So THIS is Why “Apollo Creed” and “Rocky” Had REAL-LIFE Beef!

Posted On : July 4, 2015

FB apollo and rockySince today is the 4th of July, we thought we’d cover this story because simply put, we dig “Apollo Creed’s” boxing outfit from the film, Rocky, and thought it couldn’t be more fitting for a holiday like today.

Okay family let’s get down to the nitty-gritty of this story, here’s the deal: There was a time when the beef between “Apollo Creed” (Carl Weathers) and “Rocky” (Sylvester Stallone) was not just on-screen in the 1976 Rocky movie. Nope not at all, it turns out that they actually had some REAL-LIFE tension that started around the year 2005. Prior to that, they were on really good terms though.

What apparently happened was that in 2005, Sylvester Stallone approached Carl and asked him if…

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