Mayweather: Maidana bit me out of frustration

WBA/WBC welterweight champion Floyd Mayweather Jr says he feels that Marcos Maidana bit him last Saturday night out of complete frustration at seeing himself in a desperate situation with the fight getting away from him. In the 8th round, Maidana appeared to bit Mayweather on his left glove. Mayweather said that the gloves have very little padding, so he could feel Maidana’s teeth really well as they bit into his hand. Continue reading

Matt Ryan passes for 286 yards, Falcons humiliate Bucs 56-14

Atlanta Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan had a huge game in leading the Falcons to a 56-14 rout of the winless Tampa Bay Buccaneers (0-3) on Thursday night at the Georgia Dome in Atlanta, Georgia. The Falcons could do nothing wrong during the first 3 quarters of play in jumping out to a huge 56-0 lead in using their first string offense. Continue reading

Cousins sees his current situation as being different than last season

Washington Redskins quarterback Kirk Cousins was given the starting job for the last three games of the 2013 season, and played poorly in two of the games after starter Robert Griffin III was benched by then head coach Mike Shanahan. Cousins is now back as a starter after RG3 suffered a dislocated ankle last week against the Jacksonville Jaguars. Continue reading

Arum sees it up to Mayweather if he wants Pacquiao fight or not

Top Rank promoter Bob Arum is saying that Showtime and HBO are in agreement to televise a future mega-fight between Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather Jr if the two fighters can agree to a fight in 2015. Pacquiao is under contract with HBO and Mayweather with Showtime. This normally would be a huge barrier to a fight between them taking place, but Arum sees it as possible because the networks agreeing to televise the fight. Continue reading

Pacquiao: Maidana won the fight against Mayweather

Perhaps lashing out due to WBA/WBC welterweight champion Floyd Mayweather Jr having shown little interested in wanting to accommodate his wish for a fight, WBO welterweight champion Manny Pacquiao told AFP that he thought that Marcos Maidana beat Mayweather in their fight last Saturday night at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, Nevada. Continue reading

RG3 to be in cast for 10 days

Washington Redskins head coach Jay Gruden says quarterback Robert Griffin III will need to wear a cast on his dislocated left ankle for about a week and a half [10 days], and then they’ll reexamine his foot after the cast comes off. It’ll be another 4-6 weeks of rehab once the cast comes off though, and that means that we’re probably not looking at RG3 being ready to play until week 7-8, possibly as long as Week 10. Continue reading

J.J. Watt could play at tight end against Giants

Houston Texans defensive end J.J. Watt could see action on Sunday at tight end in the red zone when the Texans play the New York Giants. Watt caught a touchdown pass last Sunday in the Texans 30-14 win over the Oakland Raiders, and Texans head coach Bill O’Brien likes the idea of having the 6’7”, 295 pound Watt catching passes when the Texans get into the red zone due to his leaping ability. Continue reading

Mayweather: Maidana is more reckless than Cotto

WBA/WBC welterweight champion Floyd Mayweather Jr (47-0, 26 KOs) says he doesn’t rate Marcos Maidana (35-5, 31 KOs) in the same class as Miguel Cotto or Saul “Canelo” Alvarez when it comes to punching power or boxing skills. He sees both of them as stronger and superior boxers to Maidana. However, Mayweather does feel that Maidana is a strong puncher in his own right, but just not as strong as Cotto or Canelo. What Mayweather does see as a major difference between those guys and Maidana is the reckless way that Maidana fight. Continue reading

Mayweather Sr: I was getting ready to bite Maidana’s backside too

Trainer Floyd Mayweather Sr says he was ready to jump in the ring and bite Marcos Maidana (35-5, 31 KOs) last Saturday night after he allegedly bit WBA/WBC welterweight champion Floyd Mayweather Jr (47-0, 26 KOs) on his left hand in the 8th round of their fight at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, Nevada. Continue reading

Submit Your Article!

LOG IN or REGISTER here to submit
your article directly to the site:
Log In ...or please send all e-mails, press releases or articles to info@sportstalk200.com - We will not consider previously published articles. - Do not copy articles from other sites!