When it comes to Floyd versus Manny, fight fans have spent the past few years working themselves into a state of voluntary delusion.
"There's too much money involved not to fight," or "They need each other to secure their legacies," fight fans plead to themselves.
As the two great fighters enter their mid-30s and have other obligations fill their time (politics for Manny, the legal system for Floyd), it becomes less and less likely that these two will ever meet in the ring, at least not while each is in his prime.
Neither individual is blameless in ducking the fight, but Mayweather has taken the brunt of the public's ire. Floyd has dismantled every opponent he has faced, and was already well on his way to adding Victor Ortiz to the list when he blindsided him with his knockout punch.
While it seems that there is no one left to test Mayweather—except Manny—there are some decent fights to be had for him as he continues to avoid the fight that everyone wants to see.
Let's take a look at some of the best options for Floyd Mayweather's adventures in avoidance.