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Tom McNeeley, heavyweight boxer November 13, 1961
Others might see Tom McNeeley's life differently--that becauseof years of alcohol abuse, it hasn't turned out as it couldhave. But McNeeley, a ...
A QUESTION OF VIOLENCE
Tom McNeeley Jr., the Boston heavyweight who hopes to upset Champion Floyd Patterson, has a valid reputation for fury, but fury alone will not be enough.
THE WRONG ANSWER
heavyweight Peter McNeeley, whose boxing rap sheet shows a 36-1 ... Patterson knocked Tom McNeeley down eight times in four rounds.
A hysterical calm grips Toronto
Not really, for sports-minded citizens are flipping over the football finals. Only the Patterson-McNeeley fight is stirring up indifference
Al Bolan, 33,Tom's "nice guy" brother, Brooklyn-bred sports editor of the .... Tom Bolan nextannounced that Patterson would fight Tom McNeeley in Boston in the ...
The most likely to succeed
A gallery of young, unranked prizefighters who are the hopes of manager and fan alike in a time of 'chassis'
More murk for the soothsayers
Verbatim's victory in the Gotham was no guide to Derby prophecy
THE FACTS ABOUT THE BIG FIGHT
... fightlast December with the outclassed Tom McNeeley. "I don't take no chances ," Floyd says, "but if I had lost to McNeeley I would have put them on in the ring.
MAKING A COMEBACK FROM NOWHERE
... Roland La-Starza-Larry Zernitz, and he lost a split decision to Tom McNeeley in a four-rounder in the Garden. It was a few years before McNeeley fought Floyd ...
Bones McKinney, the coach at WAKE FOREST by vocation and a Baptist preacher by avocation, usually maintains a wary Old Testament view of the future .