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Old 01-03-2013, 09:27 PM   #98
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Default Re: Real Reason Floyd beat Marquez

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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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