Originally Posted by Liddellianenko
I'm not confident per se that he can beat Silva, given the injury layoff, his inexperience and the fact that it's Silva, but I wouldn't be surprised if he does. He is in no way overrated though, even if he loses at the very least he'll give Anderson a run for his money, and I see him coming back in a few years to either dethrone Silva or rule the division after his retirement.
Overrated? I don't think so. Was the shot a bit premature? Maybe but everyone else got beat. Will he beat Anderson? Probably not but he's hungry and stylistically a good match-up, I wouldn't be surprised if he pulled it off.