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Old 06-17-2013, 04:26 PM   #18 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by John8204 View Post
It's been three years since he's earned his "promised" title shot and while I don't wish to see Grant bumped from his title shot I see no reason why Pettis shouldn't be on his home-town card. Also I don't feel it's right to blame any of the fighters who were willing to drop down to face Aldo (Florian, Edgar, Pettis) as the FW contenders have failed to prove their legitimacy. Three of the last four fighters, Josh Grispi, Mark Hominick, and Manny Gamburyan have a combined UFC record of 2-10.

If he wants a short camp he should have that right especially considering both what he's been through and what he brings to the table.
The way I see it, if he hadn't have been impatient, he'd be on that card already. He decided he wasn't going to wait, just because his plans fell through doesn't mean someone else should be forced to wait.

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