It's all a negotiation and Firaz who's ever the intelligent trainer gave a valid counter rebuttal.
It's essentially the same position Ronda has taken except Cyborg has nowhere to go, but down atm.
Anderson can renegotiate to 178, or move on sadly. He hasn't been at 170 in AGES.
There is a flip side to this. Anderson agrees to 170 and that would ALSO mean one important caveat. GSP's title will be on the line.
Now that is CRAZY!
Marcus Aurelius: Tell me again, Maximus, why are we here?
Maximus: For the glory of the Empire, sire.
Baked, not fried... the healthy choice.