Originally Posted by Voiceless
I know that he is not clueless on the ground. No one is at UFC level. But honing the skills of a mediocre UFC grappler, whose losses mostly came by submission, also his two UFC losses, and who never submitted anyone worth mentioning (concerning grappling credentials) in the WEC or UFC, into that of a UFC level black belt BJJ killer in a couple of weeks¿ Come on...
In a number of weeks no.
But remember the first Silva/Sonnen fight was nearly 2 years ago, I would imagine Chael's spent the last two years working on his ju-jitsu non-stop. Of course he's had years to work on it throughout his entire career but one could maybe say the Silva loss was the straw that broke the camels back.