Quoted: 1071 Post(s)
Rep Power: 328 Freedom. has a reputation beyond reputeFreedom. has a reputation beyond reputeFreedom. has a reputation beyond reputeFreedom. has a reputation beyond reputeFreedom. has a reputation beyond reputeFreedom. has a reputation beyond reputeFreedom. has a reputation beyond reputeFreedom. has a reputation beyond reputeFreedom. has a reputation beyond reputeFreedom. has a reputation beyond reputeFreedom. has a reputation beyond repute
Points: 539,913.99
Bank: 1,082.43
Total Points: 540,996.42
Great Poster - Mr.Fantastic No Message - ~BoZz~ You know what it's for. - HughJass Appreciate the advice. Keep ballin, big pimp boss player. Dueces. - Anxious Times Wanted to send u green k for the thread on Floyd's domestic abuse but I couldn't so here's a beer. Cheers! - Tyler_Durden 
Welcome Back - Scott-Weiland Happy holidays and best wishes for 2016 - -Weltschmerz- Compliments of the season. - -Scott-Weiland- Merry Christmas! - Lil' Bo Peep Happy Holidays! - KOVALBOXER 
Merry Christmas to you as well bro.  All the best in the new year. - El-blanco Merry Chistmas Freedom - TBear Wishing you all the best in the new year! - Redd Foxx Merry Christmas and Happy New Years - Mr.Fantastic Merry Christmas &amp; Happy New Year - Rip Chudd 
Feliz navidad y feliz año nuevo!! merry christmas and happy new year!! - Dean_Razorback Merry Christmas to you too bud - Pain~Lucy A mug of the dark stuff for a good yule and holidays. - PittyPat Happy New Year Bro, All the best for 2016 - Rocky... Take this dildo and shove it up your ass Freedumb. - BrushMyHair! 
Bone Marrow Donation - Childhood Depression - Depression - Environment - Eye Injury Prevention - Glaucoma - Kidney Cancer - Kidney Disease - Kidney Transplantation - Leukemia - Lyme Disease - Mental Retardation - Missing Children - Organ Donation - T - jazluvr Arthritis - Child Abuse - Colon Cancer - Colorectal Cancer - Dystonia - Education - Free Speech - Interstitial Cystitis - ME/CFIDS - Reye's Syndrome - Save the Music - Teens Against Smoking - Victim's Rights - Water Quality - jazluvr AIDS/HIV - DARE - DUI Awareness - Epidermolysis Bullosa - Heart Disease - Lymphoma - MADD - Substance Abuse - -veteran420- Bone Marrow Donation - Childhood Depression - Depression - Environment - Eye Injury Prevention - Glaucoma - Kidney Cancer - Kidney Disease - Kidney Transplantation - Leukemia - Lyme Disease - Mental Retardation - Missing Children - Organ Donation - T - DiLLiNGER Arthritis - Child Abuse - Colon Cancer - Colorectal Cancer - Dystonia - Education - Free Speech - Interstitial Cystitis - ME/CFIDS - Reye's Syndrome - Save the Music - Teens Against Smoking - Victim's Rights - Water Quality - Jim Jeffries 
Troop and Military Support - Amber Alert - Bladder Cancer - Endometriosis - Equality - Liver Cancer - Liver Disease - Missing Children - POW/MIA - Spina Bifida - Suicide - Disposable Arts Adoptee - Bone Cancer - Child Exploitation and Abuse - Hope and Support - Peace - Retinoblastoma - Right to Life - Student Sexual Assault - El Cabron Cesarean Sections - Headaches - Hospice Care - Multiple Myeloma - Spray_resistant Mourning - Anti-Gang - Melanoma - Devils Advocate Arthritis - Child Abuse - Colon Cancer - Colorectal Cancer - Dystonia - Education - Free Speech - Interstitial Cystitis - ME/CFIDS - Reye's Syndrome - Save the Music - Teens Against Smoking - Victim's Rights - Water Quality - jazluvr 
Anti-Tobacco - Colon Cancer - Colorectal Cancer - jazluvr Mourning - Anti-Gang - Melanoma - hanzoh74 World Trade Center Victims and Heroes - Fireworks Safety - Pullcounter Lou Gehrig's Disease (ALS) - Sir TomJones Alzheimer's - Crohn's & Colitis - Cystic Fibrosis - Domestic Violence - Fibromyalgia - Leimyosarcoma - Lupus - ChopperRead 
Arthritis - Child Abuse - Colon Cancer - Colorectal Cancer - Dystonia - Education - Free Speech - Interstitial Cystitis - ME/CFIDS - Reye's Syndrome - Save the Music - Teens Against Smoking - Victim's Rights - Water Quality - codey Mourning - Anti-Gang - Melanoma - Boxing Goat Troop and Military Support - Amber Alert - Bladder Cancer - Endometriosis - Equality - Liver Cancer - Liver Disease - Missing Children - POW/MIA - Spina Bifida - Suicide - sakura storm Adoptee - Bone Cancer - Child Exploitation and Abuse - Hope and Support - Peace - Retinoblastoma - Right to Life - Student Sexual Assault - Boxing Goat World Trade Center Victims and Heroes - Fireworks Safety - -jose- 
Default

There should be another option: he was somewhere BETWEEN an average fighter and an elite HW.

He was a very hard puncher but didn't have good defensive skills.

He was a top heavyweight contender, but not an ATG nor an elite HW.

Last edited by Freedom.; 04-21-2010 at 02:57 PM.
Reply With Quote
Freedom. is offline
#27
Old 04-21-2010, 03:48 PM
RavshinRicRude
Da Real HMIC
 
Join Date: Jul 2008
Location: It's a SO CAL Thang!!!!
Posts: 22,927
Quoted: 855 Post(s)
Rep Power: 111 RavshinRicRude has a reputation beyond reputeRavshinRicRude has a reputation beyond reputeRavshinRicRude has a reputation beyond reputeRavshinRicRude has a reputation beyond reputeRavshinRicRude has a reputation beyond reputeRavshinRicRude has a reputation beyond reputeRavshinRicRude has a reputation beyond reputeRavshinRicRude has a reputation beyond reputeRavshinRicRude has a reputation beyond reputeRavshinRicRude has a reputation beyond reputeRavshinRicRude has a reputation beyond repute
Points: 900,000,000,000,387,456.00
Bank: 484,388,298,583,306,338,304.00
Total Points: 485,288,298,583,306,731,520.00
A gift for ya.. - !! AI-Holmes!! un gift - El Más Mejor Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious.. - !! AI-Holmes!! supered - (ROY) Ten compa Superman1 - Cleto_Reyes 
gracias - ClitschKO_cuzn No Message - msagrain Congrats on 10k mate.. - iJohn Locke to my homie - Tha_Greatest you themod homie, you in control of the hispanic lounge, lol!!!!!!!, true story, lol - Tha_Greatest 
No Message - Tha_Greatest No Message - Tha_Greatest No Message - Tha_Greatest No Message - Tha_Greatest Thanks for all the help man - BulgariasFinest 
Hola amor &lt;3 :kiss: - Bossy for being good sport in the, &quot;start rumors&quot; thread - jose830 Merry Christmas and Happy New Year - Freedom. 15,000 posteos! :beerchug: - jose830 100 Green Karma. - Fists_of_Fury 
Mourning - Anti-Gang - Melanoma - jazluvr Anti-Tobacco - Colon Cancer - Colorectal Cancer - jazluvr Aphasia - Asthma/Allergies - Brain Cancer - Brain Tumors - Diabetes - Mental Illness - jazluvr Mourning - Anti-Gang - Melanoma - bigdlb12 
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Kid Lavigne View Post
There should be another option: he was somewhere BETWEEN an average fighter and an elite HW.

He was a very hard puncher but didn't have good defensive skills.

He was a top heavyweight contender, but not an ATG nor an elite HW.
Really you dont' see him as an elite HW of this time???? he was up there with the best of them IN HIS ERA....not all time but out of the HW of his era...I have no problem putting right up there.....
Reply With Quote
RavshinRicRude is offline
Reply

Share This With Friends

Tags
"the, "tommy, duke", gunn", morrison....aka, rank, tommy

User Tag List

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On

Forum Jump

Cookie Policy - Privacy Policy - Submit News - Feedback - Site Map - Advertise with Us

Copyright © 2003-2016 BoxingScene LLC All rights reserved.

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 11:07 PM.
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.2
Copyright ©2000 - 2016, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.