The two fighters have the chance to make history by becoming the first undisputed welterweight champion of the four-belt era and go down as the best fighter of this generation.
Both fighters looked confident and buoyant in a fight where their legacy is on the line. With that being said, here were the key quotes.
“It would be a dream come true to become the first welterweight undisputed champion of the world in the four-belt era. I watched all the great fighters as a kid. Now, I get to have my moment.
“I want the bright lights and the glory. … He’s in his prime. I’m in my prime. We are the two best fighters in the welterweight division. The winner of the fight on Saturday night will be the best fighter in boxing,” Spence
“It’s going to be even sweeter to win the undisputed championship for the second time. That’s why we take the chances we take. That’s why we fight the way we fight. This is a fight that the world’s been craving.
“My name is already up there with the all-time greatest welterweight fighters. It’s just a matter of going out there on Saturday and putting the cherry on top and furthering my legacy,” Crawford