JDS's length, power and commitment to body shots could give Jones fits. The only opponent we've really seen to go to Jones's body was Gustaffson and it played a big part in his success.
Cain sets a ruthless pace and we've seen Jones tire in later rounds before. And that's without a heavyweight grinding him up against the cage, leaning on him and pounding on him. I also think that Cain could take him down with relative ease, and we haven't really seen Jones on his back in his career.
Werdum, Overeem, Browne and Bigfoot all present challenges that Jones hasn't really had to deal with. While Jones is supremely talented and it's definitely not a lock to say "X heavyweight would beat him purely because he's a heavyweight and Jones isn't" by the same token you can't proclaim that Jones is a lock to beat any given heavyweight based on his achievements at LHW either.
Machida got rocked twice in the Jones fight. He got rocked coming in which lead to Jones being able to take him down. He got rocked the second time right before he was choked out.
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