reports that Antonio Tarver may be in a position to fill the nemesis role Rocky in the upcoming 6th installment of the Rocky franchise.

"Moments ago light heavyweight king Antonio Tarver informed that his epresentatives are in the final stages of negotiations for a deal that would land Tarver the role of Mason Dixon in the eagerly anticipated Rocky 6, which begins filiming shortly. Syvelester Stallone will play Rocky Balboa, and Tarver will co-star as heavyweight champion Mason Dixon."
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