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Old 04-06-2011, 05:55 AM   #11 (permalink)
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I say we let him fight Mr. Tiger Blood Thiago Silva!
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Old 04-06-2011, 06:46 AM   #12 (permalink)
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no way i dont want him back this soon, i only want to see a shogun with gas and the one we saw against machida both times, i agree with 100% of khovs post. i liike shogun but it hurts to support him when he is always mr hyde or dr jerkyll with his conditioning
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Old 04-06-2011, 06:53 AM   #13 (permalink)
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no way i dont want him back this soon, i only want to see a shogun with gas and the one we saw against machida both times, i agree with 100% of khovs post. i liike shogun but it hurts to support him when he is always mr hyde or dr jerkyll with his conditioning
Shogun has had trouble with conditioning in the past but is there any indication that he is having trouble with it at the moment? I didn't see anything that would suggest something like that in the Bones fight... Yeah he looked tired but that was after he was getting lit up by Jones both standing and on the ground. So don't think you can say he was out of shape as he was just dazed which might make it look like he had bad cardio. The thing is that after you continuously hit with solids shots your conditioning goes out the window. And that's what I believe happened to Shogun...
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Shogun has had trouble with conditioning in the past but is there any indication that he is having trouble with it at the moment? I didn't see anything that would suggest something like that in the Bones fight... Yeah he looked tired but that was after he was getting lit up by Jones both standing and on the ground. So don't think you can say he was out of shape as he was just dazed which might make it look like he had bad cardio. The thing is that after you continuously hit with solids shots your conditioning goes out the window. And that's what I believe happened to Shogun...
again that statement is not true i have been hit with a lot of huge shots and my cardio has not in the least bit been affected, i become a bit dazed and rocked but thats it, body shots maybe would deplete it for taking the wind out of you but thats it. frank edgar proved this statement vs gray maynard in january
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again that statement is not true i have been hit with a lot of huge shots and my cardio has not in the least bit been affected, i become a bit dazed and rocked but thats it, body shots maybe would deplete it for taking the wind out of you but thats it. frank edgar proved this statement vs gray maynard in january
Yeah but that wasn't my point. My point was that I don't recall Shogun being tired - in my view he looked like he was out of it, dazed, rocked or whatever you want to call it. It wasn't his cardio that let him down, it was the fact that he was getting pummeled by JbJ that made him look like he was tired when in fact he was just mostly dazed...
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Vs Griffin 2 or vs Rampage 2, if he wins, vs Machida 3 for #1 contender.
No. 1 contender fight?! Too soon...way too soon.
He needs at least 3 fights to get back to a title shot if the other LHWs don't suffer any major injuries.

There are a lot of fighters ahead of him in thhe title shot rankings atm. Not overall rankings - just title shot rankings (i know it sounds strange).

Imo those fighters would be: Rashad, Hamill, Rampage, Griffin, Davis, even Bonnar.

My no.1 choice: Shogun vs Franklin.
My no.2 choice: Shogun vs Bonnar.
My no.3 choice: Shogun vs Vera.
My no.4 choice: Shogun vs Diabate.
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well i saw him from opening bell being very tired looking and had literally nothing the whole fight, shogun landed a hook to JBJ during the fight and it barely wobbled his cheek because it was so slow and gassed.
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I'd like to see him fight Griffin and Page back to back.
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No. 1 contender fight?! Too soon...way too soon.
He needs at least 3 fights to get back to a title shot if the other LHWs don't suffer any major injuries.

There are a lot of fighters ahead of him in thhe title shot rankings atm. Not overall rankings - just title shot rankings (i know it sounds strange).

Imo those fighters would be: Rashad, Hamill, Rampage, Griffin, Davis, even Bonnar.

My no.1 choice: Shogun vs Franklin.
My no.2 choice: Shogun vs Bonnar.
My no.3 choice: Shogun vs Vera.
My no.4 choice: Shogun vs Diabate.
I agree with what you're saying. I don't really like to see a title rematch too quick because then most likely it will be the same scenario all over again. But I really can't see how you would rank Bonnar ahead of Shogun even in your title shot rankings... Bonnar has won Soszynski and Pokrajac and before that suffered losses to Soszynski and Mark Coleman! So I agree with everything you said except the Bonnar part cause that's just crazy talk
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No. 1 contender fight?! Too soon...way too soon.
He needs at least 3 fights to get back to a title shot if the other LHWs don't suffer any major injuries.

There are a lot of fighters ahead of him in thhe title shot rankings atm. Not overall rankings - just title shot rankings (i know it sounds strange).

Imo those fighters would be: Rashad, Hamill, Rampage, Griffin, Davis, even Bonnar.

My no.1 choice: Shogun vs Franklin.
My no.2 choice: Shogun vs Bonnar.
My no.3 choice: Shogun vs Vera.
My no.4 choice: Shogun vs Diabate.
Limba?... dude... Bonnar?? How is Bonnar even relevant these days?
Hamill got tooled by Franklin, and JBJ... now if he beats Rampage, ok... I might agree that he's back in the picture.
Vera???!!?! Brandon Vera?? no no no...
Griffin? YES! he just beat Franklin.

So it's gotta be Rashad, Rampage, or Griffin. Shogun and Machida at Tier 2...assuming Machida can beat Couture.

just my opinion, of course.
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