The much-maligned career of Floyd Mayweather Jr. continues this Saturday at the MGM Grand as he takes on WBA junior middleweight champion, Miguel Cotto. This will mark Mayweather's second trip up to the junior middleweight division, his first being his 2007 win over then-WBC champion Oscar De La Hoya.
Win, lose, or draw, less than one month after Mayweather faces Miguel Cotto he will turn himself over to authorities to begin serving an 87-day jail sentence stemming from a September 2010 felony domestic violence arrest, to which he entered a guilty plea to a reduced misdemeanor charge. While the decision has been handed down and the hardest part -- the waiting -- is over, Mayweather stands face-to-face with the loss of his freedom, however long or short the time may be.
And as per usual, Mayweather is as cool as the other side of the pillow.
"Well you got certain obstacles that get in your way throughout your career, but you have to be a strong individual," Mayweather told reporte...