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> No love for Danny Jacobs ?
mitukczuk
post Oct 22 2012, 11:16 AM
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Since I have created the topic about Danny Garcia, I think it's only fair to create one about Daniel Jacobs who came back after his long battle with cancer, which in itself is a lifetime accomplishment.

I was listening to some of his after-fight interviews and man, what a cool dude. I know his opponent wasn't top-notch, but at least he chose someone with a winning record for his comeback. I noticed he got hit couple of times in that fight, but otherwise I really liked his D which seems to be a mixture of various styles - shoulder roll etc. No question about the speed and power. He got care-less against Pirog, who is a freak anyway, protected, but still a freak.

What do you think is next for him ? Possible match-ups ? I don't want to see him rush things, but man...what a champ he would make.


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post Oct 22 2012, 01:27 PM
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QUOTE (daprofessor @ Oct 22 2012, 12:47 PM) *
pirog was scheduled to fight golovkin on hbo in the u.s. that's not the kind of match up u make if you're trying to protect a fighter. he had an injury so he had to pull out...but i'm thinking that fight is going to happen eventually.

Pirog is a fishy character. He did beat Danny but he beat him while he was in a terrible situation (believe his grandma or mom died like a few days before the fight). And after that everytime he was up for a big fight he would get "injured". And some fishy ass injuries like ice skating accidents and from using the sledge hammer on the tire. And in between all of this it felt like he was making soup cause he fought nothing but tomatoes. And I would understand if the guy was a prospect but isn't pirog like 32?
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- mitukczuk   No love for Danny Jacobs ?   Oct 22 2012, 11:16 AM
- - daprofessor   i liked the little bit i saw from jacobs. he seems...   Oct 22 2012, 12:14 PM
|- - mitukczuk   QUOTE (daprofessor @ Oct 22 2012, 12:14 P...   Oct 22 2012, 12:43 PM
|- - daprofessor   QUOTE (mitukczuk @ Oct 22 2012, 01:43 PM)...   Oct 22 2012, 12:47 PM
|- - mitukczuk   QUOTE (daprofessor @ Oct 22 2012, 12:47 P...   Oct 22 2012, 01:07 PM
|- - daprofessor   QUOTE (mitukczuk @ Oct 22 2012, 02:07 PM)...   Oct 22 2012, 02:00 PM
|- - Plah   QUOTE (mitukczuk @ Oct 22 2012, 02:07 PM)...   Oct 22 2012, 10:52 PM
- - checkleft   Well I think cheesy asked me during the fight thre...   Oct 22 2012, 12:15 PM
- - HazConvictedFelonMane   Jacobs gets much love.   Oct 22 2012, 12:55 PM
- - Franchize   First and foremost, I admire his perserverance to ...   Oct 22 2012, 01:22 PM
- - checkleft   QUOTE (daprofessor @ Oct 22 2012, 12:47 P...   Oct 22 2012, 01:27 PM
|- - daprofessor   QUOTE (checkleft @ Oct 22 2012, 02:27 PM)...   Oct 22 2012, 02:06 PM
- - Cshel86   Great comeback win for Jacobs...while it lasted. F...   Oct 22 2012, 01:55 PM
- - checkleft   QUOTE (daprofessor @ Oct 22 2012, 02:06 P...   Oct 22 2012, 07:55 PM
|- - daprofessor   QUOTE (checkleft @ Oct 22 2012, 08:55 PM)...   Oct 23 2012, 01:49 PM
- - Cheesey1   Danny Jacobs deserves another relatively safe matc...   Oct 22 2012, 09:27 PM
|- - Cshel86   QUOTE (Cheesey1 @ Oct 22 2012, 10:27 PM) ...   Oct 22 2012, 09:46 PM
- - Franchize   I think Danny could be a star in boxing. He has a ...   Oct 23 2012, 09:18 AM
|- - mitukczuk   QUOTE (Franchize @ Oct 23 2012, 09:18 AM)...   Oct 23 2012, 11:43 AM
|- - daprofessor   QUOTE (Franchize @ Oct 23 2012, 10:18 AM)...   Oct 23 2012, 01:51 PM
- - checkleft   QUOTE (daprofessor @ Oct 23 2012, 01:51 P...   Oct 24 2012, 04:35 PM
- - daprofessor   QUOTE (checkleft @ Oct 24 2012, 04:35 PM)...   Oct 24 2012, 05:02 PM
- - Cshel86   QUOTE (checkleft @ Oct 24 2012, 05:35 PM)...   Oct 24 2012, 05:05 PM


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