Pick'em Leagues: THE BIG SHOW CASUAL BEST OF THE REST Single Event PvP: FANTASY POOLS Betting Leagues: THE BIG SHOW BEST OF THE REST
 

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

Print  
Posted By Message

FastKnockout

THE RUTHLESS ONE

FastKnockout Avatar
8
 
 
 


 
 
Posts:15,621
Career:2,502-1,402
Joined:Sep 2010
Camp: Project Mayhem
Chips:
1,860
The next battle for Light heavyweight title has been set.

Link

Post #1   11/14/13 12:51:55AM   

FastKnockout

THE RUTHLESS ONE

FastKnockout Avatar
8
 
 
 


 
 
Posts:15,621
Career:2,502-1,402
Joined:Sep 2010
Camp: Project Mayhem
Chips:
1,860
Hope Glover knocks his ass off his high horse.

Post #2   11/14/13 12:52:50AM   

DrivenDavies15

MMA Sensei

DrivenDavies15 Avatar
9
 
 
 
 


 
 
Posts:2,673
Career:1,964-1,143
Joined:Aug 2011
Camp: Project Mayhem
Chips:
616
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   

Michael_Corleone

MMA Sensei

Michael_Corleone Avatar
6





 
 
 


 
 
Posts:1,225
Career:1,494-794
Joined:Apr 2011
Camp: Dark Horse
Chips:
272
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   

tallica62

MMA Sensei

tallica62 Avatar
 
 
 


 
 
Posts:1,131
Career:2,255-1,429
Joined:Jun 2007
Camp: Playground Bullies
Chips:
167
I give up. I'll never understand how they choose who gets title fights

Post #5   11/14/13 2:46:32AM   

FastKnockout

THE RUTHLESS ONE

FastKnockout Avatar
8
 
 
 


 
 
Posts:15,621
Career:2,502-1,402
Joined:Sep 2010
Camp: Project Mayhem
Chips:
1,860

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   

prozacnation1978

Heavyweight Champ

prozacnation1978 Avatar
9
 
 
 
 


 
 
Posts:15,202
Career:3,192-1,715
Joined:Jul 2007
Camp: Dark Horse
Chips:
1,043
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   

sparky

AV BET Record: 42-10

sparky Avatar
25
 
 
 
 


 
 
Posts:5,924
Career:3,394-1,859
Joined:Jul 2007
Camp: Team Fry Guy
Chips:
1,124

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?



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

Post #8   11/14/13 9:48:59AM   

tallica62

MMA Sensei

tallica62 Avatar
 
 
 


 
 
Posts:1,131
Career:2,255-1,429
Joined:Jun 2007
Camp: Playground Bullies
Chips:
167

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   

GDPofMPG

Fighters>Promoters

GDPofMPG Avatar
 
 
 


 
 
Posts:2,643
Career:1,926-1,245
Joined:Feb 2008
Camp: Playground Legends
Chips:
424

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   

postman

Heavyweight Champ

postman Avatar
2

 
 
 


 
 
Posts:6,779
Career:746-420
Joined:Jun 2007
Chips:
1,152

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   

ChrisSabal

Go Cubs Go!

ChrisSabal Avatar
2

 
 
 


 
 
Posts:1,272
Career:903-632
Joined:Jun 2010
Chips:
252
happy birthday to me

Post #12   11/14/13 2:53:56PM   

Michael_Corleone

MMA Sensei

Michael_Corleone Avatar
6





 
 
 


 
 
Posts:1,225
Career:1,494-794
Joined:Apr 2011
Camp: Dark Horse
Chips:
272

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   

Bubbles

Come at me bro

Bubbles Avatar
5




 
 
 


 
 
Posts:9,368
Career:1,153-681
Joined:Oct 2009
Chips:
1,463

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?


_______________________________________
The best cure for insomnia is a lot of sex. Even if it doesn't end up putting you to sleep, you don't mind so much

Men be careful, female sexual predators are using a date rape drug called a Blowjob to trap men into scams called relationships.

Post #14   11/14/13 4:30:30PM   

postman

Heavyweight Champ

postman Avatar
2

 
 
 


 
 
Posts:6,779
Career:746-420
Joined:Jun 2007
Chips:
1,152

Posted by Michael_Corleone


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.



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