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MACAU - NOVEMBER 24: Manny Pacquiao of the Philippines fights with Brandon Rios of the U.S. during their 'Clash in Cotai' WBO International Welterweight title bout on November 24, 2013 in Macau.

Keidel: Boxing Doesn’t Command The Bold Ink It Once Did

Manny Pacquiao, one of the few boxers to still move the needle, fights Timothy Bradley this weekend for the WBO welterweight title.

04/11/2014

Golden State Warriors vs Miami Heat

(AUDIO) Who Is In Your Perfect Athlete Entourage

Over the past few weeks, Justin and Jim have had a couple of very good guests on who The Commish became a big fan of Rays starting pitcher Alex Cobb and Tampa Bay Lightning goalie […]

98.7 The Fan–03/06/2014

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Keidel: Final Bell Sounds For Famed Boxer Ken Norton

Before other sports matched the money and none of the danger, boxing was must-watch theater, a distillation of the rags-to-riches narrative that personified the American Dream. And Ken Norton was Exhibit A.

09/19/2013

Floyd Mayweather Jr. (L), Canelo Alvarez (R) (credit: Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Keidel: Mayweather And Alvarez Fight For The Soul Of Boxing

Alvarez and Mayweather are fighting at a catch-weight of 152 pounds, which, if you’re looking for an edge, would probably point to Alvarez, the naturally larger man. But Mayweather has a way of making larger men look small.

09/13/2013

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(AUDIO) Enjoy the Mayweather-Guerrero Fight or Are You a Fair-Weather Fan?

George Foreman put it most eloquently, “Boxing is like jazz. The better it is, the less people appreciate it.” If you watched Floyd Mayweather Jr. defeat Robert Guerrero and were slightly underwhelmed, you’re not alone. […]

98.7 The Fan–05/06/2013

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(AUDIO) Antonio Tarver Talks Mayweather vs. Guerrero

Former professional boxer Antonio Tarver joined Booger and Rich to talk boxing and break down the Floyd Mayweather, Robert Guerrero fight that will take place this weekend in Las Vegas. Tarver also talked about what […]

98.7 The Fan–04/29/2013

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(AUDIO)-Kirk and Dinger Challenge-Mike Tyson Trivia

Listen every week day between 6 A.M. and 9 A.M. to the Kirk & Dinger Morning show between now and next Wednesday for a chance to win tickets to Mike Tyson’s one-man show at Ruth […]

98.7 The Fan–04/11/2013

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(AUDIO) Mike Tyson Recounts His Tough Childhood and Boxing Career with Rich Herrera

Mike Tyson joined Rich Herrera to talk about his one-man show Mike Tyson: Undisputed Truth at Ruth Eckerd Hall April 17th. Tyson spoke about how the idea for this show came about and what inspired […]

98.7 The Fan–03/29/2013

Hector "Macho" Camacho arrives at the Premio Lo Nuestro a La Musica Latina at American Airlines Arena on Feb. 16, 2012 in Miami, Fla. (credit: John Parra/Getty Images)

Fight Breaks Out Between Camacho’s Alleged Girlfriends During Memorial

A fight between two women broke out during Hector “Macho” Camacho’s memorial and wake Tuesday.

11/29/2012