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Discussion in 'General MMA Forum' started by Cat--Smasher, Jan 3, 2018.

  1. AnchorPunch

    AnchorPunch Well-Known Member Site Donor

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    Ah, sorry about that. I think we mostly agree too- I thought you were linking those for me to read :) .
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  2. Cat--Smasher

    Cat--Smasher Putting the stamp on kids Staff Member

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    You can say that again.

    Nick and Nate are pretty much celebs in the current UFC.

    A few stars on the rise with Rose, Ngannou, Cyborg, Khabib, Tony but still no where near what the UFC previously had with GSP, Brock, Conor, Ronda.
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  3. TriangleSmoke

    TriangleSmoke Motherfucker of the Century Site Donor

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    I think Khabib can be a legit worldwide superstar if the UFC would get behind him a little bit.
     
  4. Cat--Smasher

    Cat--Smasher Putting the stamp on kids Staff Member

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    Fixed.
     
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  5. disposableassassin

    disposableassassin A bucket of fuck it Site Donor

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    Fuck yea


    I posted that because at the time I read it I had just read his bullshit quotes about Jones. I was thinking, "this guy needs to not speak." He seems so scummy. I'm a hater for sure. Dana is douche but this guy is evil.
     
  6. TriangleSmoke

    TriangleSmoke Motherfucker of the Century Site Donor

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    I prefer gentlemen's agreements when it comes to PED use. I do find USADA to be a bit excessive.
     
  7. disposableassassin

    disposableassassin A bucket of fuck it Site Donor

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    It's whatever with PEDs to me. I just want to know what I'm watching and both fighters need to know what they are up against. However, if the UFC created an agreement with a drug testing agency and approved the procedures and banned substance lists with a signed contract, then they should STFU when every fighter fails for everything. They hired these assclowns to do this.
     
  8. Kano

    Kano My New Challenge Site Donor

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    Yes, but there is probably 10 or 12 fighters that would be top 5 draws.
     
  9. Cat--Smasher

    Cat--Smasher Putting the stamp on kids Staff Member

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    10-12 UFC fighters are the top 5 draws?

    That's a lot of draws with a lot of ties.
     
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  10. Qball1974

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  11. thumper

    thumper Picogrammy Staff Member

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    There are plenty of people the UFC could get behind and promote. it depends on who they want to promote.
     
  12. Noise

    Noise Ruido

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    Wow, look at the sport completely exist with or without a crybaby who hasn't won since 2011.
     
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  13. thumper

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    i find it ridiculously excessive and frankly completely unnecessary. i remember back then saying that the UFC should stay completely out of the testing shit because it put the onus on them when someone fails.

    I think it was a huge mistake to do it.

    there is no reason to test fighters out of competition.
     
  14. TriangleSmoke

    TriangleSmoke Motherfucker of the Century Site Donor

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    Well, clearly one reason to test fighters out of competition is to catch fighters cheating when there's no fight camp, but I get your point.
     
  15. Tapout

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    Back when TUF was fun
     
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  16. sourdough

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    Conor, Rousey, GSP, Nate and Jones would out draw him
     
  17. thumper

    thumper Picogrammy Staff Member

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    yeah i'm way over simplifying it, but you get the idea
     
  18. Miz

    Miz mortality, ka, and the Tower

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    Is Cyborg in the discussion? She just headlined the end of the year card.
     
  19. Cat--Smasher

    Cat--Smasher Putting the stamp on kids Staff Member

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    Conor, Rousey, GSP and Jones are all inactive fighters.
     
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  20. McGregor’s Anal Gouging Administrator

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    I think we'd all love to see what Nate could draw as a headliner without Conor. But I dont think that will ever happen.
     
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