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Dillashaw = BW Frankie Edgar

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  1. Koro_11 Gold Belt

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    Basically a good wrestler with a high work rate, good cardio and a ton of movement.
     
  2. Calboy Banned Banned

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    ummmmm....no

    Dillashaw has WAY more power..that's the big difference
     
  3. YoungBoyd World class chess player

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    They are the same size. Frankie Edgar is the bw Frankie Edgar.
     
  4. J Danger Armed with a Mind

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    Nobody is Frankie Edgar except Frankie Edgar
     
  5. MitMcl Black Belt

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    Not really.

    Dillashaw has more power and actually tries to finish fights.
     
  6. MayhemMonkey Is it just me, or is it getting crazier out there?

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    its a bit insulting to label TJ a certain kind of fighter after a breakout performance like that(thats no disrespect to Frankie either). TJ is his own fighter, same with Frankie.
     
  7. trane Red Belt

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    This. They're just different fighters. Using movement doesn't make them the same
     
  8. Talent <img src="http://i.imgur.com/NwpFvrR.gif"> Platinum Member

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    I find Dillishaw far more entertaining.
     
  9. zokce Text Belt

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    So... I can't be Frankie Edgar? :icon_cry2
     
  10. theanticool Brown Belt

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    Besides the fact that they move a lot, I don't really see it.
     
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    TJ was winning every round but still went for the finish and got it, frankie would've coasted if he was up in rounds.
     
  12. MMAlover123 Orange Belt

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    They are similar in some respects however Dillashaw tries to finish fights .... he ain't a point fighter like Edgar, GSP, Bendo etc
     
  13. MGS Her name is Dakota Skye

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    Maybe Frankie Edgard
     
  14. CoffeeAndBeer OG from 1993

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    Not a bad comparison.

    Those hands, the movement, with the wrestling in their back pocket.
     
  15. Khabib Khanate Hashashiyan Staff Member Senior Moderator

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    I was actually thinking of the similarities between Barao vs TJ and BJ vs Frankie. In both cases people were looking past the challengers but they both came out confident and used their movement to win. TJ won much more convincingly though.

    Its a pretty tenuous connection but I see what you mean TS.
     
  16. aker2703 Banned Banned

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    TS....yeah, NO.


    that is all.
     
  17. aker2703 Banned Banned

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    well seeing how the first fight between Frankie and BJ was a joke decision by the judges...i would disagree.

    and TJ looked more like Dominick Cruz than Frankie.
     
  18. H0nkey K0ng Blue Belt

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    nawww. Dillashaw is his own fighter
     
  19. BringOnTheDubs Yellow Belt

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    this
    Frankie Edgar is a BW who fights at FW and was once the LW champ
     
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