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Old 07-18-2014, 01:42 AM   #11
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Old 07-18-2014, 01:46 AM   #12

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Apparently twice...he's 0-2

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Old 07-18-2014, 01:46 AM   #13
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Originally Posted by odog View Post
I don't know much about him either. Don't remember either of his fights. He sure gets mentioned a lot for some reason.
Pretty sure it's the way he behaves for the camera and in interviews. He's a lot like Chael in that regard.

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Old 07-18-2014, 01:48 AM   #14

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He's about as tested as Matt Brown... which means he beats the unranked guys impressively. But it's easy to look good against a guy who's not in the top 15...

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Old 07-18-2014, 01:50 AM   #15
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If he destroys brandao in first round, then yes he's going to become GOAT.

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Old 07-18-2014, 01:52 AM   #16

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Originally Posted by yookfarb View Post
Holloway is a legit fighter, he essentially fought Bermudez to a coin flip decision.
No he is not legit he lost to porier. Maybe in a few years since he is still Young
Mendes, aldo, KZ, swanson are legit. Not hollaway whos gonna have to haulaway. Connor will be legit if he beats a top ten top five minimum. Imo

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Old 07-18-2014, 02:21 AM   #17

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He def beat Hollaway and Brimage, but we need to see his complete ground game. His striking looks great, but he has not yet faced an equal striker in the UFC yet. He was subbed in regional competition twice in aless than a minute each, we haven't seen him against the top fighters yet. Personally after he dispatches Brandao, I'd love to see him vs. Frankie Edgar. That would be fast racking his carrer, but that fight would tell us all we need to know about his ceiling.
Frankie would annihilate him, sherdoggers everywher would deny it.

Give him Hacran Dias. Dude looked like the real deal verse Lamas.

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Old 07-18-2014, 02:29 AM   #18

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Beating Holloway with a torn acl is impressive but he still has a lot to prove.

Beating Brandao in a spectacular way is a good start to proving that he's is as good as he says he is, but until he beats the likes of KZ, Poirier, Mendes, Edgar etc there will always be questions on how good he really is and if he justifies the hype hes made for himself.

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