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Nobody talking about last night's UFC?
Cormier with an impressive win over a game Lewis

Good win the Jacare. Probably got ko of night.
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Cormier is a pretender. If Jones were allowed to compete he would've wiped out the Light Heavyweight and Heavyweight division, including DC... who he beat twice. Professional watchers agree that the roids didn't give him those wins, it was clear physical advantage each time.
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redflagdealsguy wrote:
Nov 4th, 2018 10:08 am
Cormier is a pretender.
I agree Jones is a better fighter but give Cormier some credit. The list of fighters he has beaten is a impressive list.
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redflagdealsguy wrote:
Nov 4th, 2018 10:08 am
Cormier is a pretender. If Jones were allowed to compete he would've wiped out the Light Heavyweight and Heavyweight division, including DC... who he beat twice. Professional watchers agree that the roids didn't give him those wins, it was clear physical advantage each time.
Roids didnt help Jones? I would take DC by KO over a non juiced Jones at heavyweight. If you think roids doesn't help your chin think again.
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redflagdealsguy wrote:
Nov 4th, 2018 10:08 am
Cormier is a pretender. If Jones were allowed to compete he would've wiped out the Light Heavyweight and Heavyweight division, including DC... who he beat twice. Professional watchers agree that the roids didn't give him those wins, it was clear physical advantage each time.
woulda coulda shoulda. if he didn't need the roids to win (and i'm on not saying he did) then why did HE make the choice to take them? JJ's got no one to blame but himself.
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ShoNuff2 wrote:
Nov 5th, 2018 3:11 pm
woulda coulda shoulda. if he didn't need the roids to win (and i'm on not saying he did) then why did HE make the choice to take them? JJ's got no one to blame but himself.
Jones has always been a baller. Under-training, coke, roids, car accidents, he pushes the limit of good sense in many areas.

Classic baller move.
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redflagdealsguy wrote:
Nov 5th, 2018 3:52 pm
Jones has always been a baller. Under-training, coke, roids, car accidents, he pushes the limit of good sense in many areas.

Classic baller move.
in both instances of the word baller i would have used headcase in its place.
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Cormier > Jones

At least with Cormier, you know he won't cheat and he won't be pulled from the card in the last minute. And at heavyweight, I think Cormier would beat Jones.
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Jon Jones is what happens when you get a natural super athlete and put them into MMA instead of hockey / basketball / football, etc. Unfortunately Jones' lifestyle really tarnishes his legacy and puts things into question with regard to performance enhancing drugs.

As for DC, that was a great win, he made it look easy. I really wish he would just skip the fight with Brock and give Stipe a rematch. I feel bad for Weidman, he seems to fall short near the end of a fight too often, but as a jiu-jitsu guy I'm glad to see Jacare win.

Anyone going to UFC 231 in Toronto?
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SteveDfsin wrote:
Nov 9th, 2018 11:52 am
Jon Jones is what happens when you get a natural super athlete and put them into MMA instead of hockey / basketball / football, etc. Unfortunately Jones' lifestyle really tarnishes his legacy and puts things into question with regard to performance enhancing drugs.

As for DC, that was a great win, he made it look easy. I really wish he would just skip the fight with Brock and give Stipe a rematch. I feel bad for Weidman, he seems to fall short near the end of a fight too often, but as a jiu-jitsu guy I'm glad to see Jacare win.

Anyone going to UFC 231 in Toronto?
Natural super athlete? So he can run fast and jump high? How do you know?
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airpods wrote:
Nov 9th, 2018 11:55 am
Natural super athlete? So he can run fast and jump high? How do you know?
It's an educated guess, but based on the fact that we was able to take down Cormier, knock out quite a few people with relative ease and win world title fights with little preparation I'd say he is a natural super athlete. Being a natural athlete isn't strictly tied to jumping high and running fast.

Edit: Let's not forget siblings in the NFL, you have to be a natural super athlete in addition to your football skills to make it in the NFL.
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sharpshooter88 wrote:
Nov 8th, 2018 2:17 pm
Cormier > Jones

At least with Cormier, you know he won't cheat and he won't be pulled from the card in the last minute. And at heavyweight, I think Cormier would beat Jones.
Cormier is a crier, he's no prototype for men.

Jon Jones' life is one big ball session, a mountain of a man, who partook in some slight roids when his natural frame, genetics, and training proved superior to Cormier (twice).

There is no comparison.
SteveDfsin wrote:
Nov 9th, 2018 11:52 am
Jon Jones is what happens when you get a natural super athlete and put them into MMA instead of hockey / basketball / football, etc. Unfortunately Jones' lifestyle really tarnishes his legacy and puts things into question with regard to performance enhancing drugs.
A fairer statement.

Had USADA and the UFC played ball, JJ would've had both belts and retired a legend.
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holy crap. what a fight. what a finish...at the last second
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