Found March 16, 2013 on Fight Hub TV:
Comparing someone to a more dangerous Dan Henderson is like duct-taping an A-Bomb to another A-Bomb then dropping it on your target. Or I guess in this case it would like be tying two H-Bombs together, whatever works. As the sport we love moves into it’s second decade of existence, we are only now tapping into the potential of MMA’s talent. Take Johny Hendricks, a young, NCAA Division I badass who has the power of the man who knocked out Fedor. What do you do when Johny decides he can’t knock you out, then takes to grinding you into the mat for as long as he wants? We’ve been saying it for a while now, but if GSP gets past Diaz, Hendricks is the scariest challenge to his throne since Matt Hughes. Johny Hendricks is the real deal, but so is Carlos Condit, and both of these guys know that they are as dangerous as our bomb hyperbole suggests in the sentences previous to this one. When these two meet tomorrow night at UFC 158, it will be for the no. 1 contender slot against the winner o...
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