Michael Woods is a Brooklyn-based writer/reporter/podcaster who focuses primarily on the subject of boxing. He is the publisher of NYFights.com, and the host of the "TALKBOX" podcast on the Everlast platform. He contributes to the RING magazine website, and is a color analyst on the Facebook Fightnight Live series. Woods worked at ESPN The Magazine from 2003 to 2011, and was a contributing writer at the mag from 2011-2014. Before that, the Massachusetts native covered news and sports for NY Newsday.