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Dana White at Press Conference on Jon Jones: Probably the best EVER.

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  1. Happy Thoughts Banned Banned

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    says it after someone asked if Jon Jones achievements are more stellar than Anderson Silva. Do you agree?
     
  2. melvinj0 Gold Belt

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    Give it 10-15 years and people will be saying he never really beat anyone who was that good.
     
  3. Happy Thoughts Banned Banned

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    Wow, why would people say that?
     
  4. Judo Thai Boxer <img src="http://www.mediafire.com/download/kjmldl

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    Thought it was hilarious they didn't even mention Fedor, the real goat.
     
  5. estranged Black Belt

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    does not need 10 yrs. it is true now
     
  6. Yolandabecool** Brown Belt

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    He didn't say that. He said if he keeps doing what he is doing it will be hard not to call him the greatest. I.E: He's not there yet.
     
  7. PaulRFC53 Purple Belt

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    He said if he continues winning/breaking records he will probably be the greatest ever.
     
  8. Happy Thoughts Banned Banned

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    Which brings up an interesting point, how many more people does he have to defeat for people to accept reality?
     
  9. Meathead Jock WAR ASKREN

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    Barao will still be the P4P though ha.
     
  10. Meathead Jock WAR ASKREN

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    For me the DC win gave him the top spot, but a more decisive win over Gus in a rematch and it'd take away any doubt I have about making the claim.

    Aldo still has a pretty legit claim at it, especially if he goes through with a superfight vs Pettis and beats him.
     
  11. Freddy Mercury Banned Banned

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    Nope! The first GOAT but then Jon Jones came after and replaced him.
     
  12. Happy Thoughts Banned Banned

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    Agree, a definitive win over GUS and I do not see how people could deny his greatness.
     
  13. 8KresniK8 Double Yellow Card Double Yellow Card

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    With a win over DC he is getting there, i belive if he can convincingly defeat Gus/Johnson winner he is the GOAT period. No disrespect to Conor of course.
     
  14. afroki Banned Banned

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    hahaha after that pathetic showing against Gagnon? horrible footwork. Weight cut is killing me him literally and when he moves up to 45 Frankie edgar and conor will give him mad problems.
     
  15. Project 86 Silver Belt

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    jose aldo is only man who can match jones in p4p as of now imo

    25-1,18 fight win streak,9 title defenses
     
  16. Carl25 Black Belt

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    Lose a couple times
    Look at how Shogun, Fedor, Anderson are disrespected on this forum
     
  17. Happy Thoughts Banned Banned

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    Well that is messed up in my opinion.
     
  18. deviake Literally, figuratively, & ironically

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    Hang around awhile, you'll see. :wink:
     
  19. Pangi Green Belt

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    Haha wait if Silva ko's Diaz Silva will be regarded as THE BEST EVER by dana. Then when Rousey wins next she will be THE BEST EVER . When pettis wins next he will be THE BEST EVER. Point here being Dana is a promoter who ever is the headliner will be regarded as the best ever by Dana . His words hold no truth nor value to them.
     
  20. bangard Crom laughs at your four winds.

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    Match?

    Aldo has a better resume than Jones. He fought more skilled fighters in a skilled division.

    The Nr.1 P4P spot belongs to Aldo for now.
     

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