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If you do business with EA, you won't be in the UFC

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  1. The Best Around Orange Belt

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    About five years ago, Dana said that if you were in the EA MMA game, you won't be in the UFC. Here are the fighters that have been in UFC since:

    Arlovski
    Barnett
    Couture
    Overeem
    Werdum
    Hendo
    Mousasi
    Kennedy
    Lawler
    Cung Le
    Mayhem Miller
    Rockhold
    Shields
    Souza
    Diaz
    Woodley
    Melendez
    Thomson

    So unless I'm missing anyone, that makes 18.
     
  2. Unbreakabull Brown Belt

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    got that SF at the swap meet tho, had to do it man
     
  3. dropshot001 Red Belt

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    Anyone surprised that Dana contradicted himself?
     
  4. Lafwanda Purple Belt

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    Well imagine if he kept his word.

    Have you seen the EA UFC roster?

    Also is Dana considered "in" the UFC or a part of it? Since he is doing business with EA now.
     
  5. HHJ Fedor Supremacist

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    well for sure dana will vanish in a poof of logic for his dealings with EA after his prior ruling.
     
  6. Roganbyarmbar Double Yellow Card Double Yellow Card

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    Wait, so you're telling me that situations and opinions might change after five years? Wow? Thanks so much for that.
     
  7. Level One Blue Belt

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    Doesnt look like TS has seen the new UFC game.
     
  8. ssk96 Green Belt

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    I've been buying EA sports games for years (doing business). I'm going to say that is the reason that I am not currently a UFC fighter.

    Damn politics.
     
  9. 7437 Double Yellow Card Double Yellow Card

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    This. Dana's opinion is not a fucking commandment, shit changes.
     
  10. NGute87 Yellow Card Yellow Card

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    I thought he said they wouldn't be in the ufc game if they were in the era sports game... anyone else have any input?
     
  11. DarthChen731 Gold Belt

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    So what's your point
     
  12. Fugazi Brown Belt

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    Breaking news, someone changed their mind. More on this as it develops.
     
  13. podsox Gold Belt

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    I wish someone would ask dana this during one of his press conferences. I would love to hear his answer
     
  14. Amerikuracana Plutonium Belt

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    That's 20% of the UFC's elite fighters right now lol.. It was stupid to say, and I liked that game.
     
  15. sprhcp39 Orange Belt

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    The fast food industry workers are making posts this morning i see. One day, you'll catch on to how business and competition actually works, and how money changes things.

    Dana White didn't get to where he is today because he's stupid.
     
  16. jei Danger Zone Admin Staff Member Forum Administrator

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    Oh hey look another Dana bashing thread. Oh no the big boss of a billion dollar company changed his mind. Let's whine about it on a forum.
     
  17. liberate Purple Belt

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    inb4 Dana's comments about Womens MMA
     
  18. lapollarecords Red Belt

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    people changing their tone after making a deal is new to you?

    EA: MMA is not a sport, not interested in UFC game
    Dana: EA sucks

    EA makes EA MMA
    Dana: fucking hypocrites

    EA and UFC make deal

    EA: UFC is awesome
    Dana: EA is awesome
     
  19. PAPERCLIP30 Silver Belt

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    I'd be more surprised if Dana told the truth tbh
     
  20. BrazilianDude Gold Belt

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    Paul Daley must be pissed. Only time Dana actually told the truth...
     

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