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Jones Meeting with UFC Brass today

Discussion in 'UFC Discussion' started by Brutal Knees, Jun 5, 2014.

  1. Brutal Knees White Belt

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    Does anybody know what time? I need updates!!!!
     
  2. kurtwpg Silver Belt

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    Least drama ever. He'll agree to fight Gustafsson. And now while Cormier waits his turn he can't say Jones is ducking him.
     
  3. Post Crisis Professional Shit-poster

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    I heard Thursday night.
     
  4. VIP1349 Silver Belt

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    I think he will take the Gus fight, they'll push it back a week or two from that August 30th date I imagine. He gets a few extra weeks like he wants and more money, UFC gets the rematch.
     
  5. AP_RESURRECTION Steel Belt

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    it would be interesting to be a fly on the wall - i wonder if he gets more money for this strategy - good for him if so
     
  6. Hypersky Purple Belt

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    Jones signs the deal and the haters will find a way to make it Jones fault.
     
  7. pudgelarson36 Green Belt

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    Will you guys ever stop falling for this scripted shit? Don't you ever find it odd that every main event magically comes pre packaged with drama to rile the fans up?
     
  8. J THE NATURAL Green Belt

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    This needs to have a live stream !
     
  9. wellsdj1 Red Belt

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    well damn sometimes the drama is better than the fights, especially if dana gets involved.
     
  10. Alexandergreat3 In Fedor We Trust, amen™

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    it would be worth a ppv to see the negotiations live between jones and uncle dana.
     
  12. Alexandergreat3 In Fedor We Trust, amen™

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    Now THAT is one fight the fans definitely want to see! :icon_lol:
     
  13. BlancaDiablo Brown Belt

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    I hope Jones gets paid more. Because Dana said 'well the fight pass is in bringing fans(aka money) from Europe.'
    Ok so Europe doesnt get the same access or whatever. Maybe they do. Either way dana is soaking up money/revenue everyway he can. It's good for the ufc so PAY valuable fighters more. I wish ufc would get rid of fight pass in America then.
     
  14. Jermei Steel Belt Platinum Member

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    I bet Jones will want DC to fight someone as part of the deal too. He wont want DC to sit on the sidelines and wait and will ask for DC to fight the next guy in line for sure. Jones wants his to make sure his opponents are damaged beat up a bit before fighting then.
     
  15. gstar** Banned Banned

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    I hope they tell him he now has to wear boxing gloves.. because he cannot be trusted with eye pokes
     
  16. Ughugh Banned Banned

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  17. Wrapup Purple Belt

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    Sounds fair -- DC/Rumble or DC/Evans would both be fantastic fights. Hell, put them on the same card and lets find out who will fight Jones immediately after he puts Gus down again. That card could approach 1MM PPV buys.
     
  18. MCS Show mercy to those sheep

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    he won't fight Gus, they'll try to explain why, but that or money won't change his mind. he wants to fight the next best guy, someone who didn't give him hell.

    hope I'm wrong, but Jones' body language says "no thanks, I had enough of that shit".
     
  19. There can be absolutely no doubt his contracted compensation will increase. None.
     
  20. AP_RESURRECTION Steel Belt

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    i agree - i think its pretty sweet how he handled things actually - making everyone cry and making more money
     

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