I think I am coming around on Tim Sylvia - Page 3 - 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.

User Tag List

LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #21 of 28 (permalink) Old 02-20-2007, 10:17 PM
asskicker's Avatar
Join Date: Aug 2006
Location: Fort Wayne, Indiana
Posts: 3,763
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Originally Posted by randyspankstito

I love how every thread that mentions Tim Sylvia turns into page after page of hate rants and raves. That's part of the reason why I think I am starting to like him. It just cracks me up that over and over again the very mention of his name will start multi-page threads of people hating on him.


I hope he kicks Cro Cops ass, then you guys will see!!!! SHREK RULES!!!!
Wait just a second ago you were kinda coming around now all of a sudden your saying things like "GO BIG TIMMY GO GO GO!!!"? What gives? I guess your coming around pretty fast.

14-1 in Forum Bets
asskicker is offline  
Sponsored Links
post #22 of 28 (permalink) Old 02-20-2007, 10:39 PM
Join Date: Nov 2006
Posts: 539
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
He's probably just having some fun to the responses in this thread. Take him at his word from the first post.
IowaMFSFan is offline  
post #23 of 28 (permalink) Old 02-21-2007, 10:09 AM
Join Date: Dec 2006
Posts: 577
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
I've said it once already today:

With these internets, you're hating some guy, and three seconds later he's a monster. And the guy you thought was a monster is now a can.

The worst thing is that when you say you always liked a guy, or always hated him, everyone else does, too!

So this time, I want to get ahead of the crowd and like someone that everyone hates first. So, it's you, big Tim.

Timmy- hate him now, say you always loved him next month!
I.P.Freely is offline  
post #24 of 28 (permalink) Old 02-21-2007, 11:23 AM
Bebop's Avatar
Join Date: Aug 2006
Location: St Catharines, ON
Posts: 428
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Originally Posted by Damone
Exactly. People act like Tim took a huge dump, stuck his hand in his shorts, rubbed the poop on his face like war paint, and did the "Hey, Pepto Bismol!" dance.
LOL! Who cares what's gonna happen. All that matter's is imagining Big Tim doing the above, haha. Damone, you made my day.
Bebop is offline  
post #25 of 28 (permalink) Old 02-21-2007, 11:26 AM
*IceMAn*'s Avatar
Join Date: Sep 2006
Location: Canada
Posts: 149
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
I just bet all the points I made betting and posting on The Natural I'll never turn to The dark over lord of MFSE

"I don't swing to knock people out, I just swing because I know I'm going to knock them out." Chuck Liddell

*IceMAn* is offline  
post #26 of 28 (permalink) Old 02-21-2007, 12:37 PM
Join Date: Jan 2007
Posts: 108
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
[QUOTE=randyspankstito]You know, I have been bashing hard on Tim Sylvia for ever now. I think I may have bashed him so much that I am actually starting to like him.

I like Sylvia as a fighter. He is the champ for a reason and a bit of a freak-show to watch. I think the Couture fight will make or break his fan base. I am hoping Couture will win but another part of me hopes to see Sylvia finally do what he can do

shaana72 is offline  
post #27 of 28 (permalink) Old 02-21-2007, 03:23 PM
raymardo's Avatar
Join Date: Jun 2006
Location: USA
Posts: 1,216
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Originally Posted by blackskimmer
Well i hate to disagree with you but...........

2)VS AA......again. He almost got knocked out, then knocked out AA with what I consider a very lucky punch in the way that AA ran into it thinking he had Tim finished. Again not really Tim making it a good fight.

The only reason he gets away with this is because of his size and reach. I thought like you did, until i really sat down and looked at his style or well lack there of. He is a terrible fighter, albiet he did show some good ground game against a very tired Jeff in the late stages.

Arlovosky rocked Tim and almost KOd him, but Tim kept his wits and threw a punch, got control and finished the match.

That's not luck; that's awareness and skill.

You also bash Silvia for using his natural attributes to his advantage. No one ever ripped on Ali for using his amazing speed to his advantage, so why rip on Tim for using his height and reach?

Shaq uses the same attributes in basketball, and he's not getting the heat that Silvia is.

If you simply want to hate the guy, go ahead, but don't discredit an athlete's achievements and dismiss them when he's only doing what it takes to be a champion.
raymardo is offline  
post #28 of 28 (permalink) Old 02-22-2007, 05:32 AM
Just a Fan's Avatar
Join Date: Feb 2007
Posts: 96
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Its not really Tim's fault that the guys he last fought were not hungry for the win, the contender needs to push the pace. I enjoy watching him fight, but the last two were pretty boring.
I think Randy will have a tough time taking the belt away from him, he loves that think too much. I am sure Cro Cop will be able too, but not in a land slide victory like everyone says. Cro Cop will just have to chop away at big Tim, just like he did Bob Sapp. Big Tim is good at what he does though, sprawl and brawl.
Just a Fan 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