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post #16 of (permalink) Old 08-14-2012, 06:25 AM
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Originally Posted by funkasaurus View Post
I'd prefer to see him debut against someone like Big Country and have top tier experience before going in against someone like Jones/JDS. He gets 5 round decisioned off of Jones to me and KOed by JDS, but if he fights through the ranks his entire game will improve before those fights ever happen.
Barnett and Mir are both top tier though, Big country would be a step down for Cormier and he's certainly not getting younger .. people forget this guy is 33 and only has a few good years left, no time or need for more tuneup fights IMO.
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