According to POR.com.....it was all for publicity.
A group of investors have offered 50 Cent and Floyd Mayweather, Jr
$5 million to settle their "alleged" differences in the ring. According to
Allhiphop.com, billionaire Alki David and partner Damon
Feldman of Celebrity Boxing offering the $5 million for a three round
celebrity boxing match.
According to David, the show would air on FilmOn.com and
BattleCam.com -- two ventures that David owns. They would fight three 2
minute rounds in head gear -- along with big celebrity boxing gloves.