HomeBoxingFormer Cincinnati Bengals Wide Receiver Chad Ochocinco, 43, to Make Pro Debut on the Mayweather vs. Paul Card | REAL COMBAT MEDIA
Former Cincinnati Bengals Wide Receiver Chad Ochocinco, 43, to Make Pro Debut on the Mayweather vs. Paul Card | REAL COMBAT MEDIA
May 4, 2021
Former Cincinnati Bengals Huge Receiver Chad Ochocinco, 43, to Make Professional Debut on the Mayweather vs. Paul Card
By Robert Brizel, Head Actual Fight Media Boxing Correspondent
Miami, FL (Could 4th, 2021)– Transfer over Tyson Fury! Retired Cincinnati Bengals vast receiver Chad Ochocinco Johnson, age 43, an enthusiastic boxing health club participant the place he trains commonly, has determined to make his skilled boxing debut on the Floyd Mayweather Jr. undercard on the Onerous Rock in Miami, Florida. Floyd will battle an exhibition in opposition to Logan Paul in the principle occasion.
Ochocinco broke the information on an I AM ATHLETE podcast. Not calling himself by the nickname “Candy Toes” Johnson, a attainable opponent talked about for Ochocinco for his exhibition debut is tv sports activities persona and former NFL vast receiver Brandon Marshall, a veteran of the Denver Broncos, Chicago Bears, New York Jets, New York Giants, Seattle Seahawks, and Miami Dolphins. Marshall has additionally educated within the boxing health club for years, together with coaching with former world heavyweight champion Evander Holyfield.
Given the present pandemic, everyone, it appears, is moving into the boxing act. First it was Iron Mike Tyson and Roy Jones Jr., then Floyd, and Chad Ochocinco. It represents an oddball Jones manner of incomes a pay-per-view buck, however throughout the pandemic, it’s something goes when it comes to reside sports activities, spectators or no spectators. As long as the general public desires to view the individuals, even when the matchups are good, dangerous or ugly, boxing will proceed. Most definitely, on this reporter’s viewpoint, the hype is sweet publicity. Nevertheless, Ochocinco versus Marshall or whoever else just isn’t essentially good boxing. Nicely, Denver Broncos NFL star Lyle Alzado boxed ten rounds with Muhammad Ali on NBC sports activities a number of many years in the past. Alzado did, so Ochocinco can do it, as America is a free nation. As Jack Dempsey would say, this isn’t boxing. All of it depends upon your viewpoint. Order your Doordash pizza to go, and watch Floyd placed on one other exhibition present.