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Patrick Cote Moving to Welterweight; Still Hopes to Fight at UFC 158

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The welterweight division has added one of the hardest punchers in the sport as Patrick Cote has made the decision to drop down to 170lbs.

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Post #1   12/19/12 1:04:16AM   

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Hmm interesting move, would love to see him fight Hardy.

Post #2   12/19/12 1:42:56AM   

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I just cant see the point of the move myself. Best of luck to him though! always entertaining...

Post #3   12/19/12 1:44:38AM   

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I've always thought he was a bit small for a MW. However, he was probably better off at MW because of the general lack of top wrestlers.

Post #4   12/19/12 10:19:01AM   

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He's never been shredded as a MW and he's not keeping up with the rest of the pack so he might as well. Also, when guys drop a weight class they tend to get another shot or two in the UFC as opposed to remaining at their current weight.

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Post #5   12/19/12 11:54:40AM   

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Posted by airkerma

He's never been shredded as a MW and he's not keeping up with the rest of the pack so he might as well. Also, when guys drop a weight class they tend to get another shot or two in the UFC as opposed to remaining at their current weight.



Post #6   12/19/12 11:59:19AM   

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Him vs Rick story would be nice but
I bet he lands Claude Patrick

Post #7   12/19/12 2:14:08PM   

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I honestly think his size is fine for MW, just not how he carries his weight. I think he should keep the weight and transform it, explosive power, legs.....etc.

Post #8   12/19/12 2:29:29PM   

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Good way to avoid getting knocked out by Sakara again.

Post #9   12/19/12 4:04:21PM   

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Posted by jay98107

Good way to avoid getting knocked out by Sakara again.


OOOHHHH!!!!
Too soon?!?!

Post #10   12/19/12 10:05:05PM   

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Im in favor of a Cote vs Hardy scrap

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Post #11   12/19/12 10:17:40PM