Rocky Marciano

The Heavyweight Bookshelf: Rocky Marciano

The Heavyweight Bookshelf: Rocky Marciano

If the quantity of Marciano books is unimpressive, the quality is high.

Marciano v. Walcott II—the great anticlimax

Marciano v. Walcott II—the great anticlimax

Few champions had ever gained more praise in losing their title than did Jersey Joe Walcott when he was defeated by Rocky Marciano in 1952; unfortunately, the rematch in 1953 turned out to be a bitter disappointment. 

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.