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Ring Announcer Jimmy Lennon Jr.: ‘If Floyd Underestimates Berto, He Could Be In Trouble’

The Hall-of-Fame ring announcer spoke with CBS Local Sports about how Andre Berto can beat Floyd Mayweather and what Mayweather means to the sport of boxing.

20 hours ago

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Floyd Mayweather: “What I’ll Miss Most Is All The Jealous Haters”

Floyd Mayweather gave rare access to the media as he prepares for his bout with Andre Berto and took some time to reflect on what he’ll miss when he retires.

21 hours ago

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Andre Berto: My Life As The Guy That’s Going To Beat Floyd Mayweather

In advance of his welterweight title bout with Floyd Mayweather on Saturday, Sept. 12, Andre Berto gave CBS Local Sports a first-hand glimpse at his life in and out of the ring.

09/02/2015

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Keidel: Mayweather’s 49-0 Mark Will Be More Impressive Than Marciano’s

Is Floyd Mayweather Jr the greatest boxer ever? No. Is Mayweather better than Rocky Marciano? By almost any metric, yes

09/01/2015

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Boxing Analyst Steve Farhood: ‘I’d Put Floyd Between Top Ten And 15 All Time’

Showtime’s boxing analyst spoke with CBS Local Sports about Mayweather’s last fight, his place in boxing history and Andre Berto.

08/28/2015

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Keidel: Mayweather-Berto Bout Still Clouded By Mayweather-Pacquiao

Before we dissect Mayweather’s next opponent any further, which we’ll have plenty of time to do over the coming days and weeks, let’s muse over his prior opponent.

08/25/2015

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Travis Thomas Experience: Perception Vs. Reality In Sports

Travis talks about the incidents with Cam Newton and Geno Smith getting into altercations with teammates and how irresponsible it is for the perception of athletes. He highlights someone who he believes is the antithesis of that behavior, Gary Russel Jr.

08/18/2015

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Mayweather 100/1 Favorite Over Berto In Early Betting Line

According to Bovada Sportsbook in Las Vegas, Berto is one of the biggest underdogs in boxing history.

08/06/2015

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Travis Thomas: Philosophy & Nutrition For The Elite Athlete

While I was gathering my interviews and footage for the story, I met Gary Russell Jr.’s nutritionist, Asar Bey.

07/16/2015

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Deontay Wilder: My Life As A Heavyweight Boxer

Deontay Wilder defends his WBC world heavyweight title against Eric Molina on Saturday, June 13. This is his story, as he tells it.

06/10/2015

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Ed Norris: Thanks Canelo

A week after the Mayweather-Pacquiao bout, Canelo Alvarez fought James Kirkland and it was everything the “Fight of the Century ” wasn’t.

05/11/2015

WBC/WBA welterweight champion Floyd Mayweather Jr. (L) and WBO welterweight champion Manny Pacquiao pose.

Showtime Boxing Analyst Steve Farhood Reviews Mayweather Vs Pacquiao

Steve Farhood of Showtime Boxing joined Ed and Steve to talk about Manny Pacquiao’s injury.

105.7 The Fan–05/05/2015

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