is anthony pettis past his prime?

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  1. muaytao

    muaytao Brown Belt

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    i remember when pettis won the belt he said hes wasnt even in his prime yet....and then RDA came along. so what do you guys think? hes only 31.
     
  2. jeff7b9

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    It's all about his dance partner.

    As long as he isn't facing a pressure wrestler he might be in his prime.
     
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    Looked like it over the past few fights, up until he ran Chiexcuses over
     
  4. brainwash

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    He's not past his prime. He's simply not that good.
     
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  5. LLD2008

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    Nah he was over hyped
     
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    Arm Barbarian Steel Belt Platinum Member

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    lol

    WEC and UFC champ = "Simply not that good."

    Never change, Sherdog.
     
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    He'll be fine once he gets his old barber back
     
  8. brainwash

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    If he's that good, why does he keep losing?
     
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    Arm Barbarian Steel Belt Platinum Member

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    If he's that bad, why did he keep winning belts?
     
  10. IDGETKTFO

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    He might be. All i know is my Boxes of Pettis Wheaties are way past their prime.
     
  11. JT RIPPER

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    He said he’s back to his previous style and ways of training, so I’d like to actually see what happens in his next 1-2 fights before making that judgement
     
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    did = past tense
    how many belts has he sniffed lately
     
  13. Paolo Delutis

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    Because MMA is hard and he competes in the division filled with the most sharks lol...everyone loses at some point its part of the game..you sound like a douche who doesnt train...

    Pettis could easily make another title run at 155 hes only 31 ...solid win agaisnt chiesa just needs to stay confident
     
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    I don’t think he’s past his prime. I think fighters have caught up and are game planning better.
     
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    In other words, he's not that good.
     
  16. Arm Barbarian

    Arm Barbarian Steel Belt Platinum Member

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    That's not the point.

    You said, and I quote,

    "He's not that good."

    Obviously he is no slouch, to win TWO titles.
     
  17. Paolo Delutis

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    Lmao..are u a benson henderson fan by chance...or maybe gilbert melendes?..

    You sound SOUR
     
  18. brainwash

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    TS asked if Pettis is in his prime. He is, he's only 31. I point out he's not that good, and hence he doesn't have the title.

    What do you want from me?
     
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    No....he just needs to train with a true master(baiter).

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    Absolutely nothing.

    Just pointing out how full of it you are. lol
     

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