• Ray Edwards packs a punch without punching anyone

    Summary of 4 articles · Updated Feb 12, 2013
    Ray Edwards continues his "boxing" career After the lockout, Edwards signed a five-year, $27.5 million contract with the Falcons that included $11 million in guaranteed money and paid out $12 million before the Falcons abruptly released an underachieving Edwards last November after just 25 games with the team. We noted yesterday that former Vikings and Falcons defensive end Ray Edwards won a boxing match against an out-of-shape opponent who fell to the canvas without Edwards even hitting him. Initially, Edwards was supposed to fight some guy named Mike Smith, who had only boxed once before, and had lost that one fight by first-round knockout. And the only replacement Rapacz could find was some guy named Nick Capes, who isn’t even a heavyweight and who entered the fight with a record of 0-3, with all three of his career fights being first-round knockout losses.
    • Promoter admits Ray Edwards’ opponent was “terrible”

      We noted yesterday that former Vikings and Falcons defensive end Ray Edwards won a boxing match against an out-of-shape opponent who fell to the canvas without Edwards even hitting him. But it turns out that Edwards’ opponent was even worse than previou
    • Ray Edwards returns to the ring, ‘knocks out’ opponent

      During the 2011 lockout, then-free agent defensive end Ray Edwards passed his time by pursuing a boxing career. The 6-foot-5, 273-pound Edwards shed 15 pounds for his ring debut, in which he scored a unanimous decision in a four-round bout with 5-foot-9…
      Source: yahoo.com
    • NFL Player Ray Edwards Is A Boxer Now, And He Can Knock Guys Out Without Touching Them

      Since being released by the Atlanta Falcons in November, defensive end Ray Edwards has embarked on a fledgling boxing career. The video above comes from a recent bout that Edwards had in West Fargo, North Dakota. I don't know why Edwards is fighting a s…
      Source: deadspin.com

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