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Jon Jones vs. Glover Teixeira set for UFC 170 on February 22

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The next battle for Light heavyweight title has been set.

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Post #1   11/14/13 12:51:55AM   

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Hope Glover knocks his ass off his high horse.

Post #2   11/14/13 12:52:50AM   

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I love it! I don't know how good Glover's chances are but I completely counted out Gustafsson so i'm just gonna ignore my instinct on Jones fights from now on.

Post #3   11/14/13 1:15:52AM   

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Jones has a pretty favorable resume against Brazilians. I think he can finish him just inside the championship rounds.

Post #4   11/14/13 1:34:43AM   

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I give up. I'll never understand how they choose who gets title fights

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Posted by tallica62

I give up. I'll never understand how they choose who gets title fights



Who would you rather have fight for the title other than Glover at this point?

Post #6   11/14/13 3:04:08AM   

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No big suprise

Hotel and flight are paid for
Glad Jones finally is fighting in Vegas
Amazingly Jones hasn't defended the title once in Vegas
His last fight there was against Ryan Bader ages ago

Post #7   11/14/13 5:32:01AM   

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Posted by tallica62

I give up. I'll never understand how they choose who gets title fights



Who would you rather have fight for the title other than Glover at this point?



My thoughts exactly no one is more worthy than Glover for a crack at Jones.

Post #8   11/14/13 9:48:59AM   

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Posted by FastKnockout


Posted by tallica62

I give up. I'll never understand how they choose who gets title fights



Who would you rather have fight for the title other than Glover at this point?



Phil Davis? Vitor?

Post #9   11/14/13 12:04:45PM   

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Posted by tallica62


Posted by FastKnockout


Posted by tallica62

I give up. I'll never understand how they choose who gets title fights



Who would you rather have fight for the title other than Glover at this point?



Phil Davis? Vitor?



....wat?

Post #10   11/14/13 12:06:06PM   

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Posted by Michael_Corleone

Jones has a pretty favorable resume against Brazilians. I think he can finish him just inside the championship rounds.



What does a persons nationality have to do with it?

Post #11   11/14/13 2:15:22PM   

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Posted by postman


Posted by Michael_Corleone

Jones has a pretty favorable resume against Brazilians. I think he can finish him just inside the championship rounds.



What does a persons nationality have to do with it?



They are just facts, buddy. Jones has mowed down a complete murderers row of fighters.

Post #13   11/14/13 3:01:28PM   

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Posted by tallica62


Posted by FastKnockout


Posted by tallica62

I give up. I'll never understand how they choose who gets title fights



Who would you rather have fight for the title other than Glover at this point?



Phil Davis? Vitor?


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Posted by Michael_Corleone


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Posted by Michael_Corleone

Jones has a pretty favorable resume against Brazilians. I think he can finish him just inside the championship rounds.



What does a persons nationality have to do with it?



They are just facts, buddy. Jones has mowed down a complete murderers row of fighters.



He beat 3 Brazilians and 3 Americans and a sweed since the night he took the title. I'm just trying to understand why Glover being Brazilian would have anything to do with how the fight would play out? Is that part of your pick strategy? Just seems of all the reasons to pick Jones that would be the last one I could have come up with.

Post #15   11/14/13 5:36:15PM