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post #14 of (permalink) Old 07-02-2011, 06:18 PM
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Originally Posted by Squirrelfighter View Post
By tuking your chin/lifting your hands to jawline level you minimize and in most respects nullify any kinetic trauma to nerves within/connected to the jaw.
Just to add to that if your chin is tucked and you are in the correct stance then when you throw a strike your chin is protected from hooks by your shoulder until you hand returns to its original position.
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