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PBC on Spike: Poor referee looks ridiculous with headband cam

Look at him. Look how sad he looks.

Scott Christ is the managing editor of Bad Left Hook and has been covering boxing for SB Nation since 2006.

The first-ever PBC on Spike card is underway, and while Shawn Porter and Erick Bone are fighting, the most striking thing about the first round was referee Jack Reiss, a veteran official in California, being forced to wear a headband cam:

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He looks absurd. Poor Jack Reiss. The history of helmet cams is not exactly illustrious, so figure on this lasting about as long as Chuck Giampa: Expert Judging Analyst.

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