Originally Posted by hellholming
You know, the reason I said that "Just because every fight doesn't end in an armbar it doesn't mean that BJJ is any less important than before" is because that every practitioner is training BJJ now. And it's used for sweeps, and positioning far more than finishes there days. That's why I said it's more important than before, because you will get your shit choked out of you if you don't know your defences.
I agree that it is very important, if you don't know it you're screwed, I think I probobly miss titled my post as it is clearly not dead, is just not the most dominant martial art anymore