Bayonne’s Wepner Makes Posts “Reel champions: all-time Sports Oscars”

Best picture “Rocky” The ultimate underdog “Rocky” pulled off the upset against sports movie heavyweights “Hoosiers” and “Raging Bull.” Sylvester Stallone got the inspiration for the screenplay after watching the heavyweight title fight between Bayonne’s Chuck Wepner and reigning champ Muhammad Ali, and insisted he play the lead. Good call. Stallone, who trained with Jimmy […]