Originally Posted by northcoastmma
i think the crackdown defends against a guilotine a little better cause your head is a little lower. plus the crackdown puts alot of pressure of the knee joint so its either a broken knee or the guy goes to his but. also i think the crack down gives a better chance at side control. as for the front head lock either way. most guys i think in marital arts wont let yyou get behind as much as in wrestling because in wrestling its only two points in mma it leaves you open for lots of strikes and submission attempts.
You can't stop the person from coming around and getting the back on the front head lock if they know what they're doing