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Old 11-24-2013, 01:08 AM   #2521
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pac deserves a shot at one of those belts immediately.
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Old 11-24-2013, 02:38 AM   #2522
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when Floyd is cautious, it's skills; but when Manny uses caution, he is declining. you guys are so stupid.

do you seriously think Pac can't KO Rios? Manny could have pummeled rios, even beat him to a pulp the whole night but he chose not to.

Manny is a man not only thinking about his future but thinking about his opponents' future as well. Pac obviously toned down the destruction he was serving Rios. Rios is still a young kid with a long career ahead of him.

or would you have Pac go down a familiar path and end Rios' career like he ended Margarito's by smashing his left orbital (eye).

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Old 11-24-2013, 04:01 AM   #2523
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Old 11-24-2013, 04:33 AM   #2524
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Pacquiao fans should really look at this gif closely. It says alot about Pacquiao's current state and why at this point in his career he can't beat Floyd.
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Old 11-24-2013, 04:50 AM   #2525
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Pacquiao fans should really look at this gif closely. It says alot about Pacquiao's current state and why at this point in his career he can't beat Floyd.
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Old 11-24-2013, 05:42 AM   #2526
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thought it was an impressive showing by pac, though he did seem affected by some of rios' punches and he admitted after the fight that he got hurt. I think he needs another win vs a high level opponent in order to regain his footing as one of the top p4pers
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Old 11-24-2013, 05:47 PM   #2527
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http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hgrS9LLledY pacquiao is slick.
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Old 11-24-2013, 05:53 PM   #2528
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Pac is back April 12, he doesn't have a lot of options over at Top Rank.

Bradley II
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I think he goes for Bradley rematch, as I'd like to see Rios vs. Provodnikov.
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Old 11-24-2013, 06:01 PM   #2529
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Pacquiao with a vintage mayweathernesque pot shot at 1:30.
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Old 11-24-2013, 07:23 PM   #2530
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Manny looked good. Great speed, great footwork, very relaxed overall. Total shutout.
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Old 11-24-2013, 08:00 PM   #2531
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I don't know, Rios was the perfect fighter to make Manny look good, a come forward slow pressure fighter.
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Old 11-24-2013, 08:49 PM   #2532
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I don't know, Rios was the perfect fighter to make Manny look good, a come forward slow pressure fighter.

That was the point. Not only was it supposed to be a tuneup/retool fight for Pac after not being in the ring/camp for a year following a brutal KO loss (which is why I suspect he didn't go for the KO when he could've, wanted the rounds), it was also a showcase for Boxing's foray into the Asian market. They wanted an action fight, ended up being a punching bag exhibition though.

Top Rank's stable is ass at WW right now, wonder who Pac will face next.
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Old 11-24-2013, 10:52 PM   #2533
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I know some of these guys have fights scheduled, but I would like to see Broner vs. Garcia and Pac vs. Alexander, both @ 140. And Bradley vs. Khan @ 147.
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Old 11-25-2013, 01:00 AM   #2534
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Pac vs. Alexander, both @ 140.


why would the fight be at 140? i dont see why manny would go down
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Old 11-25-2013, 01:02 AM   #2535
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why would the fight be at 140? i dont see why manny would go down
Same with Devon, he has a belt at 147.
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