Who is next for BJ? Frankie Edgar or Gray Maynard? - Page 2 - MMA Forum - UFC Forums - UFC Results - MMA Videos
UFC The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is a U.S.-based mixed martial arts organization, recognized as the largest MMA promotion in the world. The UFC is headquartered in Las Vegas, Nevada and is owned and operated by Zuffa, LLC. This promotion is responsible for solidifying the sport's postion in the history-books. UFC is currently undergoing a remarkable surge in popularity, along with greater mainstream media coverage. UFC programming can now be seen on FOX, FX, and FUEL TV in the United States, as well as in 35 other countries worldwide.

LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #11 of 56 (permalink) Old 12-13-2009, 10:08 PM
HaVoK's Avatar
Join Date: Dec 2006
Location: State College, PA
Posts: 619
Originally Posted by AlphaDawg View Post
Neither. They both suck and would get ruined. Going to have to wait awhile to have a lightweight contender truly prove themself before making a match.
Suck? Have some respect for those that do something you would never dare too. By the way, "themself" is not a word.
HaVoK is offline  
Sponsored Links
post #12 of 56 (permalink) Old 12-13-2009, 10:15 PM
Super Ultra Great Delicious Wonderful
osmium's Avatar
Join Date: Mar 2007
Location: Richmond, VA
Posts: 6,517
BJ/Frankie would be more entertaining so I would rather see that one first.
osmium is offline  
post #13 of 56 (permalink) Old 12-13-2009, 10:35 PM
Super Heavyweight
AlphaDawg's Avatar
Join Date: Nov 2009
Posts: 4,052
Originally Posted by HaVoK View Post
Suck? Have some respect for those that do something you would never dare too. By the way, "themself" is not a word.
Correcting words in an attempt to win an argument? Well aren't you tough. By the way, I think you meant "to." not "too."
AlphaDawg is offline  
post #14 of 56 (permalink) Old 12-13-2009, 10:54 PM
dlxrevolution's Avatar
Join Date: Jul 2009
Posts: 1,500
I think both these guys pose good challanges for bj penn.
dlxrevolution is offline  
post #15 of 56 (permalink) Old 12-13-2009, 10:55 PM
jdun11's Avatar
Join Date: Apr 2006
Location: Everett, MA
Posts: 5,961
Blog Entries: 1
Edgar would last longer nad be much more comptetitve. Maynards's striking is light years behind BJ's and if he took BJ down, he would get turned into a pretzel.

Edgar has real fast hands and would make for a fun fight. But would lose badly.

Griffin has more power than Edgar and is stronger, but would still lose.

But its all irrelevant. NOONE AT 155 will beat BJ. Sum people say Kos can make 155, I disagree. But lets see him try. That would be fun.


Im in Porno's
jdun11 is offline  
post #16 of 56 (permalink) Old 12-13-2009, 11:00 PM
coldcall420's Avatar
Join Date: Aug 2007
Location: banned
Posts: 0
Blog Entries: 1
Lets sort of settle this right now, cuz its old and i think alot of people dont get it....

Let me break it down for you, Maynard, Edgar, whoever, bring Fitch down from 170 or let him stay at 170 and bring KOS and watch them get beat too...

People need to realize a couple things about Dana White he is a promoter 1st not a businessman, but he does know fighters, BJ, FINALLY is dialed in so go get Faber Brown and Aldo and watch him systematically smash each of them, I think the Daughter in his life is something that adds to his motivation now and TBF....he's not to be phucked with at 155......some 170lb guys could fight him and stay at 170 and still he would beat them....

Enjoy it, you may never see a guy as good at his weight again....


Last edited by coldcall420; 12-14-2009 at 07:32 PM.
coldcall420 is offline  
post #17 of 56 (permalink) Old 12-13-2009, 11:19 PM
Can.Opener's Avatar
Join Date: Apr 2009
Location: Sydney
Posts: 446
Yep, we're witnessing the greatest lightweight of all time.

As far as matchups..

1. Maynard
2. Edgar

and then I think its off to welterweight for Mr Penn.

Florian, Stevenson, Griffin, Sanchez and co. will be fighting it out for a while me thinks.
Someone is going to have to go on a seriously impressive streak before being considered worthy.

There is Aoki and Alvarez is consider, but until they're a part of the UFC roster the point is moot.

“90 percent of the game is half mental.” – Tim Sylvia
Can.Opener is offline  
post #18 of 56 (permalink) Old 12-13-2009, 11:51 PM
Join Date: Jun 2007
Posts: 175
If Maynard beats Diaz - then its Maynard first up.
If Maynard loses then its Frankie Edgar.

Likely its going to be
2) Edgar.

After that its speculation - u dont know who will be on a roll or winning well.
But i think Tyson Griffin will be likely round and possibly challenging.

I think if BJ beats thise guys he will move to welterweight.
If the WEC was in the UFC we could have Jose Aldo and Urijah Faber step up and fight him.
Still lots of options for BJ Penn.
gdog43 is offline  
post #19 of 56 (permalink) Old 12-14-2009, 01:59 AM
Join Date: Sep 2009
Posts: 525
There isn't a single lightweight fighter in the world that matches up well against BJ right now. Maynard is bigger and that'd be all he brings into a fight with BJ. Gray has only a slight chance of taking BJ down and 0 chance of doing any damage if he does get him down. Edgar is too small for BJ and doesn't have the skills to be much of a challenge for him. There isn't a single lightweight in the UFC, hell, not many in the world, that match up well against BJ. BJ will retire with the belt.
munkie is offline  
post #20 of 56 (permalink) Old 12-14-2009, 02:18 AM
Join Date: Oct 2008
Posts: 608
The second best LW in the world is my boy Superflo and we all kno what happened to him. BJ is unstoppable at 155 just like GSP at 170 and Anderson at 185... People talk about Thompson and Aoki but they would get killed too. Thompson isn gonna take BJ down and Aoki is nowhere near the striker Penn is and if they hit the ground BJ is still ahead of him.

HW-Brock Lesnar
LHW-Forrest Griffin, Lyoto Machida, Rashad Evans & Gegard Mousasi
MW-Chael Sonnen
WW-All hail GSP
LW-Frankie Edgar
FW-Kenny Florian & Mark Hominick
BW-Don't really have one but I love their fights
lpbigd4444 is offline  

Quick Reply

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the MMA Forum - UFC Forums - UFC Results - MMA Videos forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:


Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.

Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes
Linear Mode Linear Mode

Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are On

For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome