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As Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) skyrockets in popularity, the resistance of mainstream media outlets (Sports Illustrated and ESPN) has historically probably been due to a fear of pro-wrestling combined with old-school boxing writers lack of understanding. Boxing writers love boxing; and they often feel, correctly, that MMA fighters usually aren’t the best boxers.

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Post #1   4/10/07 3:48:41PM   

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Great article. I makes Mayweather look like even more of an idiot.

Post #2   4/10/07 4:47:40PM   

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Good article!

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Post #3   4/10/07 5:02:24PM   

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Yeah good read. Thanks for the post.

Post #4   4/10/07 10:40:34PM   

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Awesome, awesome article. I think every combat sport is poetry in motion, each having their own nuances. MMA is still a young sport, like the author has stated, and is continually evolving. Someday, it too, will be a "sweet science."

Post #5   4/10/07 11:53:33PM   

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to revive an old thread this was a great article.. I thik more need to read it..

Post #6   6/29/08 6:37:40PM