Stand up only Floyd vs Conor in UFC cage

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  1. Typrune Goatley

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    If Conor lost, would he still claim "it wasn't a real fight?"
     
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    God I hope you're joking
     
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    LockardTheGOAT Sherdog's Intellectual Savior

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    Conor would beat him easily. It is stupid to even argue, even dumber than the idea of him beating Floyd in a boxing match, really.

    Remember that uppercut he landed in the first round on little Floyd's head? Yeah, imagine taking that baby in 4 oz gloves. That overhand right Conor threw after probably also lands in smaller gloves, too. McGregor would probably then quickly take Mayweather to the mat and submit him, or he'd take a small step to the side and kick him right in his cranium. Fight's over just like that, folks.
     
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    If Conor “carries” Floyd all u would hear around here is how Conor was actually losing to a boxer in a mma bout. That’s the double standard.
     
  6. The Schmoop

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    Conor would literally kick the shit out of him. A few body kicks and thete would be stool in shorts. Shit kicked out. I would like to see Aldo vs Floyd in hopes it would look exactly like Aldo Faber
     
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    Pretty sure Floyd can find a plan to counter that. Floyd is a master tactician and is faster and more agile. Also the boxing is so much in Floyds favor.
     
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  9. surgeyou1

    surgeyou1 Welcome to the Machida Era...Part Deux

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    Yeah kicking range is not boxing range bubs
     
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  10. Herwald

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    True. But, as much we love to think Conor fights for Sherdog's honor/oppinion, I think he'd do it for dat extra $100 mill and carry Floyd till an UD, if needed.
     
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    There are many times when a non kicker beat a kicker. Look at Johnson vs Barbosa and Johnson aint no Floyd.
     
  12. Frankie Baby!

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    Think about it, if Floyd can some how defend the kicks, and use his speed, and head movement, he can tee off on Conor especially since Conor's stamina is shit.
     
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    mma-glove-uppercut KO's floyd in the 1st
     
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    Very easy win for Conor

    Anyone saying otherwise is a fool.
     
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  15. surgeyou1

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    Yeah but Johnson has been training against kickers for years

    If you didn't know he's an MMA fighter.
     
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    Floyd would lose to MM in a kickboxing match too, it's not impressive and who gives a fuck?
     
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    Conor should win unless Floyd could develop a decent kick defense game then sure it could be interesting. Floyd still has a massive speed, striking, footwork, and cardio advantage.

    Too many what ifs to be 100% about anything.
     
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    WalterSobchak You're a bunch of fucking amateurs.

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    Mayweather would get fucking smoked.
     
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    Johnson trains kicks tho
     
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    And Like I said Floyd is a master Tactician. He's fight IQ is far beyond many fighter. If he were to set a strategy I am sure he would be able to pressure Connor into a boxing match. Im not saying Floyd would win but you guys think Floyd wouldnt be able to counter a kick..
     

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