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View Poll Results: Is Marciano of the on most overrated HW of all time?
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Old 09-26-2008, 01:15 PM
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Default Is Marciano of the one most overrated HW of all time?

He retired undefeated, is that enough for top 10 HW.
List of fighters who would go through Marciano’s resume undefeated:
Liston
Foreman
Patterson
Ali
Frazier
Norton
Shavers
Holmes
Tyson
Lewis
Holyfield
Vitali
Waldimir
Louis
Bowe
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Old 09-26-2008, 01:16 PM
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Tyson Marciano most overrated HW
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Old 09-26-2008, 01:17 PM
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Title made no sesne at all,

IS MARCIANO ONE OF THE MOST OVERRATED HW OF ALL TIME
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Old 09-26-2008, 01:19 PM
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Yeah he is a bit, he KO'd mostly nobodies & a old Joe Louis. But we will never know how great he could have been, because of the lack of competition.
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Old 09-26-2008, 01:21 PM
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Moore, Charles, Walcott and Louis may have been old but they weren't bums.

LaStarza, Layne and Matthews were good fighters too. Every boxer back then respected Marciano, not sure why he is put down as often as he is these days.
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Old 09-26-2008, 01:22 PM
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Getting dropped my smaller heavyweight is nothing great. His chin never been tested by big hitters in their prime, Louis was way gone when he fought Marciano
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Old 09-26-2008, 01:22 PM
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Yeah he is a bit, he KO'd mostly nobodies & a old Joe Louis. But we will never know how great he could have been, because of the lack of competition.
Joe Louis was the same age at 37, as Vitali Klitschko is right now.

Difference is, Vitali's been inactive for four years due to injuries.

Do we expect Peter to KO Vitali like Marciano KOed Louis?
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Old 09-26-2008, 01:22 PM
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Moore, Charles, Walcott and Louis may have been old but they weren't bums.

LaStarza, Layne and Matthews were good fighters too. Every boxer back then respected Marciano, not sure why he is put down as often as he is these days.
Not bums but very average fighters very very average fighters
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Joe Louis was the same age at 37, as Vitali Klitschko is right now.

Difference is, Vitali's been inactive for four years due to injuries.

Do we expect Peter to KO Vitali like Marciano KOed Louis?
The same way Tyson KO Holmes
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He retired undefeated, is that enough for top 10 HW.
List of fighters who would go through Marciano’s resume undefeated:
Liston
Foreman
Patterson
Ali
Frazier
Norton
Shavers
Holmes
Tyson
Lewis
Holyfield
Vitali
Waldimir
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Bowe
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is the most overrated FIGHTER of all time not just HW. His unbeaten record means nothing.
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