Originally Posted by rusak
Haye hits at least as hard as Dempsey and has much better defense. Stop mythologizing these old-time fighters.
haye can't combine his offense and defense well though.
the cruiser haye was offensive, and its a good fight but gets taken out.
the HW haye has bad stamina and fights defensive against half decent opposition, could make it to the later rounds.
depends which haye turns up but i cant see either having a chance until the slower tunney version of dempsey, and even then how will he respond to dempseys power? i figure not well.