Originally Posted by optimusjoel
Could you imagine a better foil to GSP then Nick? I could see the commercials now " where you at MF!". I completely understand the outrage on these forums over this, but it's not like Damien Maia getting a shot. Nick barely lost (razor thin) after he was already suppose to fight GSP.
Title shot after a loss due to popularity because of his mouth. A Chael Sonnen comparison fits better. Nick Diaz is a poor man's Chael Sonnen in terms of charisma.