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Old 11-11-2011, 03:14 PM
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Originally Posted by J.B. View Post
I agree with you bro, but a lot of people are crapping on Floyd (not that he doesn't bring it on himself), saying he only did this for the publicity . It makes me sad that people can't put their hate aside and recognize a decent gesture. I'm sure Floyd felt like he wouldn't be able to make the money he makes now had it not been for guys like Frazier. Personally, I think Floyd is awesome for stepping up like this.
Agreed, while I've openly admitted that I don't like him, it's an awesome gesture and the guy is not an idiot, without Ali/Frazier taking boxing to another level, it's unlikely the sport would be as big as it is now. Guys like Ali/Frazier, Tyson, and De La Hoya elevated it and Floyd knows this.
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