This tape features raw footage of boxing legend Floyd Patterson (1935-2006) and his son Tracy prepping before a fight in Atlantic City. Shot for the 1985 television series "Once A Star."
00:00Copy video clip URL This tape begins as Floyd Patterson prepares his son, Tracy Patterson, for a fight. Floyd wraps gauze around Tracy’s wrists as the ring announcer goes through the dressing room and asks each fighter for their ring entrance names. Patterson also helps some of his other fighters make the proper preparations.
05:05Copy video clip URL Tracy Patterson warms up before the fight, and Floyd Patterson laces up his son’s boxing gloves.
07:40Copy video clip URL Tape ends.