Originally Posted by red cobra
He did that all night long in beating Jimmy Paul. Excedllent performance. It should have told everyone that Haugen was a smart fighter who could box, and wasn't the "Alaskan toughman slugger" that he was always described as being.
I was shocked when he beat Paul. No one gave him a chance, and that was seen as just a workout defense by Paul. As it turned out you are right, Haugen was a very good fighter. Haugen surprised me a few times.