Originally posted on FOX Sports  |  Last updated 10/17/12
Well. That sure didn't take long. On Tuesday, UFC president Dana White revealed to the Los Angeles Times that arguably the best pound-for-pound fighter in the organization, Jon "Bones" Jones, will oppose the organization's undisputed biggest mouth, Chael Sonnen, in what ought to be an epic 17th season of "The Ultimate Fighter" reality show. The show will culminate when the two fight each other for Jones' light heavyweight belt in April. On Wednesday, in a hastily thrown together conference call, the war of words, which has been brewing for months on Twitter and which will be a constant drumbeat in the background of all things UFC for the next six months, began in earnest. The first volley of trash talk was fired across the bow 3 minutes and 4 seconds into the conference call. But amazingly, it didn't come from Sonnen, the man who likes to call himself "The American Gangster." The first fighter to spit venom was the 25-year-old son of a preacher. "I'm a championship fighter," J...
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