Is Devon Haney the boogie man at 135?

Discussion in 'World Boxing Forum' started by JSpizz, Sep 10, 2021.

Boogieman Haney

  1. Yes

    4 vote(s)
  2. No

    57 vote(s)
  1. JSpizz

    JSpizz Jay Spizz. Full Member

    Jan 8, 2021
    Seems like no one wants this fight.
  2. Rakesh

    Rakesh Active Member Full Member

    Jul 6, 2021
    Its a high risk low reward, also isn't a PPV machine. With all that in one, nobody will want to fight that, except it's not fear.
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  3. Chuck Norris

    Chuck Norris Obsessed with Boxing Full Member

    Aug 31, 2016
    Boogeyman no although it is rather sus how after a shaky performance in the Linares fight no one is after Haney. Diaz, Garcia and Rolly haven't expressed any fondness to face Haney.
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  4. Slyk

    Slyk Boxing Addict Full Member

    Dec 5, 2010
    Haney is a twitter troll who has had meticulously managed career, and will never be in a fight where he isn't a 2:1 favorite.

    A faded, and at this point, gatekeeper, Linares made him go full Bambi mode.

    He isn't the boogeyman of anything.

    We try to reserve the term "Boogeyman" for a highly skilled, poorly marketed fighter who is an absolute nightmare to fight, and presents a huge risk to the carefully guided careers of other top fighters. Does that sound like Haney? LOL
  5. BoxMan10

    BoxMan10 Active Member Full Member

    Dec 12, 2020
    has the talent but his chin will let him down vs the top guys.
  6. Brixton Bomber

    Brixton Bomber Obsessed with Boxing Full Member

    Sep 21, 2013
    Yep, another American hype-job
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  7. ipitythefool

    ipitythefool I'm a better judge than Marcus McDonnell Full Member

    Mar 17, 2017
    Yes sir I can boogie I can boogie all night long.

    Sorry just got that song in my head.
  8. Bumnard_Hopkins

    Bumnard_Hopkins Burger King banned Full Member

    Jul 13, 2021
    Did well before he turned into an octopus. All I want is to see Lomachenko fight Lopez (again) and Haney.
    Twink and QueenRy are never going to fight Lomachenko.
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  9. chacal

    chacal F*** the new normal Full Member

    Jun 21, 2015
    I read the post's title and I found myself laughing slowly and without making any sound, a mix between a laugh and a smile. I didnt even realize I was laughing.

    The boogie man.... haney..... XD

    And dont misunderstood me, please, I like haney and I root for him. But... the boogie man....:p

    C'mon man!! show a little bit more of respect for us, the guys in the forum.
  10. Salty Dog

    Salty Dog Boxing Addict Full Member

    Sep 5, 2008
    Yeah! Like Josh Taylor! Errrr....wait a minute...
  11. JSpizz

    JSpizz Jay Spizz. Full Member

    Jan 8, 2021
    Nobody wants to fight the man. I don't think it's too wild to call him the boogie man... He might not be the meanest or have some crazy intimidating personally, but at the end of the day, seems like all these guys at 135 be ducking him.

    If not he then who?
  12. MagicE

    MagicE Active Member Full Member

    Aug 16, 2017
    I actually think the others did think he was the boogie man, in that he would make them look bad (not necessarily beat them badly) and would be very difficult to beat.
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  13. oiky

    oiky Gypsy Boy Full Member

    Jan 17, 2014
    Haney is a good fighter but i wouldlnt put him up as a bogeyman

    Hes just high risk low reward
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  14. Wizbit1013

    Wizbit1013 The Original 101.3 Full Member

    Mar 17, 2018
    Boring man is more apt
  15. WhataRock

    WhataRock Obsessed with Boxing Full Member

    Jul 29, 2004
    He is packing glass. We know it, he knows it.