Calling it now, Al Iaquinta...

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  1. Egészségére!

    Egészségére! Purple Belt

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    will replace Dana as the next president of the UFC

    consider:
    - he'd be an ex top-10 ufc fighter which earns you respect you can't buy
    - NY real estate agent = he's professional and knows how to sell/close deals
    - college degree
    - outspoken, assertive, confident personality - not unlike Dana
    - project spearhead board member = he's an organizer who knows fighter issues better than anyone

    Dana's had an great run and deserves a lot of credit for what he built, but it's obvious he's about done. Al even said Dana's days are numbered and who better than the Brooklyn Gangster to take the reins

    "I've got to keep fighting inside the cage and out. The UFC needs a person like me, because I love this sport " -Iaquinta, ESPN

    get ready for the UFC era under the leadership of Ragin' Al

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  2. Sansnom

    Sansnom Silver Belt

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    Njmma209 Double Yellow Card Double Yellow Card

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    If Dana’s unprofessional goofball ass lasted this long, Raging Al could definitely do it next.
     
  4. WildBoyDan

    WildBoyDan We are here for a good time not a long time.

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    Calling it now Al laqinta... is gonna get released from his ufc contract.
     
  5. Buff

    Buff Trash Belt Degenerate

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    Calling it now... Al Iaquinta will spend at least 6 months in jail before he hits 40.
     
  6. 2sk

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    lord chael would dismiss these claims on the spot

    really if anybody could replace dana the closest bullshit and hype machine around is chael plus hes consistent
     
  7. loisestrad

    loisestrad Gold Belt Platinum Member

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    The sky is the limit for Al. If I were Trump, I would be worried for running for president against this guy.
     
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  8. boxingskills

    boxingskills Training to break world records.

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    NandoMoura Blue Belt

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    Platinum would be a better president
     
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  10. Reach4theSky

    Reach4theSky Playin' a riddim

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    I'm in, Al for President!

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  11. KYS

    KYS Silver Belt Banned

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    Definitely. Better than the best.
     
  12. Dogo1

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    To damn angry' just imagine Al negotiating a tv deal, total joke.
     
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    loisestrad Gold Belt Platinum Member

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    Well, he's a real estate agent. I bet he's got some negotiation skills. I doubt he's angry all the time - "BUY THIS HOUSE, YOU FUCK!" would probably not be working.
     
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    I remember a long time ago when Chael was rumored to replace Dana. I'd be happy with that or Al, I really just hope it's a fighter.
     
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    You don't know many real estate agents
     
  16. in the liver

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    lol thats a funny comparison


    whenever i listen to interviews though he's very um...he ahhh










    he just kinda trails off a lot and is very unarticulate
     
  17. in the liver

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    i dont think dana does any of that shit, he's just a mouthpiece. ever notice how at press conferences "he doesnt matchmake on the night of the fight"? he doesnt match make, EVER. they have guys just for that job. what is his job? he just gets on a mic and talks shit. dana is fake news
     
  18. WeazyFBaby

    WeazyFBaby Orange Belt

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    Calling it now, Iaquinta will be the head of a failed attempt at a fighters union.

    I respect the effort tho.

    The Drama is more interesting than a lot of the fights the UFC puts on these days so that's something.
     
  19. Dogo1

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    Selling a house & negotiating a billion + $$$$ with espn have about as much in common as a potato & a chainsaw. I agree with your point that Al wouldn't start off raging but I don't have any confidence he could maintain a non raging attitude throughout the process.
     
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  20. GBJohn

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    The fact he is involved with Project Spearhead pretty much guarantees the UFC would never hire him in any capacity other than fighter, in my opinion. They are dead set against any sort of fighters' union.
     
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