1. Mayweather And Pacquiao: What's a Fan To Do?

    This spring, fight fans will have to make a couple of big decisions come March and May. Or should say Manny and May. After boxing once again stiffed the fans and the sport, we as fans of the sport will be faced with a big time decision...

    Bill Cody Written by Bill Cody about 5 years ago 573 reads 17 comments

  2. The Mayweather-Mosley Rumors: A Bad Joke for Fight Fans

    There was an interesting piece this weekend on Michael Rosenthal's Ring Magazine blog. According to Rosenthal, AOL Fanhouse reported that Floyd Mayweather, Jr., is likely to fight Shane Mosley on May 1, presumably if Mosley beats Andre Berto on Jan...

    Bill Cody Written by Bill Cody about over 5 years ago 750 reads 40 comments

  3. The New York Jets: Every Party Has a Pooper...

    When I was a very young kid we used to sing to the last kid to arrive at every party. The song was rather childish and inane and it went like this, "Every party has a pooper, that's why we invited you...

    Bill Cody Written by Bill Cody about over 5 years ago 576 reads 1 comments

  4. Is Oscar De Le Hoya Bad For Boxing?

    Forty years ago Pete Townsend of the Who wrote the legendary line song "Won't Get Fooled Again" containing the classic line, "Meet the new boss, same as the old boss...

    Bill Cody Written by Bill Cody about over 5 years ago 861 reads 14 comments

  5. Pacquaio-Mayweather, Jr: Did Team Pacquaio Knock Out Floyd Mayweather, Jr.?

    Tomorrow Manny Pacquiao arrives in Los Angeles to start training for his March 13th fight with Joshua Clottey. It will take place in Jerry Jones brand new "Palace in Dallas". Jerry Jones gladly paid a huge site fee to get the fight...

    Bill Cody Written by Bill Cody about over 5 years ago 2,842 reads 10 comments

  6. MIke Garrett Screws Up Again: USC Hires Lane Kiffin

    I want to start off this article with a little disclosure. My mom and dad both went to the University of Washington and my whole family were raised as dyed in the wool Husky fans...

    Bill Cody Written by Bill Cody about over 5 years ago 706 reads 7 comments

  7. Pacquiao, McGwire and the Whole Darn Thing

    Tonight I was listening to Tony Bruno on the Fox Sports Network and he was hammering pretty much everyone involved in aborted mega-fight between Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather, Jr. Everyone involved...

    Bill Cody Written by Bill Cody about over 5 years ago 429 reads 14 comments

  8. Is Tiger Woods Going Elvis on Us?

    The last three years I have spent a lot of time in the Middle East and Europe. One of the things I learned during these trips is just how big Tiger Woods is around the world...

    Bill Cody Written by Bill Cody about over 5 years ago 329 reads 0 comments

  9. It's On! Five Things to Look for in the Mayweather-Pacquiao Fight

    Today the LA Times reported that the much anticipated Floyd Mayweather, Jr.—Manny Pacquiao bout was all but finalized for March 13, 2010...

    Bill Cody Written by Bill Cody about over 5 years ago 3,156 reads 12 comments

  10. Khan Versus Salita: Do We Really Need This Fight?

    There have been a lot of articles from the British press comparing Amir Khan to Manny Pacquiao lately. Which makes sense. Khan is a talented young man with fast hands just like Manny...

    Bill Cody Written by Bill Cody about over 5 years ago 376 reads 6 comments

  11. Four Locks For Cotto-Pacquiao

    We're a week out from the one of the biggest fights of the year and I have four guarantees for what will take place in Las Vegas next week. 1...

    Bill Cody Written by Bill Cody about over 5 years ago 59 reads 0 comments

  12. Arguello, Castillo, Chacon, Olivares, and Irish Art Hafey!

    Last Saturday I went to a screening of a documentary film called Toy Tiger and if you're a fan of boxing I suggest you find a way to see it...

    Bill Cody Written by Bill Cody about over 5 years ago 528 reads 0 comments

  13. Floyd Mayweather, Jr. Chases His Tail

    I would hate to be in Floyd Mayweather's camp this morning. How do you tell a man who is so calculated in everything that he does that he may have just outsmarted himself? I mean, Floyd, Jr...

    Bill Cody Written by Bill Cody about over 5 years ago 2,972 reads 53 comments

  14. It's Time to Admit It: Serena Williams Is a Terrible Sport

    I thought it was peculiar that sports broadcasters slammed Serena Williams for her on-court outburst during last week's US Open...

    Bill Cody Written by Bill Cody about over 5 years ago 13,595 reads 30 comments

  15. Boxing's 10 Greatest Comebacks Of The Past 25 Years

    This week, I got a message from Rory here at Bleacher Report. With Floyd Jr. coming out of retirement, could you write an article about the 10 Best Boxing Comebacks of the last 20 years? My first thought was of course I can, that should be easy...

    Bill Cody Written by Bill Cody about over 5 years ago 3,319 reads 3 comments

  16. After the Victor Ortiz Beat Down, What Now for Golden Boy Productions?

    Victor Ortiz just a horrible night at the Staples Center here in Los Angeles. He not only got hit with the first real loss of his young boxing career, he got beat up very badly. Ortiz took the kind of beating that often changes a fighter for all time...

    Bill Cody Written by Bill Cody about almost 6 years ago 527 reads 5 comments

  17. Can Blake Griffin Rescue That Other L.A. Team?

    Today was one of those really strange days that we sometimes have here in Los Angeles. Because when the most famous man in the entire world passes away at a young age (50 is still young in my eyes), it tends to snarl traffic for miles...

    Bill Cody Written by Bill Cody about almost 6 years ago 312 reads 8 comments

  18. Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao: What's The Real Deal?

    I'm going to start out by saying I got all of this information from sources inside the boxing community, but some of what I am going to write is second hand and other things are speculation...

    Bill Cody Written by Bill Cody about almost 6 years ago 1,844 reads 27 comments

  19. Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao Fans: Can't We All Just Get Along?

    After a morning of responding to other members of the Bleacher Report about an article I wrote regarding the difficulties in putting together a Manny Pacquiao-Floyd Mayweather, Jr...

    Bill Cody Written by Bill Cody about almost 6 years ago 1,712 reads 36 comments

  20. Has Pretty Boy Floyd Already Blown His Comeback?

    So, now that Manny Pacquiao appears to be fighting Miguel Cotto in what could possibly be his last fight, the question a lot of boxing fans are asking is what exactly did Floyd Mayweather, Jr...

    Bill Cody Written by Bill Cody about almost 6 years ago 1,121 reads 41 comments

  21. It May Not Be What We Want: But Pacquiao/Cotto Is Likely Gonna Happen

    After a busy few weeks of fights, postponements and backroom negotiations, it looks like the next Manny Pacquiao fight will almost certainly be against Miguel Cotto...

    Bill Cody Written by Bill Cody about almost 6 years ago 742 reads 15 comments

  22. Let Them Play! It's Time to Stop Testing for Steroids

    Yesterday was a very dark day here in Los Angeles. Mannywood came crashing down when Major League Baseball meted out a 50 game suspension to Manny Ramirez for using a banned substance...

    Bill Cody Written by Bill Cody about almost 6 years ago 226 reads 3 comments

  23. Are The Rockets Prepping The Lakers For a Title?

    I live in Los Angeles, CA, and this is a Lakers town. It used to be a Dodger town but like New Wave music and John Hughes movies, that's just so 80's. And this was supposed to be our year...

    Bill Cody Written by Bill Cody about almost 6 years ago 719 reads 0 comments

  24. Five Great Fights We May Never Get To See

    While the battle of words rages on about next year Fall's much anticipated, much hoped for showdown between Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather, Jr, I would like to make the argument ...

    Bill Cody Written by Bill Cody about almost 6 years ago 766 reads 14 comments

  25. Is It Time to Change Mayweather's Moniker to Chicken Boy Floyd?

    The word out of Las Vegas is that after months of behind the scenes negotiations, Pretty Boy Floyd Mayweather Jr. couldn't wait one more day to set up the fight everyone wants to see happen...

    Bill Cody Written by Bill Cody about almost 6 years ago 1,390 reads 27 comments