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From the Mail Online (UK Publication)

Boxing superstar Floyd Mayweather says the NFL was TOO TOUGH on Ray Rice just days after he's served with his own domestic abuse lawsuit by ex-fiancee
  • Boxing champ has accused the NFL of overreacting to video of former Ravens star Ray Rice knocking his then-fiancee unconscious
  • According to Mayweather the organization got it right when it originally handed the NFL star a two-game suspension
  • The undefeated five-division world champion has had his own domestic abuse issues
  • His ex-fiancee filed a civil lawsuit last week against him for battery, assault, invasion of privacy, defamation and false imprisonment
  • In 2012 he spent two months in jail for a domestic violence attack on an ex-girlfriend
  • 'You guys have yet to see any pictures of a battered woman, a woman who says she was kicked and beaten (by Mayweather),' he said
By David Mccormack and Ryan Parry for MailOnline and Associated Press Reporter
Published: 15:35 GMT, 10 September 2014  |  Updated: 15:51 GMT, 10 September 2014

Boxing superstar Floyd Mayweather Jr. has accused the NFL of overreacting to the video of former Baltimore Ravens star Ray Rice knocking out his then-fiancee in an Atlantic City casino elevator which emerged on Monday.

In the light of the shocking video, Rice was fired by the Ravens and suspended indefinitely by the NFL, but according to Mayweather the organization had got it right when it originally handed the NFL star just a two-game suspension during the summer.

'I think there's a lot worse things that go on in other people's households, also,' Mayweather told reporters at the MGM Grand hotel in Las Vegas on Tuesday. 'It's just not caught on video, if that's safe to say.'

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