Media Uncle Chael agrees that Stephen A. Smith is good for the sport. MMA has worst fans.

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  1. GoshiShun17 Red Belt

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    This is probably his most disliked video but people can't handle the truth. Especially hypocritical MMA fans.
     
  2. ThePunisher Forum vigilante Banned

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    People like to make fun of Chael but he's an excellent communicator.
     
  3. Chael_Sonnen I'm the reason Waldo is hiding.

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  4. swiftasthewind Banned Banned

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    he just defending his coworker, thats all
     
  5. Fossor Black Belt

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    Joe and Stephen should stop shitting on each other on social media and resolve the situation like civilized people - in the cage!
     
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    Stephen A did his job. Rogan made a bush league move trashing him on his podcast without getting with Smith first. ESPN owes MMA fans and Joe Rogan an apology for putting a "fan" out their next to Rogan who's going into his 4th decade as a UFC commentator.
     
  7. Zakenkashish Orange Belt

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    none of the things that grew the sport were good for it. casual fans and big money just ruined it, unless u like WWE because its heading on that path.
     
  8. Ekim Orange Belt

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    People on the internet bashing Steven A. for saying the same things that most people on the internet are already saying. Kind of silly and hypocritical. Apparently MMA fighters are beyond criticism from mainstream sports media personalities, but if a Sherdogger trashes a fighter, calls him a "bum", "quitter", "overhyped", etc. that's fair game.

    I think most people are just pissed and jealous that Steven A. is getting paid seven figures a year to do what Sherdoggers do for free.
     
  9. RemyR Silver Belt Platinum Member

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    Disagree with Chael here and I usually agree with him.
     
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    the hipocrite criticized conor so much for calling khabib's father a coward so them himself calls cowboy a coward
     
  11. Sakurabaism Black Belt

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    Chael knows which dick he has to suck when it comes down to it
    ESPN
    Dana
    Conor

    In that order
     
  12. Th3Sav4ge On Christmas???

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    stephen a was right. while also being disrespectful

    joe was right on stephen a being disrespectful

    no stephen a isnt bad for the sport. did we really need dc or someone else there to say how great conor looked? and not even aknowledge donalds performance?

    as a hardcore fan who dosnt even like other sports it was great to see someone walk in, hit the nail right on the head albeit loudly, then walk right out.
     
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  13. usernamee Gold Belt

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    Chael Sonnen works for ESPN = Vested interest
     
  14. Volumes Blue Belt

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    Chael is worst than Rogan
     
  15. Seso Banned Banned

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    Chael is always saying the opposite of what he really thinks lol
     
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    No hes a loud obnoxious yank. You have plenty of them over there
     
  17. Sirwastealot Silver Belt

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    He is 100% right.

    I've noticed this ever since more mainstream analysts have started commenting on MMA. They never claimed to be experts in the sport, they just started covering it and learning on the go.

    MMA fans just like to shit on these people because a lot of us hold on to that narrative of "underground, badass, edgy sport" and pretend like you need a PHD in this field just to talk about it. It's not that precious. And these analysts commenting on it is good for the sport.
     
  18. Martialbeef Silver Belt

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    I feel like Stephen A should be given some reps on lower cards. He has done Cejudo Dillashaw and a Conor card. Why no FN's? Were you great on your second day at work with a year in between?
     
  19. Etherized Silver Belt

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    Chael 1000% right
     
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    His most disliked video was when he had Ali Abdelaziz on and called him his good friend.

    All the retards had a mental breakdown.

    Ali Derangement Syndrome is a real thing.
     

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