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Jon Jones prime is wasted.

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  1. brainwash Banned Banned

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    Dude should have a record breaking title reign now. He should have already moved up to heavyweight and destroying 2 divisions. Such a shame.

    He is like the Mike Tyson of mma.

    Jon Jones is the only truly undefeated fighter in the UFC with a good resume. Khabib can bark all he wants, but when did he ever fought the likes of Rampage, Machida, Shogun, Cormier, the list GOES ON.
     
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    More like getting wasted in his prime.
     
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    More than just his 'prime' being wasted.

    His shady history with PEDs calls into question even his PREVIOUS run imo.

    Dude has a history of cheating and dirty tactics.
     
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    He will be thirty next time he fights.
    God, 30?! He's probably going to roll to the cage on a wheelchair, that old ass geriatric fucker.
     
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    statistically, mma fighters peak at 30
     
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    Well if you call banging hookers and doing blow 'wasting'....
     
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    No one to thank for that but Jon himself.
     
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    Unlike GSP who was getting his ass whooped by Matt Serra in his Prime?

    Or Fedor spending his prime fighting cans?
     
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    It's always sad to see athletes throw it all away. I know the NFL and other leagues have counseling and whatnot to try to minimize this type of thing. What it all boils down to is, if you can manage to do three things, you'll be set for life:

    1. Obey the law
    2. Don't do drugs
    3. Make good decisions with your money

    It's amazing how many can't manage to do those three things.
     
  12. Bend NvR Break Order to Chaos. Chaos to Order.

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    Harsh but true
     
  13. Bend NvR Break Order to Chaos. Chaos to Order.

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    Drugs come with money and the law says you can't do drugs.

    You haven't noticed rich people's kids are the biggest addicts there are? Go to any rehab and it's full of suburban teenagers.
     
  14. YeahNo Purple Belt

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    Fair point. I always worry about my kids.
     
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    At the rate he was demolishing LHWs before, he would have been fighting cans by now. He's always been adamant about moving up, if he ever was to bulk up to HW this is the time. There aren't a lot of contenders at 205, a Cormier rematch, Rumble, maybe a couple of 185ers.
     
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    Good. This man is a criminal. I hope his entire life ends up in the bin
     
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    Jones will back,

    Jones go for fight, trust me

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    What if he's like Erick Silva? Young forever?
     
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