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Old 02-26-2012, 08:10 PM   #125
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Default Re: Prospect watch: Rocky Jerkic

Originally Posted by perfect jet View Post
I know george reno plans to bring him down to jnr middle. Right now he has a quarter horse who he wants to transform in to a strong, fast stayer. If rocky keeps his head screwed on, good future lies ahead.

Good to see george in charge of a promising kid like jerkic.
Sounds like the 154lb obsession lives on at the Boxa circus.
Most posters seem to hold the opinion that Choc has been weakened by the move.
No doubt Rocky has the ability to be competitive at 154lbs. The question will be whether or not he loses some of his explosive punching power.
[also munching lettuce leaves and sipping green tea can lose it's appeal]

Comparisons can be made with a fighter like Paul Williams , to back the arguement, who as most know has had success from Welter to Middleweight.
Maybe it'll be Rocky who eventually gets a shot at Austin Trout.

Whatever happens it should be an interesting ride.
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