Patrick Reilly, a mid-life street fighter (Tim Scanlon) and former golden gloves champ, is approached by a boxing trainer who asks him to come back to the gym and train for the pro boxing circuit. Reilly considers the chance to make a comeback.
At home Reilly's girl, Tammie, finds that she is in love with a time bomb who can only function by winning. Once at the gym he runs into Ray Rinaldi's grandson, a Pro boxer, and they clash after Reilly sees his manager prompting a situation between the two fighters. But when tempers flare and challenges are made Reilly resorts to what he knows best…. finding his opponent's weakness.