UFC has to hand out punishment for Jones cocaine use

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  1. Bazooka1**

    Bazooka1** Banned Banned

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    How can they not seriously if this it let slide by the ufc they lose all credibility.
     
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    No they don't, end thread.
     
  3. Bazooka1**

    Bazooka1** Banned Banned

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    Why not cuz your a fanboy.

    Gtfo coke is no fuucking joke you dont think being coked out gives you advantages in a fight.

    Have u ever seen a coke head resisting arrest?
     
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    It's rather simple, you strip him of the title and declare his last fight a N/C. There was no title at stake, but Pride the declared the Gomi/Diaz fight a N/C after Diaz tested positive for the ganja.
     
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    They wont. UFC protects their starts. If this happened to a mid-tier fighter, they'd be gone. But JJ? haha, UFC "sympathizes" with him.
     
  6. MilesAbove

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    They dont, they wont, he's money.

    Nobody has to respect him. Outside of front-running fanboys, nobody does.
     
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    Don't you think the damage on Jones and the UFC's credibility is punishment enough, lol
     
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    This is where rich people and normal people are treated different. This is why Mitt Romney claims "you are all jealous" - because you are.
     
  9. Rational Poster

    Rational Poster War Room Messiah

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    Rehab counts as punishment.
     
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    Used to do coke it's no PED if it were it would be on athletic commission's list but it is not hence no punishment.

    Wasteland.
     
  11. BionicCommando

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    Pretty sure fining a guy as he goes to rehab would be viewed as a pretty shitty thing to do by most major media markets.


    This is something they can revisit at another time if need be.
     
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    He wasn't on coke or had it in his system during the fight - so why should it be a NC?

    People love using their fallacious moral compass when trying to justify their hate for Jones.
     
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    that's why it was offered to Healy & Riddle to help them get their lives back on track so they could stay in UFC, lol. What a Joke.
     
  14. SlicerDM

    SlicerDM Peace is a lie, there is only passion Double Yellow Card

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    Butthurt fanboy detected
     
  15. AliBagaooteenov

    AliBagaooteenov Imagine a Prime Yoel Romero Poundin yo Old Lady Banned

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    Mike Tyson used Coke when he fough
    And hes one of the most scariest boxers of all time.
     
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    He's in rehab bruv that's the punishment. We see movie stars get that all the time. Jones is a star, that's what he gets. If this was a scrub like Ben Askren or something then he would get punished more severely.
     
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    Well said.

    They dont have to let him go but take the title or NC for DC.
     
  18. Kryognix

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    I hate this checking into rehab stuff, it makes a mockery of people who actually have serious addictions to drugs.
     
  19. grimballer

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    That's just a slap on the wrist, UFC needs to send loud n clear message they are anti drugs.

    Not only should he be stripped n last fight should be nc, all his fights should be cn cause we have no idea how long back he's been doing this. All his fights should be ruled nc expect of course Matt Hamill fight

    Bones new record should be

    0-1-21
     
  20. Kingfarthur

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    Yeah, punish someone for wanting to get high. How 1987.

    And he had "trace amounts". He wasn't fighting while on the drug.
     

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