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post Dec 9 2007, 04:03 AM
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It's early to start talking about this fight, but I think it's safe to say this is the fight to make at Welterweight.I know Mayweather wants a break and he deserves it, but now is the time to make these fights when he's still at peak level.If these two superstars fought it could unify the WBC,WBA & RING Titles which would be something neither man has done.Also, Mayweather wouldn't have to work with Golden Boy on this one either.He could get back at Arum for all the negative things he has said about Floyd.Personally, I think Floyd should take this fight in 2008.It would advance his Legacy even further and it's a fight he can win and look good.Cotto has improved, but so has Mayweather over the years.I think Mayweathers defense and skills would take him to a decision victory.Cotto can be hit often if the right gameplan is put in place.I believe Mayweather is still very quick and has the experience advantage over Cotto.This fight would sell and possibly be an instant classic.
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post Dec 9 2007, 03:11 PM
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according to Lampley Floyd doesnt love boxing anymore and I remember what Happend to Jones Jr when he began to feel the same way, so my advice to floyd is to call it a career and move on there is no point in risking getting yourself hurt if your heart isnt in it. as much as I hate him and would love to see him beat the fuck down it would be a bit selfish of anybody to ask someone to continue to do this if its no longer in them and this is a sport where you can end up dead, now if his heart is in it and he gets beat down or seriously hurt in there no sleep lost on my part, but in reality he should call it a career as of last night he can officially argue that he fought and beat all of the CHAMPIONs in each weight class he claims to be a champion in.
However I still think Hatton did a great job the fight was near dead even going into the tenth, kinda wish we had Raul Caiz in there so the point wouldnt have been taking away due to floyd turning his head, but lets face reality, if a smaller Hatton who admits 147 isnt his weight class, if he can bully Floyd and push Floyd back and have some success and keep a fight that close Cotto has one hell of a shot to beat Floyd so my pick would be MC all day, Floyd did not dominate as some would like to think he had to earn that win.
I also have a question about the P4P shit, isnt that supposed to be according to your skills and how they stack up against all the rest? you would think Floyd could have done much better last night than he did since he is the P4P king correct? I think honestly I agree with what he said on 24/7 his body is shutting down he just cant seem to get off the kind of shots he used to either its his body or the move up in weight either way I think he should retire
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post Dec 9 2007, 03:26 PM
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QUOTE(X3_Bazooka_X3 @ Dec 9 2007, 03:11 PM) [snapback]369577[/snapback]
according to Lampley Floyd doesnt love boxing anymore and I remember what Happend to Jones Jr when he began to feel the same way, so my advice to floyd is to call it a career and move on there is no point in risking getting yourself hurt if your heart isnt in it. as much as I hate him and would love to see him beat the fuck down it would be a bit selfish of anybody to ask someone to continue to do this if its no longer in them and this is a sport where you can end up dead, now if his heart is in it and he gets beat down or seriously hurt in there no sleep lost on my part, but in reality he should call it a career as of last night he can officially argue that he fought and beat all of the CHAMPIONs in each weight class he claims to be a champion in.
However I still think Hatton did a great job the fight was near dead even going into the tenth, kinda wish we had Raul Caiz in there so the point wouldnt have been taking away due to floyd turning his head, but lets face reality, if a smaller Hatton who admits 147 isnt his weight class, if he can bully Floyd and push Floyd back and have some success and keep a fight that close Cotto has one hell of a shot to beat Floyd so my pick would be MC all day, Floyd did not dominate as some would like to think he had to earn that win.
I also have a question about the P4P shit, isnt that supposed to be according to your skills and how they stack up against all the rest? you would think Floyd could have done much better last night than he did since he is the P4P king correct? I think honestly I agree with what he said on 24/7 his body is shutting down he just cant seem to get off the kind of shots he used to either its his body or the move up in weight either way I think he should retire


Man you have got to be one of the most inaccurate posters on this forum.

Fight near dead even going into the 10th? The judges gave Hatton 1 or 2 rounds. Everyone on this forum gave Hatton about 2 rounds. EVEN going into the 10th? You're on your own there.

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post Dec 9 2007, 03:29 PM
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QUOTE(BrutalBodyShots @ Dec 9 2007, 12:26 PM) [snapback]369590[/snapback]
Man you have got to be one of the most inaccurate posters on this forum.

Fight near dead even going into the 10th? The judges gave Hatton 1 or 2 rounds. Everyone on this forum gave Hatton about 2 rounds. EVEN going into the 10th? You're on your own there.


and the judges for DLH Floyd had Oscar lossing by a single point but you all swear up and down they were wrong that night as well so which is it? are the judges only correct when it suites your arguement or do the judges often make mistakes in scoring a fight? be fucking real the fight was close and IMO the only reason I had Floyd up two rounds was because of the one point deduction other than that it was a one point lead going into the tenth.
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post Dec 9 2007, 03:44 PM
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Most of the people that felt Mayweather beat Oscar had Mayweather winning 7-5 or 8-4 at the WIDEST. NO ONE had Mayweather-Hatton that close... well again, except YOU.

These two fights are apples and oranges my friend.

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- xxxxxx   Mayweather VS Cotto   Dec 9 2007, 04:03 AM
- - biggeorge89   Hmmm...Cotto will give Floyd fits. Why? Because Co...   Dec 9 2007, 05:50 AM
|- - moscow bear   QUOTE(biggeorge89 @ Dec 9 2007, 11:50 AM)...   Dec 9 2007, 09:03 AM
- - ROLL DEEP   This is the only fight I want to see Floyd in. I...   Dec 9 2007, 05:55 AM
- - snoopnick   Cotto will give Mayweather his hardest fight to da...   Dec 9 2007, 06:25 AM
- - The Conscience   I think Cotto can beat him. In a fight against Ma...   Dec 9 2007, 08:46 AM
- - salvador   Cotto doesn't have the footwork to get inside....   Dec 9 2007, 08:53 AM
- - biggeorge89   I think Margarito is really too slow for Floyd.......   Dec 9 2007, 08:57 AM
|- - xxxxxx   QUOTE(biggeorge89 @ Dec 9 2007, 09:57 AM)...   Dec 9 2007, 12:27 PM
- - biggeorge89   Can you please show me the post? I honestly dont e...   Dec 9 2007, 09:04 AM
|- - Maxy   QUOTE(biggeorge89 @ Dec 9 2007, 09:04 AM)...   Dec 9 2007, 04:11 PM
- - salvador   Yeah, but Margarito is 4 inches taller than Cotto ...   Dec 9 2007, 09:04 AM
- - biggeorge89   Williams is a guy I think Floyd would have fits wi...   Dec 9 2007, 09:12 AM
|- - salvador   QUOTE(biggeorge89 @ Dec 9 2007, 10:12 AM)...   Dec 9 2007, 09:20 AM
- - biggeorge89   I really believe Mayweather will fight Cotto and c...   Dec 9 2007, 09:23 AM
|- - salvador   QUOTE(biggeorge89 @ Dec 9 2007, 10:23 AM)...   Dec 9 2007, 09:25 AM
- - biggeorge89   I think Floyd doesn't have any interest in fig...   Dec 9 2007, 09:37 AM
|- - salvador   QUOTE(biggeorge89 @ Dec 9 2007, 10:37 AM)...   Dec 9 2007, 09:45 AM
- - biggeorge89   IF thats the case then Floyd retires.   Dec 9 2007, 09:46 AM
- - JD   Mayweather beats Cotto and does so easier than he ...   Dec 9 2007, 09:53 AM
|- - The Conscience   QUOTE(JD @ Dec 9 2007, 09:53 AM) 369485Ma...   Dec 9 2007, 10:02 AM
||- - JD   QUOTE(The Conscience @ Dec 9 2007, 10:02 ...   Dec 9 2007, 10:09 AM
||- - The Conscience   QUOTE(JD @ Dec 9 2007, 10:09 AM) 369490Co...   Dec 9 2007, 10:38 AM
||- - salvador   QUOTE(The Conscience @ Dec 9 2007, 11:38 ...   Dec 9 2007, 10:50 AM
||- - JD   QUOTE(The Conscience @ Dec 9 2007, 10:38 ...   Dec 9 2007, 11:28 AM
|- - singletrack   QUOTE(JD @ Dec 9 2007, 09:53 AM) 369485Ma...   Dec 10 2007, 11:31 PM
|- - JD   QUOTE(singletrack @ Dec 10 2007, 11:31 PM...   Dec 11 2007, 07:31 AM
|- - singletrack   QUOTE(JD @ Dec 11 2007, 07:31 AM) 369972L...   Dec 12 2007, 11:35 AM
|- - JD   QUOTE(singletrack @ Dec 12 2007, 11:35 AM...   Dec 12 2007, 11:59 AM
|- - Nay_Sayer   QUOTE(JD @ Dec 12 2007, 10:59 AM) 370136B...   Dec 12 2007, 12:42 PM
|- - JD   QUOTE(Nay_Sayer @ Dec 12 2007, 12:42 PM) ...   Dec 12 2007, 12:56 PM
- - biggeorge89   Article from boxingscene After Floyd Mayweath...   Dec 9 2007, 10:02 AM
|- - JD   QUOTE(biggeorge89 @ Dec 9 2007, 10:02 AM)...   Dec 9 2007, 10:06 AM
|- - salvador   QUOTE(biggeorge89 @ Dec 9 2007, 11:02 AM)...   Dec 9 2007, 10:10 AM
- - neophyte7   BE PATIENT COTTO and hope that your face fighting...   Dec 9 2007, 10:11 AM
- - imperial   Cotto has the patience to make this a very competi...   Dec 9 2007, 11:08 AM
- - Jack 1000   Mayweather by decision or late stoppage, Cotto is...   Dec 9 2007, 11:47 AM
- - SpitShineTommy   DAAAM....I m still pissed Ricky got beat down by p...   Dec 9 2007, 12:02 PM
- - Jack 1000   QUOTEWhat about PAUL WILLIAMS ???? he might actual...   Dec 9 2007, 12:29 PM
|- - BrutalBodyShots   I've got Mayweather over Cotto without questio...   Dec 9 2007, 01:29 PM
- - WolfishPromistah   If I were Floyd, I'd probably take just two mo...   Dec 9 2007, 01:29 PM
- - X3_Bazooka_X3   according to Lampley Floyd doesnt love boxing anym...   Dec 9 2007, 03:11 PM
|- - BrutalBodyShots   QUOTE(X3_Bazooka_X3 @ Dec 9 2007, 03:11 P...   Dec 9 2007, 03:26 PM
|- - X3_Bazooka_X3   QUOTE(BrutalBodyShots @ Dec 9 2007, 12:26...   Dec 9 2007, 03:29 PM
|- - BrutalBodyShots   Most of the people that felt Mayweather beat Oscar...   Dec 9 2007, 03:44 PM
- - The Conscience   I think too much is being made about Cotto foot wo...   Dec 9 2007, 04:06 PM
- - moscow bear   I actually think that Paul Williams has the lowest...   Dec 9 2007, 05:19 PM
|- - Lil-lightsout   QUOTE(moscow bear @ Dec 9 2007, 05:19 PM)...   Dec 9 2007, 06:03 PM
- - neophyte7   You make a good reference. Even Floyd SR says that...   Dec 9 2007, 05:34 PM
- - dbdbdb   In spite of the fact that this is the fight that t...   Dec 9 2007, 08:32 PM
|- - BrutalBodyShots   A Mosley win for Floyd wouldn't do anything to...   Dec 9 2007, 08:52 PM
- - and the NEW   I think Mosley is the man to trouble Floyd, the lo...   Dec 10 2007, 12:18 AM
|- - The Ring Dictator   QUOTE(and the NEW @ Dec 10 2007, 06:18 AM...   Dec 10 2007, 07:02 AM
|- - and the NEW   QUOTE(The Ring Dictator @ Dec 10 2007, 12...   Dec 10 2007, 07:43 PM
- - biggeorge89   I think Cotto and Williams are the two guys that w...   Dec 10 2007, 07:31 AM
- - ROLL DEEP   Cotto or Mosely for me. Either of those would be...   Dec 10 2007, 08:07 AM
- - PUERTOROCKS   http://youtube.com/watch?v=y3mTLmydh6U   Dec 10 2007, 09:35 AM
- - biggeorge89   ^ I agree. Weather you like PBF or not, you have ...   Dec 10 2007, 07:49 PM
- - and the NEW   Mayweather is one of the very best out there, I ha...   Dec 10 2007, 08:01 PM
- - biggeorge89   Yeah. in terms of legacies, there are guys out the...   Dec 10 2007, 08:03 PM
- - and the NEW   Most definately. Not to mention, he is the kind o...   Dec 10 2007, 08:10 PM
- - dbdbdb   QUOTE(and the NEW @ Dec 10 2007, 07:43 PM...   Dec 10 2007, 08:18 PM
- - and the NEW   Yeh, see a guy like Hearns would be the most BRUTA...   Dec 10 2007, 08:33 PM
|- - dbdbdb   QUOTE(and the NEW @ Dec 10 2007, 08:33 PM...   Dec 10 2007, 08:50 PM
- - The Original MrFactor   In this fight, I saw a level of toughness and fero...   Dec 10 2007, 09:02 PM
|- - singletrack   QUOTE(The Original MrFactor @ Dec 10 2007, 09...   Dec 10 2007, 11:42 PM
- - PR316   I think in terms of PURE TALENT AND SKILL, I would...   Dec 10 2007, 09:06 PM
- - kidbazooka1   The obviouse pick here would be Floyd but I gove C...   Dec 10 2007, 09:09 PM
|- - The Conscience   QUOTE(kidbazooka1 @ Dec 10 2007, 09:09 PM...   Dec 10 2007, 09:17 PM
- - The C.E.O.   I think Cotto could beat Mayweather 1, maybe 2 tim...   Dec 10 2007, 09:38 PM
|- - JD   QUOTE(The C.E.O. @ Dec 10 2007, 09:38 PM)...   Dec 10 2007, 09:41 PM
||- - The Conscience   QUOTE(JD @ Dec 10 2007, 09:41 PM) 369904S...   Dec 10 2007, 09:47 PM
||- - JD   QUOTE(The Conscience @ Dec 10 2007, 09:47...   Dec 10 2007, 10:00 PM
|- - rusty_trombone   QUOTE(The C.E.O. @ Dec 10 2007, 09:38 PM)...   Dec 10 2007, 10:33 PM
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- - singletrack   I think Cotto wins a split decision in a controver...   Dec 10 2007, 11:50 PM
- - biggeorge89   If Mayweather fights Cotto, he fights Cotto like h...   Dec 11 2007, 02:07 AM
- - biggeorge89   Cotto is about as fast as Castillo...and Castillo ...   Dec 11 2007, 05:11 AM
|- - BrutalBodyShots   QUOTE(biggeorge89 @ Dec 11 2007, 05:11 AM...   Dec 11 2007, 07:15 PM
- - biggeorge89   QUOTE(Fitz @ Dec 11 2007, 10:37 AM) 36995...   Dec 11 2007, 05:45 AM
- - biggeorge89   He went for the kill against Spinks and pretty muc...   Dec 11 2007, 05:59 AM
- - biggeorge89   You can see Cotto-Judah clips in the Cotto highlig...   Dec 11 2007, 06:05 AM
|- - ROLL DEEP   QUOTE(biggeorge89 @ Dec 11 2007, 06:05 AM...   Dec 12 2007, 11:21 AM
|- - singletrack   QUOTE(ROLL DEEP @ Dec 12 2007, 11:21 AM) ...   Dec 12 2007, 11:36 AM
- - WolfishPromistah   Like Hatton, what's going to make Floyd's ...   Dec 11 2007, 08:13 AM
|- - JD   QUOTE(WolfishPromistah @ Dec 11 2007, 08...   Dec 11 2007, 08:15 AM
|- - singletrack   QUOTE(WolfishPromistah @ Dec 11 2007, 08...   Dec 12 2007, 11:29 AM
- - The Original MrFactor   I think all of this talk about Cotto/Mayweather is...   Dec 11 2007, 08:36 AM
|- - salvador   QUOTE(The Original MrFactor @ Dec 11 2007, 09...   Dec 12 2007, 10:39 AM
- - falvoa   Lil Floyd should be able to defeat Miguel Cotto. ...   Dec 11 2007, 10:26 AM
- - xxxxxx   The only way Mayweather-Cotto becomes a bigger fig...   Dec 11 2007, 06:10 PM
- - dbdbdb   Honestly ...... Floyd needs & deserves a vacat...   Dec 11 2007, 06:30 PM
- - streetlion1   **NEWS FLASH** FLOYD MAYWEATHER JR. IS OVER-RATED...   Dec 12 2007, 10:21 AM
- - Method   I actually think Cotto is more competitive w Floyd...   Dec 12 2007, 11:01 AM
|- - singletrack   QUOTE(Method @ Dec 12 2007, 11:01 AM) 370...   Dec 12 2007, 11:24 AM
- - biggeorge89   QUOTEI totally disagree with this and want to know...   Dec 12 2007, 11:03 AM
- - biggeorge89   Man, it seems to me that alot of people under-esti...   Dec 12 2007, 11:33 AM
- - biggeorge89   Thanks man   Dec 12 2007, 11:52 AM
- - Southeastpaw   I was surprised with Cotto's speed and accurac...   Dec 12 2007, 12:08 PM
- - JD   QUOTE(Southeastpaw @ Dec 12 2007, 12:08 P...   Dec 12 2007, 12:18 PM
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