Floyd Patterson

The Heavyweight Bookshelf: Floyd Patterson

The Heavyweight Bookshelf: Floyd Patterson

Few boxers of any era have given writers more to work with.

Floyd's Comeback Night

Floyd's Comeback Night

Unlike most of the heavyweight champions before him who had gone seeking their lost titles, Patterson was young—just 25—with plenty of fight left in him, and he determinedly analyzed the first fight and his mistakes. 

Memorable quotes from heavyweight champs

Memorable quotes from heavyweight champs

The general impression of those who fight with their fists is that they're inarticulate, but the heavyweight champions had plenty to say, if you know where to look.