Ngannou is really taking Stipe lightly

Discussion in 'UFC Discussion' started by CalvilloRay, Jan 8, 2018.

  1. BigMuffler

    BigMuffler Loli is love loli is life!

    Joined:
    Mar 24, 2012
    Messages:
    27,204
    Likes Received:
    19,603
    "That Naga guy" and "Younggaychick".
     
    ScoopSubMMA likes this.
  2. Locooo

    Locooo Banned Banned

    Joined:
    Apr 25, 2014
    Messages:
    2,536
    Likes Received:
    1,435
    You're right.
    And he seems like a POS too
     
  3. MaxMMA

    MaxMMA Green Belt

    Joined:
    Dec 12, 2016
    Messages:
    1,270
    Likes Received:
    1,234
    Nagannou's wrestling is going to be exposed sooner or later. He can't wrestle and I highly doubt his wrestling is getting much improvement working in france.

    If I was stipes coach I would be pressuring him to take a offensive wrestling approach to this fight, but everyone wants to just stand and bang these days so im expecting Nagannou to knock stipe down.
     
    cakemuncher likes this.
  4. Roukas

    Roukas Purple Belt

    Joined:
    Aug 24, 2013
    Messages:
    2,033
    Likes Received:
    1,526
    Ngannou way better then rumble more technical doesn't quit
     
  5. DarkneT

    DarkneT Big dick belt Platinum Member

    Joined:
    Mar 3, 2009
    Messages:
    12,709
    Likes Received:
    17,353
    Location:
    Lancashire England
    Stipe will bring him back to earth

    Smush him into the cage
    Get those big muscles working
    Tire him
    Get that takedown and break him

    Keep believing you're own hype Francis

    You knocked out Reem and Andrei ..
    Whooooooopeee
     
  6. djason1988

    djason1988 Brown Belt

    Joined:
    Jul 29, 2010
    Messages:
    2,560
    Likes Received:
    1,351
    OR, like most hype trains, it gets derailed badly. I don't know that it does or not, but Jones meteoric rise was the exception, not the rule, and he demonstrated a full and complete skillset on the way. Ngannou is a power puncher who's best wins are two guys with no chin between them. They're good fighters for sure, but conventional wisdom said that if a Ngannou punch whiffed them, they'd go down. We haven't seen him tested by anybody actually durable or with skilled grappling.
     
    FlowchartRog likes this.
  7. Furious77

    Furious77 Tell dat bitch to be cool.

    Joined:
    Feb 2, 2013
    Messages:
    4,503
    Likes Received:
    3,108
    Location:
    Cali
    Well I never said he could beat Cain, I don't even know if he could beat Stipe. I just said it can take you a long way, which is why he's fighting for the title. Also as much as I love Cain, I would be hesitant to even let him sniff a title shot. He can't be trusted to show up.
     
  8. VitorReem

    VitorReem Geralt of Rivia

    Joined:
    Jan 11, 2016
    Messages:
    5,382
    Likes Received:
    6,202
    Nobody can stop Ngannou.
     
    cakemuncher likes this.
  9. JohnMandick

    JohnMandick Interim Saku belt

    Joined:
    Jul 31, 2003
    Messages:
    6,331
    Likes Received:
    4,327
    Location:
    Smoking out back with Sak.
    Worst case scenario, Stipe gets a BRAND NEW CAR!
     
  10. That209

    That209 Lord High Executioner

    Joined:
    Jun 20, 2012
    Messages:
    18,327
    Likes Received:
    6,222
    Location:
    Dan Quinn's house learning hands of steel
    Yeah, that's the shitty thing about Cain. The guy is so good but can't stop getting hurt. It's very unfortunate because skillwise.. based on his performances and such, I consider him one of the best HW's ever.
     
  11. VVarhead

    VVarhead Bullet Belt

    Joined:
    Feb 3, 2014
    Messages:
    9,073
    Likes Received:
    20,440
    Location:
    Austria
    brilliant first post.
    Didn't see this gif for quite some time
     
  12. yougetKTFO

    yougetKTFO Black Belt

    Joined:
    Nov 19, 2007
    Messages:
    6,895
    Likes Received:
    446
    JDS rode that wave but eventually someone finds a hole.
     
    g*r*b likes this.
  13. Shaddows

    Shaddows Gold Belt

    Joined:
    May 30, 2011
    Messages:
    22,763
    Likes Received:
    13,720
    Let him.
    he will learn the hard way not to do that.

    But then again, it can be simply mind games, or his confidence in himself showing up.... which is the same one Stipe has...
     
  14. Sid Arthur

    Sid Arthur Purple Belt

    Joined:
    Jun 3, 2014
    Messages:
    1,602
    Likes Received:
    816
    Sure dawg. Heh heh.
     
  15. Mattitude V1

    Mattitude V1 WAR CONDIT

    Joined:
    Sep 7, 2008
    Messages:
    14,085
    Likes Received:
    1,852
    cakemuncher likes this.
  16. Khabib Fan

    Khabib Fan 30-24, 30-25, 30-25

    Joined:
    Jun 9, 2014
    Messages:
    6,976
    Likes Received:
    4,883
    Location:
    SoCal
    He bought his own hype.

    Someone is going to come along and out wit him.
     
  17. MescalineDreams

    MescalineDreams Silver Belt

    Joined:
    Nov 9, 2016
    Messages:
    10,151
    Likes Received:
    14,027
    Stipe better be shooting for his life. It's his only chance In this fight.

    Never been Impressed with his boxing.
     
  18. MXZT

    MXZT Purple Belt Platinum Member

    Joined:
    Jun 28, 2010
    Messages:
    1,811
    Likes Received:
    2,550
    Great quote from a super legend.
     
  19. Franklin U.

    Franklin U. Silver Belt

    Joined:
    Sep 15, 2008
    Messages:
    13,130
    Likes Received:
    4,323
    Location:
    Unknown
    I'm rooting for Stipe but even though he has evolved a great deal over the past couple of years, Francis believes its not enough. You got to respect that cause he's keeping it real.If he should ko/tko Stipe and does it early-- the UFC has something special....and I'm talking " Mike Tyson " special.

    Just think about this.Ngannou stiffs Stipe and they grant Miocic immediate rematch but he suffers injury in training and Travis Browne waves his hand cause he's only human being willing to step up in minimal time before fight .....
    Fast forward to fight night and they show Travis come to cage and he's obviously shook as he's sweating an ocean and Ronda is putting xanax bars in his water as he looks like he wants out.

    Ok- this is the marketing dollars that the UFC is willing to risk every time Ngannou defends his title as baddest man on planet. The Mike Tyson effect as they have contenders " Frank Bruno" themselves to the cage.

    Flip side of the coin, Stipe is on a K.O streak of his own and what if MIocic connects on the button of Ngannou and Francis is out cold on cage floor???

    This is what we call a " win win" for the UFC and their probably rooting for Ngannou cause of the way he's been dispatching his unfortunate opponent.
     
  20. ramair455

    ramair455 Green Belt

    Joined:
    Nov 14, 2016
    Messages:
    1,105
    Likes Received:
    1,776
    [​IMG]
     
    FlowchartRog and cakemuncher like this.

Share This Page