Originally written on The Queensbury Rules  |  Last updated 8/27/14

LOS ANGELES, CA - AUGUST 27: Abner Mares of Montebello, CA faces of against his opponent Carlos Fulgencio who weighed in at 119.6 on August 26, 2009 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Jacob de Golish/Getty Images)
Nothing amusing to head up this week's schedule, just a weird pic of Rhianna beater Chris Brown and nobody-really beater Anthony Mundine. Well, my head exploded anyway. Nobody's head should explode over this week's boxing schedule, which is alright but not amazing. Abner Mares and Anselmo Moreno are fighting guys who aren't each other and Jermain Taylor is on the comeback trail. That's about it really. Yeah. Abner Mares vs. Eric Morel and Anselmo Moreno vs. David De La Mora, Saturday, Showtime, El Paso. This junior featherweight/bantamweight card on Showtime is easily the best of the weekend, but still manages to frustrate. Gritty Mexican-American Mares was the winner of the Showtime bantamweight tournament and is now looking to move up to 122 lbs., where there seems to be more action (read: Nonito Donaire). It would have been nice if Mares (23-0-1) stayed at bantamweight to settle who gets all the marbles with Panama's Moreno, but it seems unlikely...
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