What is odd to me is that the fans for Manny are acting like the fans for Canelo. The fans for Canelo thought Floyd was scared and would crumble due to fighting a “real fighter,” Floyd fought a bigger and younger man and beat him easily. What has Manny done for his fans to believe Manny can beat Floyd? How would Manny do against Canelo in a fight?Posted May 31, 2014 7:10 pm
better call Saul
Ricardo, who gives a sh&t about recent losses and all that bullsh%^? Does any real boxing fan actually think that Maidana is going to give Floyd a better fight than Paq? Hell no and if they do, they’re are just Paq haters. Paq beat bradley I don’t care what anyone says. Once Paq beats Bradley again, there will be more bullsh&t flowing.
This forum is filled with so many dam& losers it’s really quite sad. People arguing about how rich Floyd is and Paq needs Floyd more than Floyd needs Paq, it’s quite incredible. I just want to see a good fight. Personally, I think Floyd would beat Manny and my even do it easily. But that doesn’t mean I don’t think the fight should happen.Posted March 25, 2014 1:25 pm
I haven’t read the article, but what’s interesting about this is that Manny is losing to everyone not named Mayweather….yet everyone feels Floyd has to face him to be better than him??? Don’t see the logic there. If Pacquiao was just another fighter, particularly after his loses, NO ONE would say he should get a shot at Mayweather. But despite 2 losses in his last 3 fights, somehow he’s still the “measuring stick” for FMW??? Give it up guys.Posted March 25, 2014 11:26 am
FLOMOS …. ATTACK!!!! HAHAHAHAPosted January 20, 2014 11:31 am
When Pac was at his strongest, Floyd don’t wanna fight him. When Pac lost twice already, Floyd STILL don’t wanna fight him. Floyd running out of excuses. Stop teasing the fans and stop mentioning Pac’s name already ’cause we know you will NEVER fight him.Posted December 30, 2013 12:37 am
I see Good
The difference from Pac to Floyd is PACMAN loves women. Floyd does to, But floyd likes to BEAT his women, and goes to JAIL. ha ha ha ha Maybe Floyds subconscience tells him these women are all in disguise of pacman.Posted December 29, 2013 2:23 pm
Fraud should work for the Pharmacy industry…He can be the poster child for ProzacPosted December 29, 2013 11:47 am
On youtube, 25,800 hits for “Mayweather afraid”… on google, 528,000 hits for “Mayweather afraid”….great legacy for the best defensive boxer oh his era! I am sure it is just all made up and all a strategy of Mayweather to build up the fight with Pac since 5 years….just public opinion….lmao,Posted December 28, 2013 9:19 pm
I see Good
TARK You also SEE GOOD too. Well saidPosted December 28, 2013 7:52 pm
Boycott mayweather till he fights Pacauiao.Posted December 28, 2013 7:51 pm
I see Good
Robert Montomery You SUM it ALL up in a NUT SHELL. WELL WELL VERY WELL WRITTEN ARTICLE.. I give you ACULADES KOODOS to you My. Brother. Happy New Year.Posted December 28, 2013 7:51 pm
STFU Ernie… and die while you’re at it you moron.Posted December 28, 2013 6:25 pm
Let’s see… Punchless Casamayor floored Guerrero with a jab. Floyd hit Guerrero so hard he damaged his masterfully wrapped hands, but couldn’t hurt the guy..
Floyd has a 20% KO ratio in his last 10 fights and Golovkin has a 100% KO ratio in his last 10 fights. The idea that Floyd could stop Golovkin falls under the category of BRAIN DEAD FANTASIES.Posted December 28, 2013 5:06 pm
floyd jr should start thinking about Triple GGG at 140Posted December 28, 2013 12:11 pm
Ikea Floyd’s legacy is in desperate need of Pac.Posted December 28, 2013 10:14 am
Is this article meant to be funny? The only reason Floyd talks about Manny is because he’s asked about Pacquiao every day of his life by every reporter on earth. Floyd and Golden Boy Promotions have done a great job of making Mayweather the #1 PPV attraction in boxing by putting them in there versus carefully selected opponents and by stacking the undercard with great fights. To say that “Floyd needs Manny” is laughable. I want to see the fight as much as the next guy, but let’s keep it real.Posted December 28, 2013 9:57 am
Deep down Floyd fans are scared to death of Pac lmao.Posted December 28, 2013 9:25 am
This article is talking about what Pacquiao was not what he is today, Most non boxing fans don’t even mention him anymore. The people that I talk to all say that he is done, even his coutry men that I work with that were Pacquiao cant be beat have written him off. This Article was closer to truth in 2009, but now it’s nowhere near that. Proof is he only did 500,000 against Rio, Floyd did 875,000(if you ask some) or 1,000,000 against Guerrero.Posted December 28, 2013 5:34 am
Pay attention, what I’m saying is because of FLoyd ego he will do the opposite of what everyone is trying to goud him into doing. Smart money is to pump his ego and antagonize it. Wow not a piece of common sense in the group. You push he push back and again we hadn’t heard Floyd mention Pacquiao unless asked by the media. This article act as if out of nowhere Floyd starts in on Pacquiao, the truth is he start after being questioned about him.
If you read what I had written it was about Arum breaching the subject and everyone chiming in while Arum had not intention of ever having a fight with Mayweather because Arum booked a date for Pacquiao in April. We all know tha Mayweather has the May date booked, so if you are to blind to see the intentions of Arum in this you go ahead and be led around by the nose. I’ll continue to look at everything and understand that bottom line is both fighter are in it for the money. And Pacquiao did sub 500,000 PVP and I few more good showing by Pacquiao will bring that number back up and this fight will sale out the roof. Pacquiao some how has to recapture his fan base so that both fighters will get paid big no matter what the split.Posted December 28, 2013 5:25 am
Fedor: I love how you Floydiots pretend the fight is dead when like every 3rd or 4th article on any boxing site, is about what would STILL biggest fight in history. Hmmm… I wonder why so many of Floyd’s fans are dead set on outright dismissing the fight? Could it be that you don’t want to see the “washed-up, has-been” (Floyd’s words) with 5 losses, (3 of them KO’s), be the first to genuinely beat and perhaps even KO Floyd? Yeah… THAT’S it, huh?Posted December 28, 2013 5:00 am
To repeat… No matter what nonsense, either Mayweather or his fans try to reply with, this article is 100% spot-on!!!Posted December 28, 2013 4:49 am
They could easily make a schedule for September if only mayweather asks for a fight and you know it ,so stop it !Posted December 28, 2013 3:30 am
Urone2 …lol so blame it on the media for floyeds mocking of PAC ? Oh poor floyed he got to go threw that pressure …lol wtf are you talking about dude?!!!! If he was “pressed” from the media that much that he couldn’t bare the pressure anymore he would take the fight and get over with it and not post mockery card about paqiao !!!! Come on that a shameful excuse dude!!!Posted December 28, 2013 3:27 am
The only time Floyd brings Manny up is when the Media put him in his face. Floyd doesn’t need Manny, I wish people would stop trying to force Floyd to fight him by saying he’s scare. It seems for a person like Floyd you are going to get the exact opposite just because he his own boss. Now if this fight doesn’t happen I would more blame all of the idiot media that thought that call some one scare was going to work. Floyd has made millions with out Manny and as it seems will continue to make millions without Manny. Bod said Manny is back and wants a Mayweather fight then books a date for April. Does this even come close to Manny and Arum wanting a Mayweather fight or was it another Arum media stunt. To me it sounds like a media stunt, that all of the Pacquiao fans bought into.
Floyed knows what’s coming ….Posted December 28, 2013 1:39 am
“Floyd can careless about Manny.”
How the hell would you know, Floydiot?Posted December 28, 2013 1:31 am
Floyd can careless about Manny. He really wants to see how desperate. Manny and Arum gets and this time they will have no choice but to agree to his terms and thats the way its looking because Manny is broke and running out of worthy fighters too make some serious money he has to stop fighting the Rios, Marquez and the Bradleys because no one is interested in seeing those fights. And he needs to start winning big beating guys down like he use to then and only then will Floyd fight him.Posted December 28, 2013 12:57 am
–“What’s this fight going to do for my legacy?” Floyd asked before squaring off against Ricky Hatton two-and-a-half years ago. “I got no fake answer. It’s not going to do nothing for my legacy. I’m fighting because I’m a business man. I’m like Bob Barker. ‘Come on down.’ If the price is right, let’s make it happen.”
– I think the money would be good with Pacquioa, dont ya?Posted December 28, 2013 12:31 am
—“Thereafter, Ellerbe stated publicly that the Alvarez camp had begun the negotiations with an offer to fight at a catchweight and declared, “His management is inept. We take advantage of those kinds of things. They suggested it. Why would we say no and do something different. They put him at a disadvantage, his management did. It wasn’t that Floyd asked for a catchweight because, absolutely, that did not happen. Floyd would have fought him regardless. His management put that out there. So if you have an idiot manager, that’s what it is.”
The Alvarez camp responded by saying that Ellerbe was lying.
“Why would I give up weight?” Canelo asked rhetorically. “I’m the 154-pound champion. When the negotiations started, they wanted me to go down to 147, then 150, then 151, finally 152. I said I’d do it to make the fight. But it’s not right that they’re lying about it. I don’t want to fight two pounds below the weight class, but it was the only way I could get the fight.”
“Being the A-side is about having leverage,” Ellerbe fired back. “We’re always going to put every opponent at a disadvantage if we can.”Posted December 27, 2013 11:50 pm
If Mayweather and Pacquiao can’t reach an agreement, they can BOTH RETIRE, and save us loyal boxing fans the anxiety and heartbreak!Posted December 27, 2013 11:22 pm
No question Mayweather is obsessed with Pacquiao!Posted December 27, 2013 11:16 pm
Gallinas de Puelto Lico
I think Mayweather has all the tools to BEAT Pacquioa BUT he doesn’t want to fight him.Posted December 27, 2013 11:08 pm
Gallinas de Puelto Lico
-“Here’s a question: If Manny is so insignificant, if he’s so much lesser than Floyd, if he’s not on Floyd’s level, if Floyd won’t fight him until he leaves Bob Arum, why is Floyd wasting so much brain and vocal energy on Manny Pacquiao?-”
—Good question.Posted December 27, 2013 11:07 pm
Floyd XYLOCAINE Mayweather
I love how poor floyd fans fight for there hero and in return there hero says I dont fight for my fans.Posted December 27, 2013 10:27 pm
Mayweather is a coward that is too scared to fight a great southpawPosted December 27, 2013 10:16 pm
No question Mayweather is obsessed with Pacquiao! He always feared Pacquiao could be a risk to his health in the ring, but he never imagine Pacquiao’s psychological effect outside the ring would cause him to act like an unprofessional immature person. Mayweather has three options to relieve his tormented soul, he can either fight Pacquiao, seek therapy, or under go an exorcisml.Posted December 27, 2013 9:58 pm
Spartacus what’s up bro. Yeah you can bet Silva is gonna come out serious and finish Weidman pretty quickly. Weidman is a really talented wrestler but has a long way to go striking. White seems serious about letting Silva box Jones so Silvas gonna take care of business and get on with challenging himself against Jones. Intriguing matchup to say the least.Posted December 27, 2013 9:57 pm
Swedish Boxing Fan
Archie Choke – WOW! That was a lot written in this article comment sector. If all that was from your own mind, then I must lift off my hat and say well written, even if I don’t agree on all notes, I still respect it. Well written comrade.Posted December 27, 2013 9:46 pm
What if Ward never fought Froch? What if Wlad never fought Haye? That’s the equivalent of what happens if Floyd never fights Pacquiao. Thus far Floyd’s nuts are 1/3 the size of Ward’s and Wlad’s.Posted December 27, 2013 9:21 pm
Gallinas y trannys de Puelto Lico
From Top Rank:
“Arum said that it could be either WBO Welterweight champ Tim Bradley or Marquez for Pacman’s April fight. However, with the poor PPV and gates receipt results of the last Pacquiao vs. Bradley showdown, Marquez might be the only choice on his roster of fighters.”
—–There you have it kids. Pacquioa needs Marquez not the other way around. Without Marquez Pacquioa is nothing.Posted December 27, 2013 9:20 pm
LOL DEEPWATER PLZ TELL ME WHERE DID YOU HERE ALL THAT FROM???Posted December 27, 2013 9:18 pm
Tomato can, being that at the end of a very long day, money speaks in this business, that could be a very distinct possibility. When all the rhetoric has run it’s course perhaps the logic of what can be gained financially will prevail my friend. Im still highly skeptical that it won’t materialize but you can never say never. Cheers.Posted December 27, 2013 8:58 pm
The fact that these two are still mentioning one another, and Pacquiao’s running out of big fights with Top Rank, means that this fight may end up happening after all. Crying about it, sure the heck won’t make it happen.Posted December 27, 2013 8:44 pm
I think Silva,will be far more focused this time and cut out the Ali impersonations. He didn’t anticipate the quickness of Weidman,add to that the favt that he was way off center when Weidman followed through with his left, he was vulnerable and paid the price. This time I expect to see the Silva that demolished Rich Franklin. However Wridman has very solid wrestling skills. I agree, it’s good to see tje teo best square iff again. I will go with Silva on this one. Possibly returning the knockout. As for Rousse she is not only a machine, she is downright SCARY! Cheers champ.Posted December 27, 2013 8:29 pm
Yeh I’m keen for tomorrow to atleast the best two arguably will face off. Hope silva gets up but, and keen to see how rousey goes to she’s a machine as wellPosted December 27, 2013 8:11 pm
Everytime manny or floyd is mentioned you criticise one or another. They are the best 2 pound for pound in the world yet there is more excuses than they have both had fightsPosted December 27, 2013 8:09 pm
Auzbox, it’s all square my friend. A lot of people want to see this fight. It is the biggest fught out there to be made. That’s a fact and as fans of the noble sport of boxing it’s natural to want to see it become a reality. Speaking of anticipation, Im on oins and needles for tomorrows rematch between Anderson Silba and ChrisWeidman at ufc 168. Different spoet but it gets my blood up! Been working out these days with extra xeal because if it, Kol. Peace soldier.Posted December 27, 2013 8:08 pm
Floyd would rather keep this fight a fantasy fight for the peoples imagination because he thinks and probably is winning the Who would win – Floyd or Manny debate due to his O. He could cement his legacy as the best of his generation and one of the best all time with a victory over Manny but seems a risk he s not willing to take. He just looks simply afraid. Theres alot to lose. His O,his reputation and legacy,his bargaining and earning power,his oversized ego, his fans,although he would attract a more decent fanbase who would admire his courage for making the fight happen.And his looks,Ha HaPosted December 27, 2013 8:08 pm
You keep bringing up everything other just doing what you floydoids do. Stick to the facts manny has won more titles in more divisions. Manny is the biggest money fight, so is he a businessman today or isn’t he. A new excuse everyday. He says he is the most powerful in boxing yet he can’t get over an 82 year old man to get a fight done. Sick of excusesPosted December 27, 2013 8:06 pm
Sorry may have missed it. A bit highly strung about this fight happening, don’t think there has ever been a fight I have more wanted to seePosted December 27, 2013 7:49 pm
Auzbox I believe Jock is joking about the Ricky affair. Peace.Posted December 27, 2013 7:48 pm
The only savior is Jesus Christ. If people are speaking of Pacquiao in THAT light then I would say they need to take a deep breath and a much needed vacation. Cheers.Posted December 27, 2013 7:46 pm
Ricky hatton wasn’t ahead he was dropped twice in the first round when he fought mannyPosted December 27, 2013 7:43 pm
Auzbox, correct. Nostradamus has one up on me inthat regard. However based on the history of this tease of a bout and the fact that four years has passed and everything is where it was four years ago, let’s just say I have my doubts. Still one never knows. oHowever I will remain highly skeptical of such a thing becoming a reality. Cheers my friend. P.s. Hecdog thank you for the salute and Happy New years and good health more importantly to you and family. Peave and strengthPosted December 27, 2013 7:43 pm
I have never heard anyone talk about mayweathers taxes. If its not one thing it’s another, keep it to boxing I mean if we want to go on about personal, floyd hits woman so that’s great for boxing. And he couldn’t even ko her outPosted December 27, 2013 7:42 pm
Ricky Hatton beat them both fair and square !!!! Ahead on judges cards before he slipped and could not continue.Posted December 27, 2013 7:37 pm
Both sides nit pick everything about Mayweather/Pacquiao… Pacquiao fans were the first to knock Mayweather about owing tax money a few years ago… Now their talking about how Mayweather fans should scrutinize Pacquiao’s money problems… Neither side is more right than the other, but Pacquiao fans are the only ones calling Manny a savior and have been doing so for a years now… This is just crazy….Posted December 27, 2013 7:31 pm
Spartacus unless your Nostradamus you don’t know whether or not it will happenPosted December 27, 2013 7:30 pm
Correction: this fight is NOT happening. Cheers.Posted December 27, 2013 7:26 pm
Auzbox goodevening. You have in my view a valid point. This website is or should be about boxing. Not the Irs and Pacquiaos financial issues. A lot of Juniors fans are fixated on this issue and speak of it in a tone in which to like Junior belittle and make sport of Pacquiao. No discussion aboit boxing itself but ratjer truly meaningless dribble I daresay about an issue that no one really knows the facts fully. The comments sou.d petty and soap opera-ish in tone. You dont walk away from.a match of that magnitude and a financial windfall of that scope by blaming the promoter of your rival. In Juniors OWN WORDS he stated in a phone call with Pacquiao,”What if I lose?” “Im only a boxer, you habe another career to go to.” “I don’t”. That in and of itself says everything that needs to be said. This fight is happening and Anonymous is right. The Yanks NEED to let this cold trail GO. Cheers.Posted December 27, 2013 7:24 pm
Still losses. Doesn’t matter how you loose an L is an L don’t make excuses just cop it. Manny accepts he lost and his first ko you probably read and didn’t see meant nothing he was a ghost that couldn’t afford to eat let alone train properlyPosted December 27, 2013 7:15 pm
Ali’s case he was forced out of boxing for six years came back as an old man won and accumulated some losses. Ali before the military incident undefeated, Ali never knocked out. PAC put into coma twice big difference. After 3 minutes Pac finally wakes up doctor asked how many fingers do you see?, Pac “3”. Doctor where are you? Pac “ring fight against Juan”. Doctor what’s your name? Pac “Floyd Mayweather Jr”Posted December 27, 2013 7:12 pm
Would be a pleasure to meet the great living legend, manny!!! Gret man of honor.
Floyd, id wslk right past him and blow a fart on him and if he said anything id poke his eye out.Posted December 27, 2013 7:11 pm
Come on people… Hit me with something profound. Something CONCRETE….. This is great dialogue….. This will be the deabte 10, 20, 30, 40, 50 years from now.Posted December 27, 2013 7:08 pm
All the floydoids think that it matters that floyd is undefeated yet the greatest ever and the next two down both have been defeated. The 0 means nothing just lets his ppv number stay high and that’s allPosted December 27, 2013 7:03 pm
Oops kato3388 I didnt see your better list of Lameweather excusesPosted December 27, 2013 7:00 pm
some random guy
the reason Duckweather is paying all them pics is because he’s trying to distract everyone from those pics of him in his undies with his little peenPosted December 27, 2013 6:58 pm
Ironic that manny and Ali both have 5 losses on their recordPosted December 27, 2013 6:57 pm
Tachyon floyd will never beat manny titles in division record. The 0 doesn’t mean anything. Ali lost 5 times and we don’t say Marciano is the greatest ever do we and he never lostPosted December 27, 2013 6:56 pm
Floyd was to much of a control freak trying to get 60%, not liking the arena, insisting that a foreign fighter use USADA, insisting on making Golden Boy the sole promoter, etc. etc.. etc..Posted December 27, 2013 6:56 pm
Money was ready to sign the dotted line all Pac had to do was agree to random test. 3yrs later 2 losses and a vicious KO Pac begging Mayweather for a fight. PAC tumbling down the mountain side lord Jesus’s crist help me lord I need a fight, I’m half way down now, my shoe, Mayweather come save me, Oprah talk to Floyd I need a fight.Posted December 27, 2013 6:48 pm
Of course this Article would generate the most buzz. Floyd’s a HUGE draw… but on the other side of the spectrum, Manny is a HUGE World Wide draw. So there are fans on both sides willing to voice their opinions on it. I’ve been following this would-be fight since it’s inception, and so far nothing has changed. Manny and Bob squandered away their cards by facing Tim Bradley and then fighting Marquez for a 4th time. That Fight made absolutely no sense to me, but who am I????
Floyd’s still making excuses while fighter way lesser opposition. Victor Ortiz had no fans….. so he wasn’t a draw. The Spanish/Mexican, Puerto Ricans jumped on the bandwagon because he was a fellow countryman, per se. Robert Guerrero had NO Following. Again, they rode his bandwagon because that 1 in a billion shot, was still a shot. (That’s why people still play Lotto, cause ‘Ya never know’.) No one was clamoring for Canelo Alvarez, no one. But then again, he was the best available other option. From a business standpoint… he had a TREMENDOUS Mexican following. And that would bring in the rest of the Spanish followers. Because even though they aren’t Mexican, they’re still Spanish… and they want to see Floyd LOSE.Posted December 27, 2013 6:47 pm
Mayweather has no sense,. He can’t think for himself. He makes no buisiness deals,trust me. The money is there to be made, but he knows his world will fall apart when he gets beaten by Manny Pacquiao.Posted December 27, 2013 6:35 pm
MAYTWITTER’S new/old REASON is: “He doesn’t wanna play with Bob Arum”.
First it was PEDs.
So far none of it sounds business-like to me. Sounds pretty petty and childish. But reasons and excuses abound as to why MAYTWITTER refuses to Fight PACMAN. Why, Why, why???????
I won’t say Floyd is literally SCARED of Manny…. But he knows…. He has some inkling that if he fights Manny… There will be more questions than answers regarding his resume of fighters and his legacy.
If Floyd never fights Manny… the world could only speculate, as we’re all doing now. But if FLOYD actually gets the Testicular Fortitude to actually get in the ring with Manny, and doesn’t look amazing with a win, if he barely wins by SD, or worse some controversial win, Floyd’s legacy will be tarnished for sure. But if he never fights Manny, no one would know and they can speculate all they want…. Floyd’s smart like that, in a petty… childish, saving my record kindda way. But leaving 100 Million $$$ on the table doesn’t make any sense to me.Posted December 27, 2013 6:35 pm
No it doesn’t make sense at all, prince should read that. Contradictions everywhere. He’s only a business man when he wants to be. And a fighter when he wants to be! But an idiot all the time so I suppose that’s consistentPosted December 27, 2013 6:30 pm
OK, I posted something below… I thought would’ve been picked up and scrutinized, but here it goes again: “Does leaving 100 Million Dollars, + on the table make good business sense to anyone???????”Posted December 27, 2013 6:26 pm
Another Marquez fight doesn’t make sense tomato can and no he wouldn’t be scarred, but the Bradley fight has no real interest. I hope he fights Garcia cause then floyd can’t fight him cause they will be manny left over as was cottoPosted December 27, 2013 6:17 pm
And prince if floyd is not scarred then get the fight on manny said may sounds good to him, why the hold up, don’t tell me it’s arum, next you will say manny has a haircut that doesn’t suit the fight, you should write an excuse book you floydoidsPosted December 27, 2013 6:15 pm
Of coarse there is 100 comments the record holder of belts in divisions is getting spoken about. Manny is an all time great princePosted December 27, 2013 6:12 pm
Manny Pacquiao rises above all this. He is the classiest athlete in all of sport. People don’t want to see a humble, honest, sincere, caring, honorable man handle things with true class and character. This is rare in boxing because of the intensity of a boxing match. Manny seems to draw more and more people to him wherever he goes. There’s nothing to dislike about him. he such a sincere, loyal man inside the boxing ring and outside in his other careers and personal life. Manny is always a breathe of fresh air. Manny should be given the sportsman of the year award if it’s available. The man has conquered the world with his persona and quality of a man he is. Manny’s the best!Posted December 27, 2013 6:11 pm
Hmmm…. I’ve still haven’t seen one solid comment proving that Floyd is obsessed with Pacquiao and why. I have, however, seen plenty that points out how such a notion is foolish. The “Floyd is scarred” and “Excuses” commentary doesn’t cut it. And as predicted, over 100 plus comments yet again.Posted December 27, 2013 6:06 pm
But then again if you see Manny as a savior, you’re ridiculous too…Posted December 27, 2013 5:58 pm
Marquez has fought Pacquiao 4 times.. Saying he’s afraid of Pacquiao is ridiculous…Posted December 27, 2013 5:56 pm
I really feel sorry for those of you who see Manny as a savior. Why is there such need to make him more than what he is, which is a great fighter… Just strange…Posted December 27, 2013 5:54 pm
The boxing world is full of cowardly fighters. First Floyd Mayweather and First Juan Manual Marquez (Ped Man Marquez). Marquez reasoning is embarrassing and humiliating to him and the boxing world. He has convinced himself that having this so called “GOOD FEELING) is best for himself and boxing, but the reality is that Ped Man Marquez is playing a similar game that Floyd Mayweather is playing. Kind of like playing a one on one basketball game and being up 2-1 and not wanting to play another game because you’re one up and convinced you’re the better player. We are dealing with kids (Floyd/Marquez). One, Floyd plays with picture posts, and the other, Marquez plays with the “I beat you last so I’m better, and I’m not playing you any more.” How ridiculous can this be? Two grown men afraid of taking on Manny Pacquiao. Their excuses are laughable. Their legacies are crumbling as I type this post. They have lost credibility among boxing fans and past and present boxing peers. Marquez’s desperation to beat manny Pacquiao went from drinking his own piss to hiring the PED Supplier to the USA Olympic Track and Field Team. He’s without a doubt the worst whining, complaining sore loser in boxing. And the only fighter standing above both of these guys is the great Manny Pacquiao. While these guys are giving explanations and excuses as to why they won’t fight Manny, Manny himself is helping those less fortunate in their time of need.Posted December 27, 2013 5:53 pm
I keep trying to give Maytwitter the benefit of the doubt. But the more years that have gone by and more BS that he’s alluded to, the more it seems that he’s really, scared. I thought Floyd and his croonies say, he’s such a great businessman. What businessman would hold a grudge instead of making 100 million dollars????? Would The Donald leave 100 million $$$ on the table???? Would the ‘Most Interesting Man in the World”, leave 100 Million $$$ on the table???? So how does this make ‘SMART’ business sense?
Floyd knows boxing, Floyd knows that when the annuls of history are opened, no one will remember or care that he cherry-picked opponents, and didn’t fight this one or that one in their primes. All that boxing history will relate to us who remember and our future generations is that he was ‘Undefeated’. He’s on a roll towards an unblemished record. But so what?!?!?! Big deal!!! Joe Calzagne is also undefeated…. He doesn’t even rank in my top 20….
Floyd is WWE………. Broner, (Mayweather 2.0) is WWE….. Like Tyson said…., Manny is the most exciting fighter between the two.Posted December 27, 2013 5:49 pm
well, Mayweather IS on Twitter talking about Manny…and Maidana and Khan as well!Posted December 27, 2013 5:49 pm
Now I fully understand why my boys hates this site and does not take this site seriously. Do you really think Mayweather is wasting time talking about Pac, he’s having fun. Plus, it is you guys that keep bringing up Pac’s name asking the same dumb questions. How many times does mayweather have to say that unless Pac leaves Arum, there will be no fight.Posted December 27, 2013 5:45 pm
Floyd has more money than Punkyiao and he’s had Jinky over for a little Chinese luvin if you know what I mean. This is why Punkyiao tried to sue Floyd. Jinky comes to all of Floyds fights.Posted December 27, 2013 5:45 pm
Don’t doubt him I read your stuff I know you like PAC he’s not done yet, he will be great again whether the rios fight proves it or not. He still has the goods to beat mayweather. Cobwebs are off and 2014 is going to be a big year for us so called pactardsPosted December 27, 2013 5:29 pm
Once again your not the IRS and how many times have tmz been wrong its a stupid show that follows the stars about. Lets talk boxing not who owes money and who does notPosted December 27, 2013 5:27 pm
Auzbox your wrong but my numbers were off Pac owes 18m mill to USA IRS and 50mill to Philippines IRS. Either way my statements were correct May is Pacs life line to get him out of a hole. Only single fight that could really help him but problem is he has zero leverage and will not make any where near what he would have 3yrs ago. Again Pac should have taken the damn fight when he was on his A game. Now he is in a hole and Mayweather has the only rope than can pull him out.
According to official documents obtained by TMZ, Pacquiao failed to pay income tax on his earnings from 2006 to 2010, with his official debt totaling $18,313,668.79. The 34-year-old welterweight, who turns 35 on Dec. 17, spent much of his rise to prominence fighting overseas but began gravitating toward large United States-based spectacles as his international fame rose.
Pacquiao fought 12 times from 2006 to 2010, all but one of which were in the United States. Three of those bouts took place in Texas, which does not have a state income tax, but he would still be subject to federal income tax.
TMZ had the year-by-year breakdown on the individual totals Pacquiao owes the IRS:
The increases in amount owed seem to coincide with Pacquiao’s rise to arguably the most popular boxer in the world. In 2008, he defeated Juan Manuel Marquez, knocked out David Diaz and stopped Oscar De La Hoya in the eighth round. A year later, he scored high-profile knockouts of Ricky Hatton and Miguel Cotto.
It’s unclear whether TMZ’s numbers are from the year when Pacquiao owed the government money—remember, you typically pay taxes for the previous year—but considering his huge paydays for fights like the De La Hoya bout, it’s easy to surmise those make up a majority of his tax debt.
This is just the latest financial blow for Pacquiao, who has been known to have difficulty just making ends meet despite making tens of millions of dollars during his career. In November, the Associated Press reported via the New York Post that Pacquiao had to borrow money to pay for supplies for typhoon relief in the Philippines.
Pacquiao, who claims residence in his home country and serves as a congressman, owes the Philippine Bureau of Internal Revenue $50 million. Because the debt has gone unpaid, Pacquiao and his wife have seen their assets frozen and a lien placed on his propertyPosted December 27, 2013 5:07 pm
Pacquiao is a has been. Give Mayweather a break.Posted December 27, 2013 4:56 pm
Tachyon he would of earned prob 90 mill in total. And as for paying in both countries- you only pay in one forget about the taxes it’s a boxing website. Next you will say he owes money for a laundry bill- who caresPosted December 27, 2013 4:53 pm
TARK you floydoid talk about boxing, you go on and on about taxes. Richard scaffer floyds boy said it would be a pity amount if any. This is about a great fight being made not the IRS website. Stop using the excuse book. And as for fighting every three months that’s rubbish. Manny said he will fight in may as his baby is due in AprilPosted December 27, 2013 4:51 pm
Tachyon unless your the IRS stop going on about it there is no definitive facts yet. It doesn’t define what sort of fighter he is or is not. Talk about boxingPosted December 27, 2013 4:43 pm
MAG greatness isn’t defied by money or ppv numbers its is by titles and beating the best opponents. Hopefully one day may will get in there and we will see who is betterPosted December 27, 2013 4:41 pm
Mag the author is right Pac is on Floyds mind more the Floyd is on Pacs. You can tell Floyd is jealous of Pac by the way he responds when Pac is mentioned. It kills Floyd that Pac is loved and hes not. The US would adopt Pac and exile Floyd in a heartbeat just imagine how the rest of the world feels about the 2 ha ha.Posted December 27, 2013 4:30 pm
moonshineman good post. Problem is Pac does not draw PPV like he used too and the money from any of the fights listed would net him maybe 10 mill each fight less after taxes. Pac has several issues to deal with right now that are major. 1. Needs 50mill to cover Philippines taxes which does not include US taxes probably looking at close to 90 mill total between both countries. 2. IF news article is correct his bank accounts have been frozen. 3, No guarantee he can win all the fights one loss and he is deeper in the hole. 4. Mayweather fight is the only one that could get him out of the IRS ditch problem is due to the Bradley loss and JMM KO Pac stock is lowerthan GM’s he has no leverage and want get anywhere near what he could have had 3yrs ago with that said Mayweather is the only life line Pac has at this point in time. Another thing to look at is if the fight 3rs ago had happened Pac would probably have made upwards 60 million and be even deeper in trouble with the IRS because the amount of taxes he owes would be even greater. End result Pac really screwed himself should have taken the damn random test.Posted December 27, 2013 4:26 pm
Rem, i understand what ur saying. But why would floyd do business with a man who still owes him money? This is why Floyd left in the first place. Arums actions speak loud and clear. Hes not into sharing profits on a major scale. But the other question needs to be aksed and has yet to be answered. Why does Pac need top rank? Why did he bother to sign an extention? Doesnt he have Mp promotions? He can easily use that and promote himself. Wouldnt you agree?
One could easily say Pac is hiding behind arum. Trust me, Pac is not blind to the riff of arum and floyds relationship. I guarantee you, manny leaves Top Rank, the fight happens. Just like when cotto left, the fight happened. Just like Oscar left, floyd got that fight.Posted December 27, 2013 4:24 pm
Brazilian Boxing Fan
Mayweather is terrified of Pacquiao.Posted December 27, 2013 4:18 pm
down with the queen and all her slave/subjectsPosted December 27, 2013 4:17 pm
Spartacus65 my friend, well said. Hope you’re doing well and have a great New Years. Let’s hope Floyd will step up in 2014.Posted December 27, 2013 4:16 pm
PAC is authentic and has the adulation of millions, Floyd had to create a phoney persona and is not adored by a nation. This is what he seems to dislike. Can’t’ see why he won’t fight pas as he’ll beat him quite easily.Posted December 27, 2013 4:09 pm
They should call the money team the chicken team because that’s all they know how to do lolPosted December 27, 2013 4:04 pm
LOL this article is ridiculous… You say that Mayweather can’t cope with Pac’s greatness??? LMAO are F’n serious!? Mayweather makes more money…. He’s PFP king and PPV king lol.. He’s not 1-3 in his last three fights lol. Mayweather’s just having fun with you Pactard crybabies LOL… Everything Mayweather said is true. He must have struck a nerve.. Truth hurts!!Posted December 27, 2013 3:56 pm
say what you want but the yanks will never give up on this laughable sh#t.Posted December 27, 2013 3:46 pm
LORD KETTERSLY. you are a class act my son.Posted December 27, 2013 3:40 pm
flod has daddy issues. hates arum for no reason. the money team is the excuse teamPosted December 27, 2013 3:37 pm
Artie Choke……You’re a lucky guy…..you could have spent all that time writing it,pressed enter and been hit with “you are posting to fast” shat….Posted December 27, 2013 3:32 pm
Big Moe Pac doesn’t need to do anything hes done more than any boxer in history by far. Now yes Floyd is important to Pacs legacy but Pacs not avoiding the fight Floyd is proven by his last statement about how hed never do business with Arum. So all the testing nonsense and purse split nonsense was never the issue obviously. Thats why I say Floyds legacy leads through Pac not vice versa.Posted December 27, 2013 3:30 pm
Lord Kettersly Salinger the Victorian Gentleman Maths Ninja
This strange little African-American puglilist is overly concerned with the gaudy pursuit of financial recompense, rather than the godly notion of betterment of ones self through competition.
For this reason he will be best remembers by bank managers rather than by true aficionados of the pugilistic arts.Posted December 27, 2013 3:23 pm
Read Guys, 95% of the posts are in favor pf little floyd just fighting Pacquiao, and quit talking about it. Little floyd is running out of places to hide.Posted December 27, 2013 3:19 pm
Legacy dont pay bills Rem. Manny needs to get his stuff together with arum first before he talks floyd. While arum is getting over on manny hes ruinning mannys legacy. The IRS will have mannys legacy if he doesnt get it together.
Excuse number 10,561Posted December 27, 2013 3:13 pm
Easy solution to all that flomo and pactard nonsense going on: Mayweather and Pacquiao get in the ring and sort it out. It’s called boxing. Some might remember it.
You make too much sense for the little floyd minion. They think running and dodging is cool.Posted December 27, 2013 3:12 pm
Floyd is scared he won’t fight a 8 division champion he is not worth it he says but khan is right how about maidana lol. Floyd will fight bums instead of fighting a 8 division champ answer thatPosted December 27, 2013 3:11 pm
Say what you want and write about u want about floyd. But at the end of the day, BOTH fighters have said something about one another and used each other for promotional purposes. From a business standpoint, who needs who? Floyd is making over 32 million a fight, 2.2 million buys in his last fight,
compared to a lowly 475,000 buys, taking advances from arum, and caught up in a major deal with the irs, and needs floyd to make major money because Manny knows recycled fights is not going to net him anything? Floyd is in the drivers seat in this matter. Pac fans can try to down play floyd all they want, but it wont work. And didnt pac say he was okay not fighting floyd? Hate on haters. All roads lead to floyd mayweather
You are making the writer’s point for him……Posted December 27, 2013 3:10 pm
Hecdog good day champ. Interesting commentary. I would say you are on the mark and then some in regards to Junior having a successful career, generating a lot of money for himself and his opponent. However as you astutely pointed out, a pretty food number of his fanbase is getting tired of these little sideshows and for all his well earned success he is a truly insecure man. Also not as confident in himself as he should be. Pacquiao possesses a quiet confidence that comes from bei.g very poor,working hard to support his family, taking some losses in his career and like a real man bouncing back and moving forward. His belief in Christ gives him.all the humility and confidence as a man and person that he will ever need. Cheers my friend.Posted December 27, 2013 3:10 pm
Legacy dont pay bills Rem. Manny needs to get his stuff together with arum first before he talks floyd. While arum is getting over on manny hes ruinning mannys legacy. The IRS will have mannys legacy if he doesnt get it together.Posted December 27, 2013 3:08 pm
Rem, Mannys legacy leads to floyd.Posted December 27, 2013 3:00 pm
Floyd Mayweather has no ethics, morals or values. He’s making a fool of himself continuing to play this childish game by posting dumb pictures. He’s creating a carnival atmosphere as he continues to diminish himself each time he does these dumb things. If Floyd isn’t concerned about Manny Pacquiao and doesn’t need him, why bring him up 24 hours a day? How is Floyd benefiting from this stuff? He’s already the most hated boxer/athlete in sports. He is only showing all of us how immature, arrogant and egotistical he is, and everyone is tired of him. Boxing fans are fans because we like to see fights in the boxing ring, not in the media, social net work sites etc. That proves nothing. Floyd looks like a kid hiding behind a big house yelling and threatening some kid that he wants to beat up, and once the kid comes, he runs for it. Floyd Mayweather has all the money, fame and materials he needs. He can call out any fighter and make himself richer and his opponent rich or very well off. He’s on top of the world right now So why does he continue to bring Manny up? It’s jealousy, envy and hate for both Manny Pacquiao and Bob Arum. The truth is Floyd is a spoiled, insecure human being that wants to have control of everything. The very money he’s earned is his own worst enemy. Floyd’s own fans are also tiring of having to defend him. They all hear the talk and see his demeaning posts about Manny Pacquiao, and indeed they are also waiting for Floyd to make the fight. They see Floyd mocking and attacking Manny in the news, and they are waiting for Floyd to finally back it all up and tell the world, “I want to fight Manny Pacquiao next.” And guess what, they will keep waiting and waiting because Floyd won’t fight Manny Pacquiao.Posted December 27, 2013 2:57 pm
No this isn’t a hate piece. The writer is only telling the truth. Very seldom does Pacquiao respond to this individual. When Junior was incarcerated for spousal abuse Pacquiao did not kick him when.he was down. He to the contrary gave his support to Mayweather like a responsible and conscientious person would do. Here Mayweather dors the polar opposite. He as true to character or lavk of said character gloats for the benefit of his hip hop and sycophants fan base who encourage these kind of things. To be fair not all of his more sensible fans approve of this cheap buffoonish behavior. Kudos to them. A small group but still they exercise more independent thinking. The majority however failsto do so. Hatred? No. I dont feel Junior hates tje man .Too strong a word. However he dors his best to belittle him, denigrate him and make him seem irrelevant. That is an ISSUE that speaks volumes about his mindset. It isn’t business. Not at all. This is called being a cheap punk in attitude. Thank you Mr.Montgomery for this article. Cheers.Posted December 27, 2013 2:52 pm
Big Moe Floyds legacy leads through Manny Pacquiao.Posted December 27, 2013 2:23 pm
Say what you want and write about u want about floyd. But at the end of the day, BOTH fighters have said something about one another and used each other for promotional purposes. From a business standpoint, who needs who? Floyd is making over 32 million a fight, 2.2 million buys in his last fight,
compared to a lowly 475,000 buys, taking advances from arum, and caught up in a major deal with the irs, and needs floyd to make major money because Manny knows recycled fights is not going to net him anything? Floyd is in the drivers seat in this matter. Pac fans can try to down play floyd all they want, but it wont work. And didnt pac say he was okay not fighting floyd? Hate on haters. All roads lead to floyd mayweatherPosted December 27, 2013 2:10 pm
Easy solution to all that flomo and pactard nonsense going on: Mayweather and Pacquiao get in the ring and sort it out. It’s called boxing. Some might remember it.Posted December 27, 2013 2:05 pm
nothing Floyd ever said or “tweeted” diminished Pacquiao’s* stature and marketability more than his recent controversial wins, losses, and DEVASTATING KO loss v. 1/2 of his primary rivals, which Pacquiao* follows-up with a “boring” and “cowardly” pot-shotting performance v. Rios. No KOs. No TKO. not even an obligatory KD. no sane and sober person can possibly believe that “Money” is pleased by this sequence of events. Pacquiao* was his only $50-$100 million payday. a $howdown v. Pacquiao* on a parallel hot-streak made the most sense to Floyd. nowadays(?), Pacquiao* can’t even attract 400K PPVs on his home turf in his return bout(?!). at this point, Garcia, Maidana, Ruslan, the still-undefeated Bradley, and even Khan makes equal and a Lot more sense than restoring Pacquiao’s* dwindling bank account. if Pacquiao* guarantees Floyd his $50 million quote. no matter what it costs him. he can make it back in the rematch IF he manages to defeat Mayweather. IMO, that offer would make sense to Floyd. meanwhile, Arum should get serious about satisfying his own “requirement” and finally build that 40,000-seat arena that was his deal-breaker the last time he waved Manny’s* ass in Mayweather’s face.Posted December 27, 2013 2:03 pm
being undefeated dowsnt define greatness..greatness is how you rose up from defeat..greatness is humility,greatness is how you influence people,greatness is respect,greatness is being selfless,greatness is Manny Pacquiao…floyd mayweather = shame…Posted December 27, 2013 2:01 pm
For the love of god……..just fight!!!Posted December 27, 2013 1:52 pm
And if he fights Pacman? That will pull more than Pac pulled fighting DLH and Mosley as well.Posted December 27, 2013 1:40 pm
Because Floyd doesn’t only pull PPVs against Mexicans.
His fights versus Hatton and Mosley also pulled more PPVs and revenues than they pulled fighting anyone else.Posted December 27, 2013 1:39 pm
EXCELLENT ARTICLE….. Although, I believe Floyd’s cowardice, yellow streak that runs down his spine, fuels the deep dark stain that IS Floyd’s character. Also, as awesome as Pacquiao is, he is no Savior. Even he will tell you “only Jesus saves!”Posted December 27, 2013 1:30 pm
Floyd is very wary of the little Filipino man for some reason. Manny’s career is truly legendary, he has won more titles at more weights than Floyd and he fought better competition in their prime than Floyd. A real champion and warrior.Posted December 27, 2013 1:28 pm
This is another stupid hate piece on Floyd that doesn’t make a lot of sense.
Floyd and Pacquiao will no doubt fight and the gate and PPV will break all records… It’s a fight that will be great for Floyd’s legacy, but it’s not needed. Nobody has to fight anybody and that’s just a fact.
Floyd won’t be hurting at all if he doesn’t fight certain people. Floyd doesn’t own 68 million in taxes. He doesn’t get his entire purse frozen and confiscated by tax authorities… I believe Lara and Garcia pose bigger fistic challenges to Floyd right now. They’re more dangerous. He probably won’t fight them either because he doesn’t have to.
Floyd is not worrying or obsessed with Pacquiao… Floyd is the number one ranked fighter in the world… He would make the most money in a May-Pac fight.. Pac has to come to Floyd.. He needs the fight more than Floyd does.Posted December 27, 2013 1:17 pm
ARUM is just an excuse. He could be worked around with a deal. Just another excuse.Posted December 27, 2013 1:12 pm
He’s done everything he could to avoid the little Pinoy, now the fight is worthless! Worthless in terms of telling us who was better anyway. Both are past their peak, Manny more so!Posted December 27, 2013 1:05 pm
Mayweather is just having him some fun at the expense of Pacquiao, Maidana, and Khan. It is unlikely that none of them take Mayweather seriously in terms of him insulting them. Everyone knows Mayweather likes to make fun of his opponents or potential opponents. Nothing worth fretting about.Posted December 27, 2013 1:00 pm
Mayweather knows that we know that he knows that Pacquiao knows that Pacquiao is the only one out there that might actually beat him. And we all know that Mayweather continues to find excuses to avoid the fight. First the money split wasn’t right. Then it was about a drug test (maybe the same drug test that Floyd’s two gym mates, Mickey Bey and J’Leon Love failed last year). Then it was about Manny not being worthy because he lost to Marquez (no shame in losing to a future HOF-er, especially when one already has wins over him, albeit close and controversial). Finally, we get an excuse that’s closer to the truth. The real reason is that the colossal egos of Floyd Mayweather and Bob Arum mutually exclude each other. Floyd’s fans continue their deluded cheerleading, nonetheless. Hope they enjoy watching Floyd fight the likes of Khan, Malignaggi and whoever else GBP serves up to him.Posted December 27, 2013 12:51 pm
what does arum have to do with it?Posted December 27, 2013 12:34 pm
Almost everyone on this blog, agrees you are chicken chit, little floyd. The game is almost up. Just admit it, UB afraid to face someone who can beat you.Posted December 27, 2013 12:31 pm
Great Article.Posted December 27, 2013 12:28 pm
Because little floyd is just a garden variety coward.Posted December 27, 2013 12:27 pm
arum is the main obstacle why this fight is not happening thats why pacman is not getting the message to diss arum & start having fights with golden boy fighters facing floyd first.Posted December 27, 2013 12:25 pm
we all know that Rios was just a set up fight to make the pacman look like he was back but boxing junkies know better,really writer? i mean really?Posted December 27, 2013 12:23 pm
at this stage in pacmans life he should be going after the $$$ dont resign with Bob have a few fights with floyd if floyd maybe even a trilogy if money doesnt beat you too convincingly because every body knows Mayweathers not gonna do any business with Bob for whatever reason…yuup!Posted December 27, 2013 12:19 pm
PEEJ- maybe people knows Pacman is fighting a punching bag. So Mexican American knows not to watch it for Rios doesn’t stand a chance. That’s my opinion. On the other hand people watch Canelo hoping he will beat Floyd. 90% watch Floyd to lose and 10% is just fans who rides Floyd’s success.Posted December 27, 2013 12:13 pm
who cares about arum. why does floyd hate arum for? its those daddy issues againPosted December 27, 2013 12:12 pm
Manny’s greatness?? If you consider his heavy bag session victory a statement of relevance than your ignorance speaks volumes. Floyd fights champions, Manny fights losersPosted December 27, 2013 12:11 pm
Just because FLOYD wants, doesn’t mean he gets….he’s no PUPPET MASTERPosted December 27, 2013 12:09 pm
Fedor and Papo I agree with you both.Posted December 27, 2013 12:03 pm
There’s no way I can agree with the whole article, but Floyd excuses for not fighting Pac are lamed at best. My guess is that deep down he’s not convinced he can beat Pac, or even Bradley for that matter. He’s either afraid of losing the fight or not too sure he can look good against either of them.
IMO, his biggest issue is the legacy he wants to leave behind after retiring. His obsession to retire with a perfect record makes for carefully selection of opponents that can make him lots of money, but at the same time pose as little risk as possible.
Whether he wants to admit it or not, not fighting Pac will be a thorn on his legacy. He can use all the weak excuses he wants, but the more he poke fun of Pac, the more will fans be convinced his afraid of losing to him.Posted December 27, 2013 12:02 pm
floyd is taunting pacquiao so he would leave arum so they can fight , no one is scared its absolutely business floyd is trying to get pacman not to renew his contract with arum in 2014Posted December 27, 2013 11:59 am
but jealous,envious,scared..i never associated any one of those words with floyd or pacman..its crazyPosted December 27, 2013 11:54 am
Okay one exception…Michael Spinks was afraid of Mike Tyson…and that worked itself out.Posted December 27, 2013 11:54 am
Boxers aren’t scared of each other. That’s ridiculous. Particularly boxers who have reached the level that Floyd and Manny have reached. What they are scared of is losing marketability and making a business mistake (like Broner did by picking the wrong guy too soon). That’s no longer an issue here. This fight will happen. There is too much money to be made even after the powers that be wasted the opportunity to stage it four years ago. Now that there is interest again (worthy or not) both sides are ramping up the hostility to gauge true interest and the fans are buying it hook line and sinker. I except a preliminary fight for both guys in the spring to set the stage for the fight which will happen either in the fall or next November. Forget all the BS being thrown around. It will happen. Everyone just be patient and enjoy the send up. There’s no way the fight can live up to the hype anyway so might as well have fun watching the year long promotion.Posted December 27, 2013 11:51 am
Medardus go watch Floyds fights with Judah, Corley, Oscar and Cotto. Watch Floyd get hit cleanly and consistently by lefties then come ask that question. Go watch Spadfora school Floyd in a sparring session then maybe you’ll understand because a southpaw like Pac will murder Floyd. Floyd has never ever faced anything close to Pac you Floyd fans are just blind, in denial or both. Good thing Floyd knows.Posted December 27, 2013 11:51 am
People are in denial. How does Pac have more supporters yet can’t break 500 thousand PPVs? Don’t sound like he has much support at all.Posted December 27, 2013 11:50 am
WOOOW! this writers looking for some controversy in the worst way,he knows this is going to start a forest fire,if your a fan of bashing Money Mayweather well this is def the post for you.I say it like this,Im hoping that all the post floyds been posting about Pacman that theres some real significant meaning behind it because if not I too agree that posting all the pictures is a little childish.but hopefully this is setting up for a big match up in the near future…yezzzir!Posted December 27, 2013 11:50 am
ide like to see how pacquiao would be able to handle guerrerro or alvarez ?? no wonder arum does not want neither fight for pac.Posted December 27, 2013 11:50 am
the prince is going to go stare at floyds underwaer picPosted December 27, 2013 11:49 am
The Ponce ESB’s biggest crybaby
The Ponce thinks he’s intelligent. lmfao
No wonder he believes all of Floyd’s BS.
Floyd has very few intelligent fans.
But he has lots of racist ones.
Lots of big racist crybaby racist hypocrites like you.Posted December 27, 2013 11:48 am
I love Floyd but this writers right! Floyd tries to beat manny outside the ring and that’s not going to happen caus in all reality Floyd is a man of flashiness, insulting, while manny is a man of faith and that’s why pacman has more support caus he’s a man of faithPosted December 27, 2013 11:48 am
Borning. I’ll comeback later when more intelligent people are ready to test The Prince.Posted December 27, 2013 11:40 am
Just ask me how anybody how saw Marquez vs. Pac can really think Floyd is scared of him. I don´t talk about the last last fight, i talk about the close desicions he get in the other ones. (Don´t get me wrong, im fine with all the decisions.) What makes JMM look good against pac? The defense, the counterpunching, the adjustmenst within a fight?! And Floyd can all that better. And he ist bigger, taller, so much faster… hits harder.
You sound like a kid at the schoolyard. Grow up.Posted December 27, 2013 11:38 am
This article will likely go well over one hundred comments, which was really the reason the author wrote the article in the first place. Even print about Mayweather brings lots of traffic, forget the PPV numbers for his fights.Posted December 27, 2013 11:37 am
The Real Deal – Feeling yourself doesn’t show how I’m wrong about the constant articles about Mayweather and the harassment by interviewers every time Floyd decides to give one about fighting Pacquiao. Floyd is the one obsessed right? The prove is on this very website. Look at all the Mayweather articles and the hundreds of comments that follow them? Even Manny’s own articles don’t get that much traffic often.Posted December 27, 2013 11:35 am
The Real Deal – And that disproves my point how? Really you just admitted I’m right under that “Nintendo” insult. Thank you very much.Posted December 27, 2013 11:31 am
Floyd is SCARED. Look at how Floyd performed against De La hoya, Cotto and Hatton and look at how Pacquiao performed against these same guys. Trust me Floyd is SCARED of Pacquiao.Posted December 27, 2013 11:30 am
the reality is right now pacqman is chasing floyd for a huge pay day even though he knows he wont be able to beat floyd & pac doesnt care if he looses coz he already lost twice , it wont make any difference hes after a huge pay day & can only get it by facing floyd thats why floyd playing mind games with him.Posted December 27, 2013 11:25 am
Then why the sarcastic tone if there’s no need for hostility? You was defo being sarcastic.Posted December 27, 2013 11:25 am
All responses to constant harassment by detractors and critics about fighting Pacquiao, just like the recent art. Nobody was talking about Pacquiao and Floyd until after Top Rank had Manny beat a stationary flesh punching bag that still hurt him.Posted December 27, 2013 11:24 am
The Ponce ESB’s biggest crybaby
The Ponce is a big racist crybaby hypocrite.Posted December 27, 2013 11:22 am
floyd was jumping up and down in his seat watching pac vs morelas. then he beat his baby mommaPosted December 27, 2013 11:21 am
Artie Choke – No games or point scoring. I’m just pointed out how there are constantly articles being written about Mayweather and why he needs to fight Pacquiao or else. That’s a form of real obsession. I was thanking you for adding to my points with that cut-and-paste you did. No need for hostility.Posted December 27, 2013 11:19 am
The Real Deal – You need to get real. Floyd has said for years that he doesn’t need Pacquiao and doesn’t appreciate people constantly bringing him up in interviews. That sounds like a man annoyed not obsessed, but of course, such logic is lost. But I’ll call it out anyway.Posted December 27, 2013 11:17 am
Wasn’t even awarePosted December 27, 2013 11:15 am
Well done? Show me where I disagreed with you about that? You’re trying to score points off someone who wasn’t even away we were playing a game. Desperate and defensive much.Posted December 27, 2013 11:15 am
Real deal- Floyd only has 3 belts? Not sure about the 5 he is vacating? How manny belts manny got? If manny wants 2 belts i no a guy who would b very interested? Fight Danny? Or duck, or does ducking only count when Manny and his fans dont get there own way/a title ha haPosted December 27, 2013 11:12 am
The Ponce ESB’s biggest crybaby
The Ponce says:
”Floyd is not obsessed with Pacquiao”
lmfaoPosted December 27, 2013 11:11 am
This is total bullcrap, it only makes sense to Floyd’s haters. How can a guy you beat the guy who put Manny to sleep be afraid of Manny given the fact that he has a superior version of the same style that has flattened and beaten Manny not once not twice but multiple time. This kind of irrational thinking doesn’t pass the smell test.Posted December 27, 2013 11:09 am
Artie Choke – Which proves my point about the OBSESSION of Mayweather articles. Again, well done. lol.Posted December 27, 2013 11:08 am
And you know you read it. So hush your mouth.Posted December 27, 2013 11:08 am
It’s a Thomas Hauser article you numpties.Posted December 27, 2013 11:07 am
The Ponce ESB’s biggest crybaby
The Ponce says:
”It just proves that most Mayweather fans are fans of boxing, while Pacquiao fans have their own agenda.”
No it does not. Most fans, like you for instance, are racist and as thick as a plank.Posted December 27, 2013 11:05 am
Ha ha ha, this the funniest piece of mumbo-jumbo I’ve ever read.Posted December 27, 2013 11:02 am
Artie Choke – Now that’s obsession. Well done.Posted December 27, 2013 11:01 am
frank LO knows what he is talking about.Posted December 27, 2013 10:58 am
hey prince you stupid ignorant man. it would have been illegal under contract law for mp to accept 40 million while under contract. please smarten up for the new year. stop looking at frauds 3 inch thing on twiteerPosted December 27, 2013 10:56 am
This holiday week if not all the month of December–after Pacquiao fought Rios–all you saw on this website was article after article after article talking about Mayweather and rather he’ll fight Pacquiao or not. But some how Floyd is the one whose obsessed, because he made a Photoshop picture poking fun at Pacquiao and his detractors. That’s called a response, not an obsession. Every interview with Mayweather turns into a grilling about “Why won’t you fight Pacquiao?” Yet Floyd is the one obsessed? The truth is, this author and many other people whom won’t respect Floyd enough to let the man make his decisions are the ones really obsessed. The man has earned the right to determined who he wants to fight and why. So drop it already. Pacquiao had his chance and he let Arum ruined it for him. And Pacquiao has actually been talking about Mayweather, way before and after the Rios fight, before Floyd gave his first response about it. Sounds like Manny is the one really obsessed because he has money problems, which that 40 million might have solved if he’d taken it.Posted December 27, 2013 10:51 am
fedor do not no english too goodPosted December 27, 2013 10:51 am
good article except for the part stating thaht mayweathrer might be remembered as the greatest even – he is a very good boxer but not one of the all time greatsPosted December 27, 2013 10:43 am
It’s not about how the fight will turn out, Floyd may beat Pac; it’s about this little piece of sh;t making fun of everybody and anything. This article is excellent and states facts. Floyd has one excuse after the other. Manny should ignore him, Floyd is embarrassing himself and his fans, who are PATHETIC!Posted December 27, 2013 10:35 am
all the experience & aggression from pac will not be able to land any punches on floyd he will frustrated & countered all night easy win for floyd , floyd defence is way supeior to any fighter weve seen before & that is the truth.Posted December 27, 2013 10:29 am
Has anyone realised that Khan is actually retired and just holding on for a fight with Floyd? If he can’t get a Floyd fight, Khan won’t fight again. If Khan has to wait until September 2014 for a Floyd fight, he will wait and will not fight anybody else in the meantime. If he does get the Floyd fight, he will quit immediately afterwards. All Khan wants is the pay day. Khan is a joke. He doesn’t deserve a shot at FMJ and should earn the chance by beating good welterweights first.Posted December 27, 2013 10:28 am
pacquiao is in reality the most overrated fighter of all time , hes way shorter than floyd & way slower in speed compare to floyd & pac has shorter reach & no way hes even close to the punching accuracy of floyd , hes not better than floyd in any department including fitness pac will never be able to defeat floyd even if they fight 10 times in a row enough said.Posted December 27, 2013 10:25 am
Excellent article, Floyd needs a therapist. He has issues, this is no promotion. He is upset or angry or jealous or afraid or just an as$; whatever it is, he keeps bringing up Pac, and people who are defending him here are blind and deaf, unfortunately note mute. It is hilarious. Manny should just completely ignore this j€rk for good and all…. What a clown, actually clowns you are…Posted December 27, 2013 10:24 am
the fm fans like flashy all white cars, beating women, ugly hats, man purses. boxing they do not know aboutPosted December 27, 2013 10:21 am
Here we go again with the Pacquaio crap. This article is nothing but opinion and negative opinion. This is what we get when no bouts of interest are scheduled for the near future. Pacquaio is not finished but he isn’t what he once was yet Mayweather still is at the top of his game. Face it people and get over Pacquaio. I still don’t understand how Pacquaio could possibly have tax problems is Arum is/was a tax attorney and knows the law!Posted December 27, 2013 10:20 am
the mayweathers are on that a side methPosted December 27, 2013 10:19 am
I’m going to let everyone in on a secret shhh… This is all a tactic he is using trying to anger or embarrass Pacqiao so he will be willing to leave Bob arum at least for one fight and make this fight. some people are so blinded by their dislike of Mayweather they cant see that it’s a simple baitng tactic.Posted December 27, 2013 10:16 am
@ Prince : You seem as partisan as those ‘pactards’ you are slating.
Why do Mayweather fans keep insisting the Pacquiao fight is not necessary? Surely any actual boxing fan wants to see the best fight the best? rather than see the best fight the likes of Ortiz, Guerrero, Rios etc? Mayweather almost certainly beats Pacquaio however it would be a fight with more credibility than most of his recent ones.Posted December 27, 2013 10:10 am
come on floyd is alway’s on manny’s mind ..look every time pac fight’s and after the fight who do they mention floyd all the time freddie alway’s say’s aftger this fight we hope to get mayweather and then you writer’s jump on board and say will floyd take the fight and then you flip and now floyd saying manny is alway’s on my mind .they use floyd for all there fight’s to draw attentionPosted December 27, 2013 10:06 am
To fedor! Floyd is not undisputed champ, he has 1 belt!
anyway floyd has daddy issues and pac reminds him of the daddy he wishes he had. thats why the fight wont be madePosted December 27, 2013 10:02 am
go yank your ugly queen you serfPosted December 27, 2013 10:00 am
the only people interested in this sh#t are the backwood yanks.Posted December 27, 2013 9:59 am
Floyd taking shots doesn’t mean they are always on his mind. Pacs the one who will have fights scheduled but yet always talking that he wants Floyd. Only problem is he ends up taking LsPosted December 27, 2013 9:55 am
Sad how Pactards can only respond with insults instead of logic. It just proves that most Mayweather fans are fans of boxing, while Pacquiao fans have their own agenda. Manny should be grateful Floyd isn’t obsessed with him, because if the fight happened and Floyd won (which he would) these same Pactards would’ve abandoned Manny years ago, because they’re not true fans of any boxer, they just want someone to beat Floyd.Posted December 27, 2013 9:55 am
I agree I am the greatest loud mouth ….but I have all bs not to fight the midget ,yellow etc ……JUST MAN UP AND FIGHT FRAUD …..YOU ARE BELOW PACMANPosted December 27, 2013 9:47 am
floyd has mental problems because his daddy got his mom on crack and used floyd as shield against ashotgun blast. thank God the guy shot floyd in the leg and didnt get lil floyd. Thats why floyd tries to fight his daddy but wont fight 50 cent after he smacked floyd around and took his girls. ray jay took floyds girls and had them rob his house. pray for floyd this new year.Posted December 27, 2013 9:46 am
What a load of BS this article is…Floyd is not only a better & more intelligent fighter than Pac but also more successful & a lot richer; so what’s there to worry about?Posted December 27, 2013 9:45 am
the fact is floyd is still undefeaded undisputed champion, where is pacquiao lost to bradley & got kaoed by marquez , his pay per view against rios was poor, so what you expect from floyd of course he calls the shots , pacman has missed the opportunity to fight floyd couple of years ago , floyd legacy is unmarked with or without pacquiao full stop.Posted December 27, 2013 9:32 am
WELL, it looks like you floydettes already have a “ready made” excuse yet again… YAWN!!Posted December 27, 2013 9:22 am