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Old 04-22-2011, 05:14 PM #1
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I've been watching a lot of pep lately. I gotta say he had probably everything. Offense, defense, footwork, speed, power, chin.

I won't say he was the p4p greatest but its either him, JCC or SRR. I think on any given day experts can agree he;s p4p the greatest that ever lived.
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Old 04-22-2011, 05:31 PM #2
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I've been watching a lot of pep lately. I gotta say he had probably everything. Offense, defense, footwork, speed, power, chin.

I won't say he was the p4p greatest but its either him, JCC or SRR. I think on any given day experts can agree he;s p4p the greatest that ever lived.
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Old 04-22-2011, 06:23 PM #3
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That made me cringe too.
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Old 04-22-2011, 06:30 PM #4
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Pep had alot of tools and he knew how to use all of them very well. He just never had the power.........Rockin'
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Old 04-22-2011, 06:41 PM #5
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no, Pep didnt have the quality of wins that Robinson had. same with JCC.
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Old 04-22-2011, 07:06 PM #6
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props for trying to watch more of the old fights though
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Old 04-22-2011, 07:12 PM #7
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You could argue that he's the best pure boxer to have ever fought. Even Ray Robinson stated that Pep was the best boxer he had seen. Pep did not win fights with his size, strength or ability to take a punch, but his indomitable skill.
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Old 04-22-2011, 07:28 PM #8
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Funny the 1 person in here that knows boxing agrees with me

And what's wrong with JCC? You really don't put him in the ATG's? What are you puerto rican? We;re talking about SR here not JR
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Old 04-22-2011, 07:39 PM #9
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And what's wrong with JCC? You really don't put him in the ATG's? What are you puerto rican? We;re talking about SR here not JR
In terms of resume, no but I think he'd easily get in my top 10. In terms of skill hes certainly in that argument for GOAT, most people don't want to go discuss it again because an almost identical thread was posted a few days ago...oh and your also a racist troll.
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And what's wrong with JCC? You really don't put him in the ATG's? What are you puerto rican? We;re talking about SR here not JR
TGA (Although everyone in here knows boxing..) didn't agree with you, he said you could argue he's the best 'pure' boxer to have fought, that by the way does not include Robinson, Greb, Langford, Armstrong etc. Just saying.


What has JCC done to warrant a place in discussion for the greatest, enlighten me please.
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