Why is anyone picking Nate Diaz over McGregor? Clffs:

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  1. rothnroll

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    Nate Diaz will have a gastank as deep as a puddle of cat piss with a 1 week camp.
    I like the Diaz Brothers, but Nate isn't championship material. With a 1 week camp, the tools he does have will not work. He simply will not be able to keep up with McGregor's pace.
    I am looking forward to the fight, but this was a fight that was put on to save this card.
    1 Week camp Nate does not pose a threat to McGregor.

    Cliffs: Dat cardio on Nate will be as deep as a puddle of cat piss. War Diaz, War McGregor.
     
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  2. Brock Tober

    Brock Tober Brown Belt

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    Sorry, who exactly is picking Nate? Conor is the overwhelming favorite, meaning this thread is pure shi*.
     
  3. TheRuthlessOne

    TheRuthlessOne Violence Belt

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    Me
     
  4. rothnroll

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    I have read several threads where people here are picking Nate for the upset.
     
  5. coldtruth

    coldtruth Blue Belt

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    Nate's cardio shouldn't be too bad. By all indications he's been staying in shape.
     
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    Arm Barbarian Titanium Belt Platinum Member

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    I would say the folks picking Nate are about 5,000 to 1 at this point.
     
  7. Doog Doogson

    Doog Doogson Purple Belt

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    I've seen about 3 or 4 Nate videos including the presser since the fight was announced... and I don't think Nate has once said he will win, which seems a bit weird.
     
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    I agree. People confuse the promoter and fighter trying to sell a fight by saying he's in shape are deluding themselves.
     
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    He's a fun pick. I hope he wins. Not putting money on him.
     
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    Smaller than average peen Silver Belt Platinum Member

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    I swear Sherdog has become a day care centre as of recently
     
  11. Xuro

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    I blame Rogan.
     
  12. Th3Sav4ge

    Th3Sav4ge "What the fuck is happening!?"

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    Drunk Bum Double Yellow Card Double Yellow Card

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    Gonna be funny to see 90% of Sherdog abandon McGregor when he loses.
     
  14. TheRuthlessOne

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    Just like they did ronda

    Haven't seen a ronda thread in like a month
     
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    Me also.
     
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    Captain_Dammitt Brown Belt

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    I'm picking Nate because it's the way mma works. As soon as someone gets god status they get it ripped from them. They've done studies you know, 60% of the time it happens everytime.
     
  17. Wallop

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    Two things I think we can rely on -
    Nate won't give up
    Conor won't stop pressing.....
     
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    Diaz in this fight.

    Diaz pros.

    Bigger
    Stronger
    Longer reach
    Similiar boxing style
    Good chin
    Taller
    Southpaw
    Good BJJ
    Very good boxing combinations
    More experienced
    good chin
    Bigger gas tank

    Diaz cons


    Short camp
    Somethimes he dont defense himself so well
    Medicore wrestling


    Now think what rly Conor have vs Nate?

    He punch harder? - Yes

    His striking is much better? - No

    Is he faster? - Yes

    His gas tank is better? - No

    He got longer camp? - Yes

    I think it will be very close fight.


    Diaz via decision or tko/sub in round 4.







     
  19. Fahrenheit1221

    Fahrenheit1221 Gold Belt

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    I'm rooting for Nate, doesn't mean I'm picking him to win.
     
  20. Besty_Tiocfaidh_Ar_La

    Besty_Tiocfaidh_Ar_La Love or Hate = Obsession.

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    Any loyal fans like myself have watched him before he joined the UFC so very unlikely. He will retire undefeated in the UFC. Easy :)
     

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