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Jon Jones Pushes Back Against Lance Armstrong Comparisons

Jon Jones has been called the “Lance Armstrong of MMA” due to their career accomplishments being shrouded with controversy, but Jones believes there is no comparison at all and that USADA’s different treatment of the two proves it. Lance Armstrong was once a figure that transcended the sport of cycling...

Demetrious Johnson Believes Jon Jones Is The MMA GOAT

Demetrious Johnson believes Jon Jones is the MMA GOAT. For years, one of the biggest questions in all of MMA is who is the GOAT? After Khabib Nurmagomedov retired, the debate only heated up. Normally when people bring up MMA GOAT, the names that are brought up are Georges St-Pierre,...

Jon Jones Responds to Daniel Cormier: I Was Proven Innocent

There’s nothing to get Jon Jones in front of a computer and logged into social media like a past rival discrediting his accomplishments. It should come as no surprise that this past rival was none other than the loquacious Daniel Cormier, who is never one to hold back his true...

Daniel Cormier Reiterates Why Jon Jones Can Never Be The GOAT

As you might have guessed, Daniel Cormier still does not believe Jon Jones is the GOAT. The bad blood between Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier has been well documented for several years now, so it is nothing new or out of the ordinary for Daniel Cormier to issue remarks that...

Mike Winkeljohn Explains How Jon Jones Would Beat Heavyweight Champion Stipe Miocic

Mike Winekljohn is confident his pupil, Jon Jones would defeat Stipe Miocic. Jones has hinted at a move to heavyweight for quite some time now. So, if he does move up, Winkeljohn believes Jones beats Miocic on the ground and on the feet. “It’s a tough one. Stipe is a great...

Israel Adesanya Claims He’s ‘The A-Side’ In Potential Jon Jones Fight

Israel Adesanya believes he would be the A-side if he were to fight Jon Jones. For years now, Adesanya and Jones have trash-talked one another and many thought a fight would happen. Yet, it still hasn't come to fruition, but if Adesanya wins the light heavyweight title, then perhaps the...

UFC Rankings Report: Does Khabib Get His Wish to Be #1 P4P?

The UFC rankings have been updated following UFC 254! Check out all the changes below! Men’s Pound for Pound: Khabib Nurmagomedov gets his wish and unseats Jon Jones as the #1 pound-for-pound fighter in the world after submitting Justin Gaethje at UFC 254. Justin Gaethje dropped three spots to #10,...

Dana White Reacts After Jon Jones Admits To Hiding From NSAC Drug Testers

Jon Jones recently confirmed that he did indeed hide under a cage to avoid drug-testers from the Nevada State Athletic Commission in 2010. For several years the story had been something of an urban myth in the MMA world. Jones admitted to the story during a Twitter back-and-forth with...

Israel Adesanya Gets Specific On When Jon Jones Fight Will Happen

UFC middleweight champion Israel Adesanya has now gotten more specific on when in 2021 he would like to fight Jon Jones. It is now quite public that Israel Adesanya and former light heavyweight king Jon Jones have no love lost for one another, with the two being involved in a...

Daniel Cormier Explains Why Jon Jones Should Fight Israel Adesanya ‘Sooner Than Later’

Daniel Cormier believes Jon Jones should fight Israel Adesanya sooner rather than later. After Adesanya TKO'd Paulo Costa at UFC 253, the trash talk between Jones and Adesanya only increased. Many thought a fight would be next, yet "The Last Stylebender" has made it clear he wants to clear his...

Jon Jones Reveals Why He Hid Under Cage From Drug Testers

Most MMA fans have heard the story about Jon Jones allegedly hiding from Nevada State Athletic Commission drug testers. Some versions of the tale state that Jones hid under a cage for 8 hours to avoid being drug-tested. The story has been something of an urban legend for years...

Coach: Israel Adesanya Has ‘Heart Set’ On Fighting Jon Jones

Eugene Bareman, the head coach of Israel Adesanya, says his pupil is set on fighting Jon Jones. For the last couple of months, Adesanya and Jones have been talking back and forth and it was expected they would meet in 2021. Yet, after "The Last Stylebender" beat Paulo Costa at...

Jon Jones & Israel Adesanya Take Shots At One Another On Twitter

Following his victory over Paulo Costa at UFC 253, Israel Adesanya reiterated that he still wants to "f**k up Jon Jones." This led to the former UFC Light Heavyweight Champion saying that he would "literally tear one of his arms off." Adesanya has teased a move up to light...

Jon Jones vs. Israel Adesanya Odds Differ Widely Across Sportsbooks

How big of a favorite is Jon Jones over Israel Adesanya? Well, that depends on whom you ask. Talks of a potential Jon Jones vs. Israel Adesanya bout began to quiet down somewhat leading up to UFC 253, with Jones announcing a move up to heavyweight and all eyes and...

Daniel Cormier Believes Jon Jones Teasing Return To 205 Means He Didn’t Want To Fight Dominick Reyes

Daniel Cormier has an interesting theory on Jon Jones hinting a return to light heavyweight following Jan Blachowicz becoming the new champion. Following Jones' controversial decision win over Dominick Reyes at UFC 247, many thought a rematch would be next. Yet, Jones vacated the belt and said he would be...