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Old 02-02-2012, 06:52 PM
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The best overall is Ali because he utilized the punch for a variety of reasons. He used it to set up punches, it was his depth finder he also gauged his opponents reactions off of it and then knew how to counter their counter to it. If he wanted to he could step straight in and pronate at its end and hurt and cut with it. Ali could hook off his jab but his opponents knew well enough not to let that happen because the right hand was coming and that punch is the one they didn't see!
Power wise George Forman was devasting! His jab hurt people simple as that. I worked pads with some pretty hard punching fighters like Ernie Shavers and Mike Tyson and thos punches were hard to catagorize as "jabs"! hahaha!!! Those fellows could hurt you bad if you just stood there!!!
Strangely enough Ken Norton jabs was very good it came from under when he cross armed defended and would cut it loose from there. He had good reach and his punches hurt also.
Joe Louis had a great jab and like Ali used it for a variety of reasons, mostly a reach gauge for that right cross.
The jab is an important punch but when ineffective can get you in alot of trouble, quick! Ray.

You've held the pads for Shavers and Tyson? Thats superb!!!!
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Old 03-29-2012, 02:34 AM
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I think it's impossible to pick just one. At least for me it is.





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Old 03-29-2012, 10:12 AM
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Bob Foster's jab would be up there.
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Old 03-29-2012, 10:55 AM
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Don't laugh... what do you guys think of Camacho's jab?
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Old 03-29-2012, 10:58 AM
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sonny liston

hon mention to muhammad ali
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Old 03-29-2012, 10:58 AM
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This reminds me of how the late 70s-early 80s. Top tier ATG in pretty much any division.
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Old 03-29-2012, 10:59 AM
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hon mention to muhammad ali
massive cosig to Liston. seems you are the first to mention him.
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Old 03-30-2012, 08:39 PM
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Hearns, Hopkins, Holmes and Louis had the best jabs I'd ever seen... Even Buster Douglas had an awesome jabbing ability on his best days.

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Old 03-30-2012, 09:44 PM
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Mike McCallum and Winky Wright deserves a mention.
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Old 03-30-2012, 09:50 PM
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Hearns, Hopkins, Holmes and Louis had the best jabs I'd ever seen... Even Buster Douglas had an awesome jabbing ability on his best days.
That's a good list. I goog think of a few to add but it's a good start!

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