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post #17 of (permalink) Old 02-04-2013, 05:26 PM
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Originally Posted by RedRocket44 View Post
Bugs me that a newcomer like Overroid is getting paid that much. I guess the UFC needed to offer him big money to secure the contract, or potentially lose him to a kickboxing promotion, but it's a slap in the face to everyone else.

What are people expecting for McCall? 20k a fight? The guy is 0-2 with 1 draw in the UFC, and 1-2 in the WEC. He's terrible and going to get dropped very soon at this rate. Contracts start out at 8k to show, with a 8k win bonus. I'm shocked they have him signed at 9k/9k.
Overeem a newcomer? MMA exists outside of the UFC, and he has a proven track record. Ian McCall is terrible? I stopped reading after that, do some research.

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