All relevant parties want Rampage vs. Teixeira

source: twitter
 

After pushing his unbeaten streak to 17 with a win over Fabio Maldonado Saturday night, Glover Teixeira wants to fight Quinton Jackson next. The two were scheduled to fight at UFC 153, before an injury forced "Rampage" off the card.

“I’d like to fight Quinton Jackson,” said Teixeira. “I never talked s--- about him. He was my idol. I loved that guy coming up in Pride, but he says I was talking bad about him. I’m not talking bad about him. I’m not afraid of no man."

Rampage is game, just moments ago Twittering:

Quinton Jackson ‏@Rampage4real
Yo @danawhite set up that fight with Glover please! Lets give him what he wants..fans I won't let u down #fightofthenight

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Rampage's tweet should put to rest discussion that Jackson no longer has heart for the game. The list of fighters that were not interested in facing Glover Teixeira inlcudes some mighty names.

And what did @danawhite think?

Dana White @danawhite
Sounds good bro

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Chris27 site profile image  

10/15/12 11:49 AM by Chris27

I would like to see it to see Glover take out page but the people thinking this is gonna be a stand up war are nuts.WHats Rampages weakness? Glover would take him down and look to beat him up and sub him. Dude caught Glover with a shot, Page can land a big left hook and take Glover out, I dont think Glover would play around.So Glover would take him down and look to win and Page would bitch saying I thought he would bang with him and he just took me down.

fightharder site profile image  

10/15/12 7:18 AM by fightharder

Totally disagree with you. But lets see what happens. I really do think this is a no brainer for the UFC. Glover obviously wants it, Rampage does as well and it is a fan friendly fight. I also think Glover has all the tools to destroy Rampage but Glover might possible be the type of fighter then resparks Rampage love for fighting.   I really do not see any losers in this fight apart from the relevence for title contention (it would be a little suspect to claim that Glover deserved a titleshot after a potential W against Rampage, at this moment in time.)

GayGuardMooseSaucy site profile image  

10/15/12 4:09 AM by GayGuardMooseSaucy

So he called Glover out after Glover called him out on the PPV?

SonOfThePeepHole site profile image  

10/15/12 3:53 AM by SonOfThePeepHole

Rampage would not have beaten the glover that showed up last night

SKARHEAD site profile image  

10/15/12 3:10 AM by SKARHEAD

Again...Glover showd he is a total sucker for the left hook. I think he will continue to be. Bad news if you're fighting Rampage

303 site profile image  

10/15/12 1:37 AM by 303

That has fight of the night or KO of the night written all over it. PLus Glover will be able to get a little revenge for Chuck. I say Glover wins rd 2.

tjmitchiscool site profile image  

10/15/12 1:23 AM by tjmitchiscool

Rampage has a decent chance...Tex doesn't look as bad now...Maldonado even had him shook at one point

stonepony site profile image  

10/15/12 1:09 AM by stonepony

Rampage will just whine and cry after he loses.

Bry Bry site profile image  

10/15/12 12:38 AM by Bry Bry

i see no way Glover can take Rampage down...

MMALOGIC site profile image  

10/15/12 12:15 AM by MMALOGIC

rampage couldnt beat ryan bader but somehow he's now gonna beat this monster?  yes I know he was "injured" just like every other fight he's lost.    Rampage couldnt KO or finish forrest or Jardine... 2 guys who go unconscious against a strong wind.  Rampage isnt a threat anymore.



 

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