Originally Posted by CtGreat
Silva fears Weidman but he's brave enough to cut 15 more pounds than usual and fight the greatest WW of all time at 170 even though he is 37? It seems way more risky to drop weigh and fight a cardio whore like GSP then it does to fight the still relatively inexperienced Wiedman.
I do beleive he fears honing the sense that he sees it as a lose lose as it is a bad matchup vs a much younger stronger guy. If he wins no one will care if he loses everyone will care that's what I think he is afraid of.