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Old 08-26-2014, 12:02 PM   #81
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Eddie's got a massive heart. But his jaw is the weak link here. He will tag Cowboy, and vice versa. But Cowboy will be able to withstand the shots while the return fire will wobble Eddie once or twice. And Cowboy is quick to go for a sub rather than a tko, like against Barboza.

I hope Eddie wins though.
Even though Eddie gets dropped a lot, he always seems to come back and make a war out of it, eventually winning most of the time.

I'm not so sure about cowboy. not that he can't take a punch but if he gets dropped I'm not so sure he'll just get up and keep battling the way Eddie does.

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Old 08-26-2014, 12:40 PM   #82
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Old 08-28-2014, 10:56 AM   #83
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The first time I watched it I thought Cerrone should have won the Henderson fight the second time I thought Henderson did enough and they made the right call.

Cerrone didn't get screwed in the Varner fight, he lost by illegally kneeing Varner in the face which detached his retina so they went to the score cards and Varner was up on every score card.
Maybe I should clarify that statement, it was a little broad.

I, personally, think that the rule is bullshit. He was standing up, and then instantly went straight down and was caught. It was completely unintentional.

Also, it was a split decision, and even, Varner looked like he thought he should've lost.

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Old 08-28-2014, 11:11 AM   #84
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Chris Riceman??? get it??? hue hue?

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Old 08-28-2014, 11:14 AM   #85
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Old 08-28-2014, 11:26 AM   #86
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Rice... took me a sec to get passed thinking Cerrone was injured and Eddie was fighting someone I have never heard of... then I lol'd

Well played TS

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Old 09-28-2014, 01:45 AM   #87
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Thanks for confirming you haven't watched a single Cerrone or Alvarez fight..

Cerrone has ZERO foot work. He stands Straight up and relies on reach, no head movement either. Eddie has by far the best foot work in MMA. I can't believe i just read Donald Cerrone has better foot work than Eddie. That like isn't even an opinion.
Man, Eddie showed the best footwork in MMA when he was switching stances to protect his lead leg from taking a bigger beating after Cerrone beat him to the angles and battered him with leg kicks and knees inside the clinch.

Eddie had nothing except for one flurry that Cerrone stood upright through and shook off and better boxing in this fight.

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