Originally Posted by The Donosaur
Then he shouldn't be champion of that weak division.
I guess he could vacate the belt and let Weidman fight someone for the vacant strap, but would you consider the winner of that the best MW in the world? That's what the belt is supposed to signify, but it would be pretty hard to get anyone to believe it. Maybe do an interim belt so he can go fight GSP and JBJ, then come back and unify them but even that seems pretty pointless to me.