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Brendan Schaub targeted for UFC 154 in Montreal, wants Lavar Johnson

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Brendan Schaub has a likely date for his next fight, and he also has an opponent in mind.

Schaub, who was on a four-fight win streak before back-to-back losses to Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira and Ben Rothwell, told MMAjunkie.com Radio (www.mmajunkie.com/radio) that UFC matchmaker Joe Silva has targeted him for a UFC 154 return.

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Post #1   7/16/12 2:36:44PM   

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If this fight happens the only way i see it ending is with Schaub gettin KTFO. I would rather see Barry v Schaub tbh.

Post #2   7/16/12 2:39:20PM   

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Posted by DrivenDavies15

If this fight happens the only way i see it ending is with Schaub gettin KTFO. I would rather see Barry v Schaub tbh.



Hit the nail on the head.

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So he wants to get ktfo? I like the match but Schaub needs a win more than he needs a slugfest with Johnson.

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Schaub's shown a huge weakness against big punchers. He managers to hang in there for a while with his overall athleticism and combos, but eventually he gets hit once, stumbles around for a bit, then eats a few more punches before going down.

At this point, I don't know if it's fair to call him "chinny," because the guys landing on him are beastly punchers on top of being heavyweights. But it's obvious he doesn't have the ridiculous kind of chin one needs to stand and brawl like that, and Cro Cop KO aside, he can't equal the top boxers in crushing power.

Schaub's got the natural ability, but he really needs to train more, build up his technique especially on the defensive end. I could see him beating Lavar now if he worked a more ground-centric strategy, but straight up, I think we know what would happen.

Post #5   7/16/12 3:43:26PM   

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If the man wants to dig his own grave, let em.

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I don't think he will be conscious enough to reach for the stars this time around

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If big bog and rothwell can knock you out lavar will do the same

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I just hope Schaub doesn't get is head punched off. He has good skills and his stand up game is improving. The glass jaw is the problem.

Post #9   7/17/12 11:08:15AM