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Aaron Simpson Headed in for Surgery Then to a Drop to Welterweight

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A cut down to 170 pounds sounds like a pretty good idea to former Arizona State wrestler Aaron Simpson; so he will now officially make the move.

Simpson, who fought at the inaugural UFC on Fuel event in Omaha, Neb., in February, lost a decision to Ronny Markes and remarked afterwards that he was considering a move from middleweight to welterweight.

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Post #1   3/3/12 11:42:44PM   

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This is a great move sadly probably too late in his career to make a serious title run but I think he will be dominant at 170.

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There are some tough wrestlers at 170 so he should fit right in.

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Posted by FastKnockout

There are some tough wrestlers at 170 so he should fit right in.

i think a move down will help him, not saying hes gonna be a world beater at 170 but there are some good matchups for him at WW

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Post #4   3/4/12 2:10:59AM