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Old 11-22-2012, 10:53 AM   #11
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Juicing for a title fight should be considered a crime. Think about it. Lets say Anderson makes $500k as his standard salary and $2 million from a PPV percentage because he is the champ. If Chael knowingly uses steroids he is trying to cheat Anderson out of future $2 million paydays. It should be a crime like any other grand theft.
Sonnen never took steroids, but good calculated bashing there.

Hermes Franca tested positive after a title fight.....his reason was he was injured but had to get the payday. Personally the way the UFC gives out random title shots I don't blame him one bit for doing it.

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Old 11-22-2012, 11:09 AM   #12
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Sonnen never took steroids, but good calculated bashing there.
Testosterone = steroid.

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Old 11-22-2012, 11:11 AM   #13
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Sonnen never took steroids, but good calculated bashing there.
What planet are you living on? Is it nice there?

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Listen, for most of these guys who juice, they know they can get away with it. It's a calculated gamble, because you know exactly how long you'll be suspended for afterwards. This is likely the challenger's highest payday. If he happens to win - even with a suspension - there will be a rematch, and another huge payday. Why the hell not?
Name a title bout where the winner got caught using PEDs. I'm pretty sure that anybody who wins and tests positive will get a much bigger smack from the UFC than a contender who loses his title shot. A PED champion is a huge embarrassment.

I don't anybody has actually got busted and come back for an immediate title shot. Even Sonnen had to fight Stann first. Overeem is not going a shot (unless Cain/JDS gets injured).

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In any area with competition, and high stakes everyone is looking for every edge they can get, and in many cases get away with.

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