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Old 11-18-2007, 01:40 PM   #21 (permalink)
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if they put him against another striker with no ground game sure if they put him against someone with a ground game probably not
Thats where i'm at
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Old 11-18-2007, 02:34 PM   #22 (permalink)
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I will be.

I love his background and personality, besides...he really needs to get with a better camp. Get a ground game and a few more fights in the UFC....this guy could be great.

Thiago Silva is a very very good figter too, lets not take that away from this at all....but Houston desperatly needs a ground game. sorta like Konguo in the HW division.
Does he have a "camp"? My impression is that it's more like a pup tent in the back yard. Couture anyone? Or Bas... like Kimbo, Houston needs to round his game out a lot.
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Old 11-18-2007, 02:48 PM   #23 (permalink)
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he brings the heat... he's an aggressive fighter so of course I will want to see him again......
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Old 11-18-2007, 02:53 PM   #24 (permalink)
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The guy was never overrated. He was what he was...a dude who came out very agressive and knocked people out. We didn't know anything about his ground game but now we do. He got mounted by a black belt...so I'm not gonna be so quick to say he sucks on the ground.

Houston will be back with a vengence. I don't think he's a contender, but he's definitely a fun guy to watch.

As usual, well put kds

Is Houston a top 10 lhw?? no, but that doesnt stop me wanting to see him KO some fools in the future.

He is hella exciting and I for one will be glad to see him back in the cage, just cuz he isnt as good as some ppl thought he was shouldn't mean we dont wanna see him again.
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Old 11-18-2007, 02:56 PM   #25 (permalink)
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Houston can still bring the fun, so I would watch him again. He likes to put on a show, and I can't hate on that.
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Old 11-18-2007, 03:01 PM   #26 (permalink)
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I was still waiting to see what he had, but it's fine. I'm partial to Chute Boxe fighters, so I wasn't disappointed or surprised.
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Old 11-18-2007, 03:14 PM   #27 (permalink)
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I'll definitely be watching when this guy fights again. Plenty of fighters have made a good living with effective striking and good takedown defense. Chuck Liddell is a prime example. HA just needs to train with a camp that can teach him to sprawl or get a couple underhooks when he's against the fence.

What I love about Alexander is that edge-of-the-seat feeling I get from knowing that every exchange could be the last one.
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Old 11-18-2007, 03:17 PM   #28 (permalink)
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That's what I dig, too. The fight can end at any time, and usually it ends violently. With Houston, it's either him finishing or getting finished. He's the anti-Machida.

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Old 11-18-2007, 03:59 PM   #29 (permalink)
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the guy is huge hes got stupid power and hes got great standup so hes got a lot of potential, i think that no matter what his fights are pretty entertaining i`ll still watch good old egg head fight again another day
I don't see anything great about his standup. All he does is overwhelm people with his strength and throw punches at them. I see nothing technical about it.
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He's still one of my favorites, just because he is so fun to watch. Most of my favorite fighters aren't the best, but ones that entertain me. Malaipet is a great example, he has no ground game whatsoever (he throws people to the ground then runs away so they will stand back up), but he is on my list cause he is so damn entertaining.

I'll be really jazzed to see Houston on future cards, especially if he gets someone like Bisping, or maybe the looser of Chuck/Silva. He will probably get some weak guy for his next fight, but I'd love to see him with another stand up guy.
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