Classic Matchup: Pryor-Pacquiao

Originally Published: November 20, 2013
By ESPN.com staff | ESPN

It's the ultimate boxing "What if?" question. Who would win if, in a parallel universe, Fighter A from the 1950s or '60s fought Fighter B from the 1990s or 2000s? For this particular "what if?" question, we know the answer: the fans. It is hard to conceive of a more fan-friendly fantasy matchup involving any two fighters from any era than Manny Pacquiao versus Aaron Pryor.

For these "Classic Matchups," we try to go prime versus prime whenever possible, and identifying Pryor's prime ...

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