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Conor now holds all the cards.

Discussion in 'UFC Discussion' started by Der Eisbär, Dec 31, 2016.

  1. Der Eisbär Banned Banned

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    Biggest UFC draws:
    GSP, gone.
    Ronda, gone.
    Liddel, gone.
    Chael, gone.
    Lesnar, gone.
    Anderson, on his way out. Numerous losses, almost done.

    Conor now holds all the cards. If he walks away from the UFC they will be looking at hundreds of millions in losses per year. Seems like he's now perfectly positioned to get his demands. 50 million and a %. Looks like the new owners will now be forced to come talk to him.

    Hate all you want but this is the reality. The UFC's revenue is mostly tied up in Conor. Time to pay the man his worth
     
  2. No Mas McGee Banned Banned

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    Conor...gone roonin
     
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  3. ditchbankbandit Zia for life, Apache forever

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    He ain't gonna do fookin nothin.
     
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    You never hold card against your employers buddeh. Everyone is replaceable.
     
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  5. Ham Socks Professional Fighter

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    If anything, he has even less clout. He's been stripped of one title and is trying to cherry pick who he wants to defend his one title against.
     
  6. Aerose91 Brown Belt

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    I kind of agree. All of the stars happened to align for him- as he was coming up everyone else was dropping off and his ego knows it. Hopefully Jones can make a triumphant return and it seems like they are going to really push Cody. We'll see
     
  7. Der Eisbär Banned Banned

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    Conor fights anyone you dope. He ain't cherry picking shit you just have to make stuff up to validate your hatred
     
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  8. Ham Socks Professional Fighter

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    Lol. You just made a thread saying he holds all the cards, and I'm the one being unreasonable?
     
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    Jones isnt a big draw tho. His last fight did 322k. Only Ronda and Brock came somewhat close to Conor
     
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    Time to make woodley vs Conor.


    Winner defends against Nick.
     
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    Maybe if you work at Walmart... Some people can't be replaced.
     
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  14. Savagewolf Orange Belt

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    No he doesn't. There is always another fighter to take the reigns. If Conor quit today, there would be another fighter promoted by the company tomorrow more than eager to become the face of the UFC.
     
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    Just until his next fight. Whether it's Woodley, or Khabib, especially. They already stripped him of his first belt lol.
     
  16. OverCoronavirus Pressure Mayberry = War Room, WR = OT. Shit. Banned

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    He's a gimmick with one punch.
    Defend a title when he comes back from his pregnancy, he must
     
  17. paynebringer Titanium Ape Planet Belt... Always Defend ♠♠♠

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    You're a joker guess you haven't noticed all the new fresh talent coming up, and the fact that your boys Best before date is coming up. Best before he actually as to defend a title and show the world he's far better at chasing Championships than keeping them. Even a blind man can see that Conor is no long term Champ if he can't pick his opponents.
     
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    Maybe, but it only lasts as long as he keeps winning.
     
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    Conor will make either of them look like novices standing.

    Ahahahahaha. A gimmick with one punch knocking out world class fighters left and right. How can you still be so in denial after every thing he has done? He's an amazing fighter.
    Orly so anyone can just come along and be as big as Conor? Then hasn't it happened before Conor was around or since he's been here? Weird right?
     
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    I don't think anyone's questioning his skill standing so much as his ability to keep it standing. And against guys like Woodley and Khabib, that's not a given.
     

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