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Video: Jon Jones Shows Off His Flying Knee

I was very excited for the Jones vs Gustafsson rematch but I am pretty damn excited to see him take on Daniel Cormier! The more these two exchange words the more interesting this fight gets. Any early predictions?? Sh*t got real between Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier Watch all fighter video blogs at Intravid.com
Via Tito Couture
16 hours ago  |  Discuss

Daniel Cormier on Jon Jones: I like his heel persona

Jon Jones has engaged in a trash talking game with Daniel Cormier leading up to their Sept. 27 fight, which is something unusual for the champ. Jones doesn’t typically talk before a fight, instead leaving most of that to his opponents (think Chael Sonnen). Cormier thinks that’s a sign that the champ is a little […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
22 hours ago  |  Discuss

Jon Jones responds to Daniel Cormier: ‘Oh shut up please’

The beef between Daniel Cormier and Jon Jones is real. Cormier was serving as an analyst for UFC on FOX 12 Saturday and talked about his upcoming fight with Jones. Cormier tooted his own horn, boasting about how he could beat Bones. “I tell you fans: I have the skill, I have the confidence, I […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Alexander Gustafsson Needs Knee Surgery, Likes Jones Over Cormier

The week didn’t quite go how UFC light heavyweight top contender Alexander Gustafsson (pictured) had envisioned, but it could have been much worse. Gustafsson tore the meniscus in his right knee earlier this week during a sparring session, which cost him a rematch against reigning 205-pound king Jon Jones. “I’m disappointed I can’t fight, but this is not the end, it’s...
Via 5thRound.com
4 days ago  |  Discuss

UFC 178: Out Gustafsson in Cormier

Undefeated Daniel Cormier (left) and light heavyweight champion Jon Jones(right) And just when you thought you were going to see the biggest rematch in the UFC this year, the MMA gods had bigger plans in store for you. They laughed at your wanting and wishing, they scoffed at your feeling of entitlement and they crushed your dreams of an encore. But don’t worry my fans and friends...
Via isportsweb.com
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Vitor Belfort, Chael Sonnen in Front of NSAC, UFC on Fox Preview

Brian and Steve are back for the MMA podcast as they talk about Vitor Belfort and Chael Sonnen going in front of the NSAC, Sonnen getting suspended with Belfort now facing Chris Weidman at UFC 181 on December 6th, Jon Jones now facing Daniel Cormier for the UFC light heavyweight championship in September, Conor McGregor’s win and his next fight which has been announced, Gina Carano...
Via Between The Ropes
5 days ago  |  Discuss

The build to the Jon Jones-Daniel Cormier fight will be awesome

UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones was supposed to defend his title against Alexander Gustafsson on September 27th in a rematch of their incredible fight from last year. But Gustafsson was forced to pull out of the fight due to a knee injury, and undefeated former US Olympian Daniel Cormier has stepped up to replace him in the fight against Jones. And while the actual fight...
Via Awful Announcing
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Sh*t Got Real Between Jon Jones And Daniel Cormier

I’ll be honest, at first I was pretty upset to hear the news about Alexander Gustafsson being forced out of his scheduled rematch against champion Jon Jones at UFC 178.  That is a huge fight and though I am equally as interested in Jones vs Cormier I was prepared for that fight to be next assuming JBJ got past Alexander.  But after this and how fired up DC is about the fight...
Via Tito Couture
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Gus out: DC vs Jones at UFC 178 for 205lbs Title

  Daniel Cormier on when he found out about the Jon Jones title fight: “I got on the scale at 6:45 AM this morning because I had six donuts yesterday. Right then I got a text from Lorenzo Fertitta. I thought, ‘This can’t be good.’ Lorenzo offered me the fight. I got with my coaches we all agreed to […]
Via MMA PRIME
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Jon Jones calls Daniel Cormier ‘fresh meat’ over Twitter

Daniel Cormier is finally getting his wish and will have a shot to fight Jon Jones at the main event at UFC 178 in Las Vegas on Sept. 27, and the trash talk has already begun for the two. Alexander Gustafsson was originally scheduled to face Jones in a rematch of their fight at UFC […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Gustafsson tears meniscus, Cormier steps in to take on Jones at UFC 178

Remember that “epic” rematch scheduled for September between Jon Jones and Alexander Gustafsson? Not gonna happen. Not yet anyway. Earlier this evening, it was revealed by world-renowned MMA journo extraordinaire Ariel Helwani that Gustafsson had torn his meniscus while training for his highly anticipated rematch with Jones. Enter Daniel Cormier. DC made it known that he was...
Via Fight Booth
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Jon Jones Tells Daniel Cormier: “I Hope Your Ready To Come Home To Daddy”

Earlier today, the UFC announced that Alexander Gustafsson suffered a knee injury in training and Jon Jones would now defend the UFC light heavyweight title against Daniel Cormier. Jones apparently fired the shot at Cormier in the build up to the highly anticipated fight. Jones apparently sent Cormier a direct message on Twitter. Cormier then posted a message on Twitter saying he...
Via Between The Ropes
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Alexander Gustafsson Suffers Injury, Daniel Cormier To Challenge Jon Jones At UFC 178

Jon Jones wanted to fight Daniel Cormier first instead of a rematch with Alexander Gustafsson. He will now get his wish. The UFC announced a short time ago that Gustafsson has suffered a knee injury in training and Daniel Cormier will step in to face light heavyweight champion Jon Jones at UFC 178 in September. Cormier is undefeated in 15 fights last competed at UFC 173 in May when...
Via Between The Ropes
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Daniel Cormier replaces Gustafsson, will fight Jon Jones

The most anticipated light heavyweight rematch in UFC history will once again have to wait. On Wednesday, it was announced Alexander Gustafsson has to withdraw from his September 27 sequel against champion Jon Jones due to undisclosed injury. Don’t rip up your UFC 178 tickets just yet. Daniel Cormier (pictured) has agreed to serve as substitute. It’s no secret there’s no love...
Via 5thRound.com
6 days ago  |  Discuss

UFC 178: So far so good

On the heels of what may have been one of the most memorable fight cards in UFC, scratch that, MMA history, the biggest fight organization in the world has decided to follow that up by stacking the UFC 178 fight card with big rematches, bigger comebacks and bad blood. Though UFC 178 is still a couple months away on September 27, it is already turning out to be a card with many intriguing...
Via isportsweb.com
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Jon Jones Showers Off Outside

Champion Jon Jones is back in Albuquerque, New Mexico training for his epic rematch against Swedish star Alexander Gustafsson at UFC 178.  This is going to be a huge event and one every fight fan should be excited for.  Will be difficult to live up to the first fight and the champion is working hard to make sure it doesn’t. Some young fans meet Jon Jones outside of Jackson’s...
Via Tito Couture
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Pre-sale event poster for UFC 178 released; Poirier vs. McGregor set for co-main event

Sorry Kings of Leon. The Nashville based rock band was originally slated to play the MGM Grand Garden arena as a stop on their 2014 Mechanical Bull Tour on Saturday September 27th. Unfortunately for them, big fights take precedence over everything else in Las Vegas. The particular fight in question pits the longest reigning champion in the UFC today, Jon Jones, against his toughest...
Via Fight Booth
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Jones vs Gustafsson 2 Press Tour Starts 7/24

JONES vs. GUSTAFSSON TITLE REMATCH HEADS TO MGM GRAND GARDEN ARENA IN LAS VEGAS UFC® 178: JONES vs. GUSTAFSSON 2 SATURDAY, SEPT. 27 – LIVE ON PAY-PER-VIEW TICKETS ON SALE FRIDAY, AUG. 1 AT 10 A.M. PT Multi-City Press Tour Also Announced Las Vegas – The UFC® announced today that the highly anticipated rematch between UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones and No...
Via BadCulture
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Some Young Fans Meet Jon Jones Outside Of Jackson’s

These kids waited outside the world renowned gym for a chance to get a look at the pound for pound best and UFC light heavyweight champ Jon Jones.  Jones is back in Albuquerque, New Mexico to begin training for his rematch with his toughest test to date Alexander Gustafsson.  Rumor is Jone’s did not train very hard in their first encounter but I doubt he will make that mistake...
Via Tito Couture
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Jon Jones Goes On A Shopping Spree

Looks like Jon is having fun spending some of his cash on Sunglasses as he celebrates his birthday. Pretty scary to think about all that Jon has accomplished at just 27 years of age and I have a feeling there are many more accomplishments ahead for the champ. Happy Birthday to the pound for pound king! P4P king hangs with his posters Watch all fighter video blogs at Intravid.com
Via Tito Couture
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Floyd Mayweather Thinks Ronda Rousey Is A Guy

Floyd Mayweather and Ronda Rousey are quite arguably the two biggest names in combat sports. Mayweather is the biggest name in boxing and is 46-0 and is scheduled to rematch Marcos Maidana on September 13 in Las Vegas. Rousey, who is the biggest name in the UFC, just defeated Alexis Davis 10 days ago at UFC 175. In an interview with USA TODAY boxing editor Bob Velin to promote the...
Via Between The Ropes
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Alexander Gustafsson Voted Second Sexiest Man In Sweden

If he is able to beat Jon Jones this fall you think he will get bumped up to number 1? Alexander Gustafsson chokes out his manager Alexander Gustafsson in the gym  
Via Tito Couture
17 days ago  |  Discuss

‘UFC 178: Jones vs. Gustafsson II’ Moves to Las Vegas

Vegas, baby. Vegas! Sorry, Canada. You will not be hosting September 27th’s highly anticipated rematch between reigning UFC light heavyweight king Jon Jones (pictured) and Alexander Gustafsson. During Friday’s special edition of “UFC Tonight,” UFC president Dana White announced the 205-pound shootout will take place in Las Vegas. Mandalay Bay Events Center or the larger MGM...
Via 5thRound.com
25 days ago  |  Discuss

The Jones Brothers Invade Vegas For Brother Arthur’s Bachelor Party

Hope Jon doesn’t get in any trouble this weekend since there is not shortage of UFC fans at the Fan Expo who would love to out the champ if given the chance. Looks like Jon Jones is excited for the weekend Not a bad view…
Via Tito Couture
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Steve Austin wants to see UFC's Jon Jones get his ass kicked

Stone Cold Steve Austin is a big fan of the UFC, but he has a serious problem with the current light heavyweight champion. For whatever reason, Stone Cold does not like Jon Jones. During a lengthy interview with Ariel Helwani on “The MMA Hour,” Stone Cold ripped Jones for being a hypocrite who is “living […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
27 days ago  |  Discuss
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