Showing 1 - 10 of 70 Stories for Tom McNeeley
A MILD CHAMPION BEATS AN INFERIOR BRAWLER
You know," said Tom McNeeley, "if he hits me and I find out about it, I'm going to be sore." McNeeley made this reasonable observation several days before he ...
A QUESTION OF VIOLENCE
Listening with closed eyes to Tom McNeeley Jr., the heavyweight boxer from Boston who will fight Floyd Patterson for the world championship in Toronto on ...
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'
Tom Bolan, 38, atight-lipped partner in Roy Cohn's law firm and the president of CSI. .... Tom Bolan nextannounced that Patterson would fight Tom McNeeley in ...
A week of near-fatal recovery
From Miami Beach to Philly to Toronto to London to Vegas it was a busy time for the fight mob but mostly a bust for the fans
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.
WITHOUT HONOR IN HIS OWN LAND
He knocked out Gene Hamilton and Duilio Nunez but he gave them a disappointing draw with Benny Paret and a wrestling match with Tom McNeeley, and he ...
FLOYD YAWNS WHILE SONNY SIGNS
... to lift Patterson's title and declare the championship vacant if he did not immediately contract to fight an opponent of more serious import than Tom McNeeley.
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 ...
CON JOB NOT BY MIKE TYSON BUT BY PETER MCNEELEY'S CORNERMAN, WHO HAD HIS EYE ON A BIGGER PRIZE
looking back, that it was McNeeley who planned to use Tyson as a .... Tom Coughlin, the unholy spawn of Draco and Emily Post: The Giants' ...