Episode 48: Michael Buffer

Legendary ring announcer Michael Buffer is covered on today's episode of the Characters of Boxing (And Beyond) Podcast. We explain why Buffer is the James Bond of boxing and how he convinced Atlantic City promoters to hire him in the early 1980s without any prior experience. 


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Buffer is the James Bond of Boxing

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