Edwin Rodriguez: 'This is my time'

Originally Published: November 13, 2013
By Dan Rafael | ESPN.com

Super middleweight contender Edwin Rodriguez just needed to get over the hump to get a world title shot, and he did it -- in great style.

The Worcester, Mass., resident had long been considered one of boxing's top prospects and had steadily made his way up the ranks, defeating opponents such as James McGirt Jr., Aaron Pryor Jr. and Will Rosinsky. Those victories were good enough to get Rodriguez a look by HBO, where, in his two 2012 bouts, he outpointed tough Donovan George and stopped ...

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