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post #20 of (permalink) Old 08-08-2012, 12:49 PM Thread Starter
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Originally Posted by TheLyotoLegion View Post
I don't think it'd be a big deal, Chael spent two years talking shit about Anderson and he got sponsorships. Nate's a lot more level headed and much, much more likeable than Nick too and Nick's got sponsors.

As for new fans, well that works one of two ways, people get behind him or people wanna see him take an ass whipping, either way people will tune in.
I guess you're right, but remember that Chael's popularity grew tenfold after his first fight with Silva. He had dominated the guy he was talking smack about :-)

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