Great pep talk, coach!!!

You talked this guy up like he was going to be the next big thing (see Nover) and then you throw him in with Doomsday as a replacement for Samman and Ring??? Baby steps gentlemen. Baby steps.

Howard's a grisly, battle-tested vet who has been in with the top of the division. Hall was out of his league but STILL only lost a split decision that he could have easily won if he had kept the pressure up and the jab in his face.