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Floyd Mayweather Jr. feigns indifference to Manny Pacquiao rematch, but we've seen this before

LAS VEGAS - The stubborn defiance is nothing new. The position of contentment in retirement that Floyd Mayweather Jr. expresses now was seen before in 2008, 2012 and 2015.

Each time, when the riches of an enticing prizefight beckoned, he climbed back into the ring.

So to see Mayweather (50-0) feign indifference on the MGM Grand big screens Saturday night when Showtime's Jim Gray asked him if he'd accept Manny Pacquiao's challenge for a rematch in the moments after Pacquiao's dissection of 11-years-younger former four-division champion Adrien Broner is an act that has proved untrue before.

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