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Jason MacDonald Cut From UFC

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Apparently when Dana White says UFC needs more guys like you, it doesn't necessarily mean UFC needs you. Such is the case with UFC veteran Jason MacDonald, who despite being the subject of said praise from Dana has been released from the promotion.

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Post #1   5/5/09 6:46:46AM   

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This cut doesn't make sense. Not only are MacDonalds fights really intertaining. He's only lost to top guys. In a 185 lbs division that is lacking depth. I'm thinking he'll be back.

Post #2   5/5/09 7:12:35AM   

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That's harsh, don't understand why he was let go. Wasen't really his fault he got mauled vs Quarry, happens to the best of us ( gsp vs serra I ). Anyways, lil' confused by this decision
Good luck Jmac

Post #3   5/5/09 9:24:19AM   

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Strikeforce is looking for someone to fight Scott Smith. I think Macdonald can win that fight.

Here's Jasons thoughts on the whole situation with the UFC.

For a guy who just got fired he took the bad news as well as can be expected.

Jason's Blog

Post #4   5/5/09 9:30:37AM   

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pretty good blog and yeah he knows theres been many chances for guys to come back to the ufc after being let go plus I think he would be a fan favorite just about anywhere at this point

Post #5   5/5/09 11:37:21AM   

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I think this is good for the sport. Let UFC cut these great fighters, and allow other org's to pick them up. Its a shame Dana is getting rid of solid guys, but all in all it will help other org's more then anything.

I think the UFC game will need to be cleaned up, seeing how many guys in the upcoming game, have been cut in the past month and a half.

Post #6   5/5/09 1:11:26PM   

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yeah the game has quite a few guys in it that have been let go but still the most bizarre fighter in the game is Kyle Bradley

Post #7   5/5/09 1:31:52PM   

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He's terribly inconsistent as a fighter, and his stand up is probably the worst at 185 in my opinion.
He is not as good as people make him out to be, his UFC record looks like a lie detector test.

Post #8   5/5/09 1:43:06PM   

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Wasnt this already posted..along with a few others

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Posted by Shawn91111

Wasnt this already posted..along with a few others



Yep. A few days ago, in the UFC forum.

Post #10   5/5/09 7:06:38PM   

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Should have been gone long ago. He is a product of favorible match ups. He got the best style match up he could ask for vs Quarry and blew it. He only has one skill he is good at. He hates to get hit and as soon as he does he wilts and quits. He was never going to be able to beat various styles and top guys consistantly. You wont go far hoping you only fight guys with no ground game and expect to not get hit.

Post #11   5/5/09 8:22:20PM