Originally Posted by osmium
George does have solid boxing and was in fact outboxing Pearson who is the overall better striker for a decent amount of the exchanges. He just has a terrible chin and a slow plodding style. Pearon's defense looks like it is falling off to me there was a point in time when I thought he had some of the best punch slipping/duck unders in the ufc in the pocket. It would probably be best for George to hang them up after this he was getting dropped by basically everything that landed his chin is worse than Chuck's was when he retired.
He wasn't out boxing Pearson and he isn't really a solid boxer. He only really knows how to throw a jab. A jab which Pearson continually countered with relative ease.
You also said that Donald Cerrone was out striking Nate Diaz. You're obviously heavily biased towards/against certain fighters, so much so that it completely clouds your judgement during actual fights.