Originally Posted by H0SS
C'mon man, that argument is just plain stupid. Why is being the top contender not enough? Even if Anderson signs a fight agreement tomorrow, the MW title won't have been defended for almost a year by the time he fights. You want him to sit out longer while Weidman (or whoever) can impress you in another fight so that you can get more excited for the title-match?
What the fuck ever happened to champions taking on the best available competition? Why has it become ok for champions to duck the top contenders and cherry-pick the opponents for their title defenses?
At this point I blame the contingent of ignorant fans as much as the fighters and match-makers....
I can't see him being the best because he beat Munoz or Maia. Vitor could have done that on his lunch break. If he can beat Vitor, he's the man.