By Craig Miller-

(CBS) Robert “The Ghost” Guerrero is fighting Floyd Mayweather Jr. this Saturday, May 4th on Showtime Pay-Per-View. In the buildup to the fight Ruben Guerrero, Robert’s father, almost caused a riot yesterday at the Mayweather/Guerrero press conference.

After a calm start to the conference, Ruben Guerrero had his chance to say a few words and all hell broke loose when he called Floyd Mayweather a wife beater. This is what Ruben had to say, “We’re going to beat up that woman beater, the one that beat up his wife, man,”[He beat up] his wife in front of his kids. You guys like that [expletive]? You like this guy, this woman beater? He must have learned it from his Dad. Women beaters, baby. We’re going to beat that woman beater. We’ll see how he’s going to like it. He’s going to get it from a real man. Damn women beaters. We’re going to beat that woman beater down. I’m serious.” Here’s the Video

I spoke with Ruben Guerrero today before the Weigh Ins and he had plenty more to say about Floyd Mayweather.

In addition to acting as a producer for The Mully and Hanley Show, heard Monday-Friday from 5am-9am on 670 The Score, Craig covers boxing for You can read more of his work here. Follow Craig on Twitter @CraigMiller670

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