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Old 10-10-2012, 09:45 AM   #11
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Default Re: Gerald McClellan

Originally Posted by Joe.Boxer View Post
According to this bull****ter's blog;

"A few months before the fight with Benn, McClellan’s trainer, Manny Steward, decided that he wasn’t healthy enough for a fight so soon. While training for the fight, McClellan complained of blurred vision and headaches after a sparring session. Steward had a suspicion that something was not right with his young charge, and recommended McClellan take some time off boxing and maybe think about calling it quits. McClellan wasn’t hearing it. Not now after he was so close to super s****om. He told Steward he would fight on, regardless of the headaches and blurred vision. Subsequently Steward left the camp, vowing not to be a part of the damage McClellan was causing to himself."

McClellan was already back with Stan Johnson before the Jackson rematch .
because d blinking began during if not b4 d 1st Jackson fight
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