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Old 01-03-2013, 10:27 PM   #98
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Default Re: Real Reason Floyd beat Marquez

Originally Posted by Bogotazo View Post
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.
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