Originally Posted by BigStereotype
You know what? That's a good point. Izzy is a monster puncher. He was getting slapped around by Jhonny Gonzalez and just destroyed him with one uppercut. But Pacquiao has the speed and power, especially at featherweight, to blitz somebody that's not really sure what to expect. Marquez knew that Pacquiao was strong and fast at that point, having seen Barrera be torn asunder, but I don't know if he realized how strong and fast.
I don't think either Rafa or Marquez has a great chin but both guys are carved out of wood. Just sooooo damn tough. Really splitting hairs between them toughness-wise.
Yea, youre right there. They are both magnificent physical specimens.