Middleweight contender Daniel Jacobs is trading in his gloves for a microphone, at least for one night. The inspirational cancer survivor will serve as guest analyst for this Saturday's Showtime telecast live from the DC Armory in Washington, D.C.
Jacobs will step in for critically acclaimed analyst Paulie Malignaggi, who will challenge IBF Welterweight World Champion Shawn Porter...
Danny Jacobs, who refers to himself as “Miracle Man” after overcoming osteosarcoma, an aggressive form of spinal cancer that resulted in temporary paralysis in his legs after being diagnosed in 2011, started making his comeback in the ring a few years ago and that comeback has arrived courtesy of a devastating knockout of Giovanni Lorenzo […]The post Danny Jacobs’ savage...
On Monday night, Fox Sports 1 debuted their new Monday Night Fights with a matchup between Daniel Jacobs and Giovanni Lorenzo. The fight gave Fox Sports 1 one of the greatest slow motion knock outs that I’ve seen in a while when Jacobs KO’d Lorenzo. Jacobs is now 26-1 with 23 knock out wins.
[The Big Lead]
Daniel Jacobs saw blood and went in for the kill. Only the blood he saw was his own: Cut in the 3rd round by Giovanni Lorenzo, Jacobs went after the toughest test of his comeback from cancer and landed a left-right combo to finish off a man who had never been stopped before.
It was a good main event debut for the Monday night Fox Sports 1 boxing show, even if the rest of the...
All Times Eastern
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Daniel Jacobs vs. Giovanni Lorenzo -- Fox Sports 1, 9 p.m.
College Football Live -- ESPN2, 3:30 p.m.
Big Ten Football Preview: Purdue -- Big Ten Network, 8 p.m.
USA Pro Challenge
Stage 1: Aspen to Snowmass -- NBC Sports Network, 5 p.m.
English Premier League
Up next: Miguel Cotto (37-3, 30 KO) vs. Austin Trout (25-0, 14 KO)
Salvador Sanchez II (34-4-3, 18 KO) vs. Jayson Velez (19-0, 14 KO) - 10 Rounds
It's round 3 and 3 seconds after the bell, Velez decks Sanchez and sends him back to the canvas. Sanchez seems to not have recovered at all from the minute break between rounds. Sanchez stands up but still appears dazed...