Originally Posted by Pogo the Clown
Rationalize it all you want but the fact remains that Silva had to go to Pride to win a LHW Title. He couldn't do it in the UFC with their level of competition. Liddell, on the other hand, did do it.
Yea but how do you know that Silva wouldn't have done the same thing if he came back 4 years later...4 years is a long time for a fighter to change. All you're saying really is that Chuck was better than Wandy in 2002, but that means nothing nowadays because they have both evolved.