Originally Posted by Bogotazo
Hard to see JMM beating Floyd at welterweight (still hard at any other weight too), but having it be his first fight moving up 2 divisions wasn't ideal.
Marquez was weighing in as a welterweight on fight night since his 126 lb days. Floyd just has the longer tool aka the jab.
He is also better athletically, which Marquez has problems with even against a guy like Norwood and Casa who was pretty faded.