*without a doubt, Ployd Patterson is a true hero of the ring
and in life itself which was revealed in the black and white
pages of his book "Victory Over Myself".
The tell all book by Floyd Patterson
The bouts with Ingemar were three great fights that established
Floyd has the first heavyweight champion to regain the title.
During his post championship years
Floyd Patterson needed to earn
some victories to earn another
shot at the title.
Two of those bouts were against Eddie Machen and George Chuvalo