Boxing

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The Best Fight You’ll Never See

February 01, 2012 | Thyrl Nelson

It’s time to stop talking about Mayweather vs. Pacquiao and come to grips with the fact that it won’t happen.

Another Black Eye for Boxing: No Winners in the Williams vs. Lara Debacle

Another Black Eye for Boxing: No Winners in the Williams vs. Lara Debacle

July 11, 2011 | Thyrl Nelson

If you can still count yourself amongst the literally dying legion of boxing fans in the year 2011, then it probably goes without saying that somehow and to some degree you’ve learned to deal with judges’ decisions that can at times boggle the mind. I, for example have found solace in the fact that most […]

Could Poison Pills Keep Zibby in the Ring?

Could Poison Pills Keep Zibby in the Ring?

March 23, 2011 | Thyrl Nelson

As the threat of a prolonged NFL work stoppage has brought along with it little if any bright side, we can at least look at the opportunities taken, and set to, be taken by a number of would-be NFLers in other sports as an amusing sidelight coming from all of this mess. To date though, […]

Friday 3-Pointer: NFL Lockout Jobs, Lively in the Ivy & Easy Baseball Math

Friday 3-Pointer: NFL Lockout Jobs, Lively in the Ivy & Easy Baseball Math

March 11, 2011 | Thyrl Nelson

Friday 3-Pointer   #1 – Lockout Jobs   Whether or not the NFL and the NFLPA can come to an agreement or more likely another extension before the expiration of the league’s current CBA, the Ravens’ Tom Zbikowski will be stepping into the ring on the pay-per-view under card of the Miguel Cotto vs. Ricardo Mayorga […]

NCAA Tournament locks and conference finals (3/7 edition)

March 07, 2011 |

Since we last spoke, 4 teams have put their name in the NCAA bracket and tonight 4 more will do the same. Their have been some upsets like Indiana State getting in over Missouri State and Wichita State; and their have been favorites like St. Mary’s and Gonzaga getting to the WCC final for what […]

Montiel/Donaire fight preview, boxing rankings and schedule

February 17, 2011 |

If there are any boxing fans still left out there or you want to give boxing another chance. I suggest you tune into HBO on Saturday night for the Bantamweight title fight between Fernando Montiel and Nonito Donaire. It isn’t just for the WBC and WBO belts, but it is also for supremacy in the […]

Friday 3-Pointer

Friday 3-Pointer

February 11, 2011 | Thyrl Nelson

Friday 3-Pointer   Three points to consider, for Friday’s show, and/or general water cooler debate.   The departure of Terps defensive coordinator Don Brown last week seemed to come and go without a lot of fanfare. In this case it would seem that Terps fans have conceded the fact that turnabout is fair play. Given […]

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Join the MobTown Sports Beat Live In Studio

October 28, 2010 | Thyrl Nelson

The ustream experiment continues on the MobTown Sports Beat. You can click the link below and join in on the action live in studio, with streaming audio and video too. No time to call? Use the live chat bar in the room to submit your questions, comments and one-liners and we’ll discuss it on the […]

MobTown Sports Beat Live Video Chat Friday 10-2

MobTown Sports Beat Live Video Chat Friday 10-2

October 08, 2010 | Thyrl Nelson

Please click the link below to join today’s program live and streaming in audio and video. You’ll get a look in-studio and enjoy live programming at the same time. No time to call but want to share a comment? Log in here and send your comment through the text bar, and we’ll discuss it on-air. […]

Tweet Cred

Tweet Cred

July 09, 2010 | Thyrl Nelson

In finishing up the week, I just wanted to take a moment to thank all of the guests who helped to make this week’s shows, and direct you to their Twitter pages too, so that you’ll be able to find them and follow them more easily. Thanks again to all for lending some Tweet Cred to […]