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Glory signs Mike Tyson to become analyst

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  1. DastardlyMass Brown Belt

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    Glory has apparently signed tyson to be an analyst at the upcoming glory 19 card. He is also on a commercial for the event that will play on spike tv.
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  2. Kanka Black Belt

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    The only fight that interests me in that card is ristie vs moxon to be honest
     
  3. bunse White Belt

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    Good to see Glory got it
     
  4. TheBrownRanger Brown Belt

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    Glory kickbokthing analytht
     
  5. ConradMcgilcuty Purple Belt

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    Well, he does have good insight. "Box a brawler, Brawl a boxer.'
     
  6. jj manchester Internets. Serious Business.

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    i thee what you did there

     
  7. Crimson Glory Go Pack Go!

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    Is he taking over for Duke? o_O
     
  8. DastardlyMass Brown Belt

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    Hopefully it leads to some decent press and and more viewers because they need it

    odd choice when you refuse to sign someone like badr based on criminal history and hire the one guy who puts badr crimes inside and out of the ring to shame.
     
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    For a company complaining about keeping a tight budget I'm not seeing the logic logic in paying a washed up convicted rapist to be an analyst. Would think that money would be useful in signing fighters without a contract ie saki,spong,Ghita,valtellini etc
     
  10. DastardlyMass Brown Belt

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    there is no way they are paying him that kind of money
     
  11. Snubnoze707 High Level

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    Tyson has actually calmed down a bit over the last few years and has become a pretty cool guy. His appearances on Opie & Anthony are hilarious. He's way more likable than Badr...

    I don't have a problem with this move it just seems kind of cheesy.
     
  12. Aikidoka Chief Troublemaker Double Yellow Card

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    Very cheesy, the ear biting thing too :D
     
  13. jj manchester Internets. Serious Business.

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    i thought marketing and business were your specialist subjects?

    saki and spong are upwards of $200k per fight. 3 fight deal, thats what, a $1.2m commitment?

    judging by what i have read in his autobiography, which i have just finished (and which is excellent, recommended) i very much doubt Tyson is costing a fraction of a single Spong fight

    is valtellini out of contract? he was tweeting about title defenses the other day so thats news to me. He's also tweeting at the UFC a lot though, about Cm Punk mostly.
     
  14. jj manchester Internets. Serious Business.

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    his tour thing is supposed to be really funny, he was in manchester recently but i missed it

    actually as i am typing this i literally just remembered, didnt he do a show for spike tv last year? im sure ive got it on my downloads. Maybe this is a spike tv thing
     
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  17. MC Paul Barman Gold Belt Platinum Member

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    Dis, mon... dis.
     
  18. bunse White Belt

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    Not even true in the slightest. JJ dont start pulling facts out of your ass, it kills journalistic careers.
     
  19. Yodsanan K'FESTA.1

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    then how much they get?
     
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    Tyson would be way better than King Mo, but I'd rather see him as a boxing commentator
     

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