Originally Posted by Duodenum
While the fourth estate in boxing has never given Mike his due, he's received tremendous and well-deserved respect and fan support among the ESB Classic posters who remember him, and should always enjoy a secure reputation on fan based forums like this one. A quiet, unassuming, modest classy character, just the sort of gentleman boxing needs to elevate it's image today. He treated failure and success with equal dignity.
Amen to that, bro.
I have always had a particularly soft spot for Weaver, partly because he came to these parts three times to fight, and I was privileged enough to watch him fight live one time.