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Boxing's best of 2004

Updated: January 4, 2005, 1:19 PM ET
By Tim Graham | Special to ESPN.com

Trophies Fighter of the Year: Glen Johnson Johnson, previously known as a trial horse, became a superstar in 2004. The Jamaican light heavyweight entered the year having won only two of 11 bouts since 1999 and had never been a world champ. Then he beat Clinton Woods for the IBF title in February, stunned Roy Jones Jr. in September and squeezed out a controversial split decision over Antonio Tarver in December. Runners-up: Bernard Hopkins, Winky Wright, Marco Antonio Barrera, Diego Corrales, Tarver. ...

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