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> J'Leon Love, Floyd's MW Prospect (What did you think of him)??
post Feb 24 2013, 01:02 AM
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From what I saw tonight of Love, it appears he does have the wrinkles but not all of them. Love IMO did not box very well and he made many mistakes that I see needed some immediate correction and for all the boxing experience that Floyd Jr has it appears he was not telling him the necessary corrections he needed in that fight to be more highly effective.

J'Leon went willing to the ropes from the mere pressure/presence of Findley coming forward without even throwing punches, he never used the uppercut enough as the shorter man (Findley) rushed in with his head down, he didn't double his jab nor did he use it enough throughout the fight and often he fought down to the height of his opponent.

Still and all I think he did gain a valuable source of experience from this fight and will be better for it but he will definitely have to step it up on the learning curve if he's gonna wanna compete at the highest levels and face the likes of the Martinez's and maybe even move up to face the Ward's of the divisions.

Your thoughts??
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post Feb 26 2013, 11:36 AM
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I keep forgetting that he hasn't had but a few fights. Maybe it's because he's getting all of this air time, that makes me think that he's supposed to be better than he appears.

I saw a few errors here and there, and kept getting backed into the ropes and pounded on in a few rounds. With all of that said, his performance can be admired (for taking on a tougher Findley), and excused (due to his lack of pro fights thus far).
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