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Jon Jones wasn’t the first UFC star to score an endorsement deal with Nike, but the reigning UFC light heavyweight king is the only Octagon athlete to have his own signature shoe with the athletic clothing giant. “I’ve come a long way since my first pair of Nike’s,” Jones tweeted Thursday with the above pic. The shoes, along with matching “Bones Jones” apparel, will be available Friday at and Niketown in Las Vegas and New York. As for the shoe itself, it looks like Nike just changed the colorway and slapped “Bones” across the tongue of their “Nike Free Trainer 5.0″ model. An original pair of the Air Jordan 1′s sell for as much as $2,500 if they are in mint condition. Will the first Air Bones’ someday reach those collectible heights? The Bones collection won’t be as transcendent as the Jordan line, but it is a monumental step towards the mainstream for Jones and MMA. Jones will officially debut his new gear at UFC 159 when he defends his 205-pound crown against Chael Sonnen.

Jon Jones: ‘Chael Sonnen Has Done Steroids Throughout His Whole Career’

UFC light heavyweight king Jon Jones (pictured) has taken quite a bit of heat the past few days for how he behaved during Saturday’s face-to-face interview with Chael Sonnen. While Jones didn’t care to chop it up – or even make eye contact, for that matter – with his chatty challenger during “The Ultimate Fighter 17 Finale,” Jones had plenty to say about Sonnen on this...

Jon Jones addresses Chael: “I realize through experience that talking trash does nothing for the fight.”

On Saturday night at the TUF finale, we saw an awkward exchange between Chael Sonnen, Jon Jones and Jon Anik sandwiched in-between. Chael was spouting his usual schtick, while Bones was disturbingly quiet, looking down to the floor and responding with minimally-worded answers. The juxtaposition between the two fighters couldn’t have been more blatant. In fact, it almost seemed...

Jon Jones rips Chael Sonnen over TRT use

The build up for the upcoming UFC 159 fight between Jon Jones and Chael Sonnen may be the strangest in UFC history. After staying mum in a recent face-to-face, Jones is now unleashing a character assault through Twitter, hitting Sonnen where it hurts…his credibility.

Jon Jones Has His Own Nike Shoe

You know you’re an elite athlete when Nike gives you your own shoe. Welcome to the top of the food chain Jon Jones. Where can a brotha get a pair of these? Jon Jones “Chael’s Done Steroids“ Jon Jones Just Doing It In A Speedo

Jon Jones Just Doing It In A Speedo

UFC light heavyweight champion Jon “Bones” Jones gets in some laps in  at the pool all while being fan friendly “At The Same Damn Time” First Pictures From TUF 18 Tryouts Jones Gives Sonnen The Silent Treatment

Jon Jones: Chael Sonnen has been using steroids entire career

Jon Jones accused Chael Sonnen of using steroids his entire career and only seemed to give a light-hearted apology for making the statement. Jones and Sonnen will face each other on April 27 in New Jersey for Jones’ UFC light heavyweight championship belt. During an interview with “UFC Tonight” on Tuesday, Jones was asked why he hasn’t talked much trash leading up to the...

Jon Jones Says Chael Sonnen Doesn’t Have the Heart of a Champion

  It seems as if Jon Jones is ready to play some mind games of his own before his fight with Chael Sonnen. Jones, the UFC light heavyweight champion, usually takes the quiet approach in the days leading up to his fights, choosing not to give his opponents any source of motivation. His challenger Sonnen, has an opposing approach, usually taking any and every opportunity to aggressively...

Jon Jones Apologizes for Accusing Chael Sonnen of Steroid Abuse

Jon Jones (pictured) came under fire for refusing to acknowledge Chael Sonnen during a live face-to-face interview. However, just three days later, when his chatty challenger was nowhere in sight, he made some unfounded steroid accusations about Sonnen on “UFC Tonight.” “People know that Chael Sonnen has done steroids throughout his whole career and that’s probably why his...

Video: Jon Jones Claims “Chael’s Done Steroids His Whole Career”

UFC light-heavyweight champ Jon Jones joined ‘UFC Tonight’ hosts Kenny Florian and Dominick Cruz to discuss his upcoming title defense against Chael Sonnen. When asked to explain why he believed that Sonnen did not have the “soul of a champion”, Jones quickly replied stating that Chael’s steroid and TRT usage are to blame for that. Watch the clip below: “Chael Sonnen...

Jon Jones Apologizes For Accusing Chael Sonnen Of Being A Career Long Steroid User

This week on UFC Tonight Champion Jon Jones went on and accused opponent Chael Sonnen of being a life long steroid user.  Jones has since retracted that statement via his twitter page saying… He did not go on to say what had happened however.  Seems like Jon’s people are getting on him to keep a good image. UFC 159 Jones vs Sonnen extended preview Watch all fighter video blogs...

Dana White: Chael Sonnen is in Jon Jones’ Head

Light heavyweight king Jon Jones (pictured) came under some fire when he refused to make eye contact or even acknowledge Chael Sonnen was standing inches away from him during last Saturday’s live face-to-face interview. Jones made matters worse when he abruptly walked off camera before the session wrapped. Some fans thought Jones was being childish and unprofessional for not...

Jones On Sonnen’s Steroid Past

On UFC Tonight, Jon Jones appeared to get into the hype game in his own way. Jones had previously stated that his upcoming opponent Chael Sonnen lacked a “champion’s soul”. When asked to clarify, he replied with this; “People know that Chael Sonnen has done steroids throughout his whole career and that’s probably why his [...]

Jon Jones “Chael’s Done Steroids His Whole Career”

UFC Tonight’s Kenny Florian and guest analyst Dominick Cruz welcome UFC Light Heavyweight Champion Jon Jones to the show for an update on his fight with Chael Sonnen at UFC 159. Jon Jones Just Doing It In A Speedo First Pictures From TUF 18 Tryouts
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