Originally Posted by PaulieMc
Bit of both. Looks a very good fighter but Schaefer and De La Hoya are doing their usual "he's the best thing since sliced bread" act. According to them remember Deontay Wilder is the future of the heavyweight division. Shows how seriously their opinions should be taken when it comes to their own fighters.
We won't know just how good Broner is until he fights a world-class opponent. Rees is world class (at least very close anyway), he should give AB a very good test.
I wouldn't say Rees ranks above the likes of DeMarco and Ponce de Leon.