Anderson Silva Landed Only 13 Strikes in his Fight Against Forrest Griffin

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  1. Gabe Saturdays are for the Boys

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    And only 8 of those were standing yet he knocked Forrest down three times. And this was when Anderson went up in weight against a man who was fresh off a title loss. Incredible performance.

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  2. SwiftHennessy Blue Belt

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  3. dmwalking Sapateiro Belt

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    A bum who beat Rampage and Shogun. ;)
     
  4. Kung Fu Kowboy The Fight Doctor Staff Member Senior Moderator

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    Yeah... but he was in the Matrix.
     
  5. HNIC215 Semper Fidelis...

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    Not taking anything away from Anderson but Forrest Griffin was not a top caliber opponent.

    That ass whooping was inevitable!
     
  6. IndyCovaHart Steel Belt

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    He was “tailor made” for him.

    Said every GSP fan trying to discredit anything Anderson accomplished against larger opponents across weight classes.
     
  7. Medical Marijuana Man Buddah Buddah Buddah Banned

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    Forrest was champ the fight prior o_O
     
  8. Gabe Saturdays are for the Boys

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    He beat Rampage and finished Shogun though.
     
  9. ramair455 Purple Belt

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    Dick pills made him do it
     
  10. HNIC215 Semper Fidelis...

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    Yea where he lost the belt to Rashad Evans... lol
     
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    Great performance an all but Forrest should not really have been allowed to fight that night.

    Guy was having mental problems at the time.
     
  12. Phillyz Brown Belt

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    Forrest was on Xanax and in a blacked out state during that fight
     
  13. HNIC215 Semper Fidelis...

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    I understand, I didn’t say Forrest sucks.

    I simply said the truth, he’s not on Anderson’s level.
     
  14. Medical Marijuana Man Buddah Buddah Buddah Banned

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    Rashad was legit at the time
     
  15. basedgodfedor Black Belt

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    Imagine fighting on Xanax lol.
     
  16. HNIC215 Semper Fidelis...

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    I know, that’s why he knocked Forrest out.
     
  17. fractal 93andbeyond.com

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    2018 join date. Makes sense. You might wanna watch some fights first.
     
  18. ramair455 Purple Belt

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    I got my ass kicked while on Xanax years ago. Got body slammed on a hood of a Vette.
     
  19. Idonotbelieveit winning

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    Perfect handpicked fight for him after the disaster at UFC 97
     
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    He was legit, but he was a disrespectful prick when he fought Forrest.
     

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