Originally Posted by Bogotazo
I can see both perspectives. As a fan, having scored the 3 fights for JMM, a loss like this will be his first real, definitive loss, but it will be one more damn loss on his record, making it seem like Manny always had the edge, when the opposite is most likely true. If he loses, it will be an indicator he should hang them up, but the storm of Pactards and the way history might remember things could sting as time goes by.
great post. It's important he gets at least one win on the record books, so perceptions won't be distorted. People now and in the future will brush it under the rug that he schooled pacman in the third fight if he doesn't get the W on his record come Saturday.