Ravens' Zbikowski Dares Ocho Cinco To Step In Boxing Ring

In a war of words, I'd never bet against the Cincinnati Bengals WR Chad Ocho Cinco. However, he might have crossed the line and the only way out of this one might be to chicken out or receive a solid beating at the hands, or gloves of Baltimore Ravens safety Tom Zbikowski.

Zbikowski laid down the dare to Ocho Cinco to step into the boxing ring and put his mouth where his....mouth is. Number 85 replied that he was too fast for Tommy and it wouldn't be competitive. Zbi not only said he would let Chad get a taste of the ring for 45 seconds and then make him taste what a jab feels like. Next, he 'tweeted' a serious offer for Ocho Cinco to box him for charity, saying he and his promoter, Top Rank Boxing, would gladly set it up in May with more than enough time to heal for Training Camp.

Zbikowski is fighting this Saturday night in Las Vegas on the undercard of the Miguel Cotto-Ricardo Mayorga match. This will be Tom's 2nd professional fight, although he has fought 90 times as a Golden Gloves amateur.

Count me in as a definite if this fight ever comes to pass, as it could open the doors of so many interesting "fantasy" boxing matches to settle on the field differences off the field and in the boxing ring. What other matches would you like to see between opposing NFL players?

See more on this story at the National Football Post.

X
Log In Sign Up

forgot?
Log In Sign Up

Please choose a new SB Nation username and password

As part of the new SB Nation launch, prior users will need to choose a permanent username, along with a new password.

Your username will be used to login to SB Nation going forward.

I already have a Vox Media account!

Verify Vox Media account

Please login to your Vox Media account. This account will be linked to your previously existing Eater account.

Please choose a new SB Nation username and password

As part of the new SB Nation launch, prior MT authors will need to choose a new username and password.

Your username will be used to login to SB Nation going forward.

Forgot password?

We'll email you a reset link.

If you signed up using a 3rd party account like Facebook or Twitter, please login with it instead.

Forgot password?

Try another email?

Almost done,

By becoming a registered user, you are also agreeing to our Terms and confirming that you have read our Privacy Policy.

Join Baltimore Beatdown

You must be a member of Baltimore Beatdown to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at Baltimore Beatdown. You should read them.

Join Baltimore Beatdown

You must be a member of Baltimore Beatdown to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at Baltimore Beatdown. You should read them.

Spinner.vc97ec6e

Authenticating

Great!

Choose an available username to complete sign up.

In order to provide our users with a better overall experience, we ask for more information from Facebook when using it to login so that we can learn more about our audience and provide you with the best possible experience. We do not store specific user data and the sharing of it is not required to login with Facebook.

tracking_pixel_9341_tracker