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Jets' new offensive coordinator Jeremy Bates has a big fan in Kirk Cousins

Cue the Cousins-to-New York rumors after the Jets promoted Bates to offensive coordinator
Via CBSSports.com
9 days ago

Alexander, Ortiz look to get back to title contention

In their best days, Devon Alexander and Victor Ortiz were dynamic fighters who both won welterweight world titles and were involved in major fights. Now, at age 31, they both want to show there's more left in their tanks.
Via ESPN
9 days ago

Eubank Jr: I'll prove I'm world's best super-middleweight

Chris Eubank Jr. believes overcoming George Groves in their world title showdown this weekend can prove a cornerstone in his career.
Via ESPN
9 days ago

Broner booked for misdemeanor sexual battery

Former four-division world titleholder Adrien Broner was booked into Fulton County Jail in Atlanta on a misdemeanor sexual battery charge and released on $2,000 bail.
Via ESPN
10 days ago

Beltran: The fighter and his shadow

At the age of 16, during an unsuccessful attempt to cross the U.S. border from Mexico, Raymundo Beltran was told by an immigration officer that he was "going to make it." Twenty years later, that prophecy is close to becoming a reality.
Via ESPN
10 days ago

Figueroa faces DUI charge ahead of Broner tilt

Former lightweight titlist Omar Figueroa Jr is facing a charge of driving under the influence just two months before his bout with Adrien Broner.
Via ESPN
10 days ago

George Groves Vs Chris Eubank Jr Fight Prediction

The World Boxing Super Series Super-Middleweight semi-finals begins with a huge all-British rival clash between George Groves Vs Chris Eubank Jr. WBA champion George Groves (27-3, 20 KOs) meets Chris Eubank Jr (26-1, 20 KOs) on Saturday, February 17th at the sold-out Manchester Arena in Manchester, England. Groves successfully defeated Jamie Cox 24-fight unbeaten record in convincing...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
10 days ago

Broner booked for misdemeanor sexual battery

Former four-division world titleholder Adrien Broner was booked into Fulton County Jail in Atlanta on a misdemeanor sexual battery charge and released on $2,000 bail.
Via ESPN
10 days ago

Billy Joe Saunders is ready for his tough fight against Martin Murray

Unbeaten WBO World Middleweight Champion. Billy Joe Saunders (26-0, 12 KOs) is set to face the winner of Alvarez-Golovkin II on May 5th. Saunders successfully retained his title with a dominant twelve round win over former IBF champion David Lemieux in December. Saunders will make his fourth defense of his title against Martin Murray at the O2 Arena in London on April 14th. Here...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
10 days ago

Adrien Broner arrested for sexual battery

Adrien Broner was arrested in a mall in Atlanta on Monday, and the allegations against the former boxing champion once again involve a woman.Law enforcement officials told TMZ that Broner was taken into custody late Monday evening and charged with misdemeanor sexual battery. A video that surfaced on social media appeared to show the 28-year-old being escorted out of a shopping mall...
Via Larry Brown Sports
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Groves: Eubank's copying my mistake vs. Froch

George Groves believes Chris Eubank Jr. will pay for doing too much talking ahead of their fight Saturday.
Via ESPN
11 days ago

Barrios set for homecoming in San Antonio

Mario Barrios' 10-round fight against Eudy Bernardo will be part of the Showtime Extreme coverage of the March 10 card at the Freeman Coliseum in San Antonio, the network said Monday.
Via ESPN
11 days ago

Brant returning to middleweight to face Courter

After losing soundly in the quarterfinal round of the WBSS super middleweight tournament, Rob Brant will return to the middleweight division to face Colby Courter on March 9 in Hinckley, Minnesota.
Via ESPN
11 days ago

Dirrell-Uzcategui II added to Wilder-Ortiz card

The highly anticipated rematch between super middleweights Andre Dirrell and Jose Uzcategui has been added to the March 3 card in Brooklyn headlined by a heavyweight title match between Deontay Wilder and Luis "King Kong" Ortiz.
Via ESPN
11 days ago

Groves: I nearly quit in 2015, I was sick of boxing

George Groves revealed he nearly quit boxing after losing to Badou Jack in 2015, claiming he was "disillusioned" with the sport.
Via ESPN
12 days ago

Showtime boss: 'There's a chance' for Mayweather UFC fight

At the very least, Floyd Mayweather Jr. wants us to believe that he is planning to try his hand at mixed martial arts at some point this year. And if he actually tries to make it happen, it sounds like the network he is under contract with is willing to help.TMZ caught up with Showtime Sports executive vice president Stephen Espinoza at the Super Bowl this week, and he said he had...
Via Larry Brown Sports
22 days ago  |  Discuss

The Rock guarantees no draw in Canelo Alvarez, GGG rematch

The rematch between Canelo Alvarez and Gennady Golovkin was officially announced on Monday, and who better to announce the news for HBO than star of the channel’s show, “Ballers”?That’s right, HBO had The Rock announce the news of the Canelo-GGG rematch, which is set for May 5. During his announcement, The Rock guaranteed that there would not be a draw in the second fight between...
Via Larry Brown Sports
25 days ago  |  Discuss

Errol Spence is not a fan of 'Rocky' and we have some questions

Errol Spence might be the IBF Welterweight champion right now, but that’s not stopping the 27-year-old boxer from making news for all the wrong reasons.He might not have committed a crime in the true sense of the word, but we’re putting Spence on probation for a lack of respect.Speaking exclusively to TMZ Sports, Spence was asked about the worst boxing movie of all-time. Instead...
Via SNIPdaily
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Warrant out for Floyd Mayweather Sr’s arrest over battery charge

There is an arrest warrant out for Floyd Mayweather Sr. over a battery charge he faces stemming from an incident after the Canelo Alvarez-GGG fight in September, according to a report.Mayweather Sr. has been charged with battery for allegedly pulling a woman out of a car in Las Vegas during the early hours of Sept. 17 and punching her in the leg.TMZ Sports reports details about the...
Via Larry Brown Sports
January 23, 2018  |  Discuss

Arrest warrant issued for Floyd Mayweather's father for allegedly punching a woman at Canelo-GGG fight

Apparently, the apple doesn’t far too fall from the tree. According to TMZ Sports, law enforcement sources in Nevada are reporting that an incident involving Floyd Mayweather Sr. occurred during the early morning hours of September 17th — immediately after the Canelo Alvarez and Gennady Golovkin fight in Las Vegas.A woman claims that she was involved in an argument with Floyd Sr...
Via SNIPdaily
January 23, 2018  |  Discuss

Pacquiao fight could be in conflict with Golden Knights

Manny Pacquiao’s promoter is hoping to put the Filipino fighter back in the ring in April in Las Vegas, but there is a potential conflict with the city’s NHL team.The Las Vegas Review Journal reported this week that Pacquiao’s promoter, Bob Arum, is trying to put on a boxing card for ESPN on April 21 at T-Mobile Arena. The card would feature Bud Crawford against Jeff Horn, as well...
Via Larry Brown Sports
January 18, 2018  |  Discuss

Floyd Mayweather spotted at Lakers-Thunder game

Floyd Mayweather Jr. generated some buzz on social media Tuesday when he posted a video of himself riding a horse while shirtless on a beach. The Instagram video garnered a lot of reactions, as many wondered where he was exactly.While the location of where he was in the video is still currently unclear, we do know where he was on Wednesday — at Chesapeake Energy Arena.Mayweather...
Via The Sports Daily
January 17, 2018  |  Discuss
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