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Old 07-28-2008, 06:24 PM   #11 (permalink)
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I think they should give Kimbo Monson, mma doesn't need the fans Kimbo brings in.
If the fans keep watching, they learn the ground game and become better fans.

The original Bonnar/Griffin fans were watching that fight for a good slugfest, but many of them now are legit fans who can appreciate the other aspects of MMA.

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Funnily enough Cabbage vs. Butterbean is a fight on the upcoming K-1 card.
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Old 07-28-2008, 06:29 PM   #12 (permalink)
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Mikles has a little shameless behaviour in the past
Bonnar/Griffin were the regular sort of people, the difference is Kimbo is a thug. Therefor the majority of people that Kimbo draws in are thugs/"gangsta's", but hey I'm all for him bringing in good loyal fans.
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Old 07-28-2008, 06:31 PM   #13 (permalink)
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Funnily enough Cabbage vs. Butterbean is a fight on the upcoming K-1 card.


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Old 07-28-2008, 06:46 PM   #14 (permalink)
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Old 07-30-2008, 08:20 PM   #15 (permalink)
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If the fans keep watching, they learn the ground game and become better fans.

The original Bonnar/Griffin fans were watching that fight for a good slugfest, but many of them now are legit fans who can appreciate the other aspects of MMA.

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Funnily enough Cabbage vs. Butterbean is a fight on the upcoming K-1 card.
if they keep watching Elite XC and listening to what the comentators say they'll learn everything wrong and get confused as hell...
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Old 07-30-2008, 11:05 PM   #16 (permalink)
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Who do you want to see him fight next?

Personally I'm different to most people in my opinion on who Kimbo should fight next, I would prefer either Eilers or Ken Shamrock. Kimbo is bringing in the new fans of MMA, the longer his streak lasts for the better for MMA.

Why the hell do I want to see him fight Antonio Silva or Brett Rogers? I already know the result of those before they start!

I want MMA to become as big as possible, and Kimbo is a big part of that happening.
I think this is the same flawed reasoning that Gary Shaw uses. In the short term it works, you get more fans but in the long term I think it hurts MMA when those fans realize they have been conned and lose interest.
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Old 07-30-2008, 11:12 PM   #17 (permalink)
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They need to take kimbo to te UFC and kill that shity Elit XC. Then let brock and kimbo fight.
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Old 07-31-2008, 01:29 PM   #18 (permalink)
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They need to take kimbo to te UFC and kill that shity Elit XC. Then let brock and kimbo fight.
kimbo would get murdered in under a minute
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Old 08-01-2008, 05:59 PM   #19 (permalink)
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He should fight bob sapp id watch that.
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Old 08-01-2008, 06:48 PM   #20 (permalink)
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Sometimes you fight the can, sometimes you ARE the can.

Kimbo needs to don his Campbells Soup uniform for 1 fight against an uppercrust opponet, and after the vicious curbstomping, needs to decide between getting serious and working on conditioning/ground-game, or hanging it up and going back to fighting chumps in backyards.
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