Real Deal or New Vera

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  1. TurboUppercut Yellow Belt

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    Is Conor the real deal or will he become the new Brandon Vera?
     
  2. SimonNova Worship and forget

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    Conor has already proved he is better than Vera.
     
  3. Jin Akutsu Gengar Belt Platinum Member

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    Real deal.
     
  4. Jesus Freak Banned Double Yellow Card

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    Enlighten us, please.
     
  5. Croton Purple Belt

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  6. SimonNova Worship and forget

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    go watch some fights, it might help.
     
  7. peralez** Purple Belt

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    He is the old Vera, Vera was the new Conor
     
  8. Megatronlee Red Belt

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    He's already better than Vera. Poirer is a better win then broke leg Mir
     
  9. pick999 Silver Belt

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    i think conor may be suffering from brandon vera syndrome.
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  10. Jin Akutsu Gengar Belt Platinum Member

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    Watch McGregor vs Brimage.

    McGregor vs Holloway.

    McGregor vs Brandao.

    McGregor vs Poirier.

    Come back and edit your post when you're done.
     
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    Enlightened Meter not rising...
     
  12. Jesus Freak Banned Double Yellow Card

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    Forgive me...I have failed to realize that 1 fight vs. 1 Top Ten opponent automatically catapults you to unprecedented heights within the sport.

    Again, forgive me.
     
  13. punky brewster Red Belt

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    Is that the syndrome where you look fat and skinny at the same time?
     
  14. KrausersRevenge Blue Belt Platinum Member

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    Why is Ross Pearson being mentioned in this thread?

    Know your fighter nicknames.
     
  15. Jin Akutsu Gengar Belt Platinum Member

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    So I take it you didn't watch the fights and continue to talk about opinions that aren't justified. Best of luck, hope you don't gamble too much on MMA. :icon_lol:
     
  16. theincognito Brown Belt

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    They both get style points, but: Justin Eilers, Assuerio Silva, Mir (at that point in his life). That's low level competition. Brando is actually a really good fighter, Hollaway is rising fast, and Porieir is nearly elite.
     
  17. cade187 I'm not a part of your system.

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    Actually it's a pretty fair comparison. Connor is in the same place as Vera was after the Mir fight. I don't think Connor is going to have the same sharp decline that Vera experienced after that, however.
     
  18. Jesus Freak Banned Double Yellow Card

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    Oh, I saw the fights...and I saw plenty of openings were Siver can capitalize...

    I regularly bet on MMA...win some, lose some...judging by your username/avatar, it's safe to say that part-time job at Quizno's doesn't leave much in your Spiderman Velcro Wallet for placing bets.
     
  19. cade187 I'm not a part of your system.

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    The HW division was a much different landscape than the current FW, but Eilers had just fought for a title and they were trying their hardest to push Mir back up to a title fight to unify the titles. Plus Vera was probably the smallest guy in the division at the time.
     
  20. Cptn1NSAN0 shows no mercy

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    real deal holyfield
     

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