Jones: Silva and I at completely different places


"I absolutely know that I am not unbeatable. There is no one that is unbeatable. I don't compare myself to Anderson Silva and the fight that he lost, it has nothing to do with me"

The Light Heavyweight champion (18-1) continued, explaining how the two are at completely different points in their respective MMA careers:

"Silva has been in the game for a long time and maybe he's at the end of his career, but I just turned 26 years-old -- [have] no injuries -- I am at the very beginning of my career. We are at completely different stages as far as drive and motivation."

Not wanting to call Silva's drive and determination into question, Jones caught himself and quickly clarified what he really meant to eliminate possible misinterpretation.

His take:

"I can't say drive or motivation, but we are at completely different levels in where we are at. He's been doing this for so long and I am just getting started."

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KingofBJJ site profile image  

9/12/13 12:20 AM by KingofBJJ

MMA is not a real sport.

Jetster site profile image  

9/11/13 3:30 PM by Jetster

keep watching this great sport, eventually you will understand...lmao

SQUEEZIE site profile image  

9/11/13 1:02 PM by SQUEEZIE

o really? twice the fighter? and no most ppl didnt think that.even if that is tru, what does that have to do with what you thought and what really happened? you were very wrong and even more wrong now...but its obvious by your sn that you know it all are never wrong.p.s. watch the last silva fight and watch some jbj fights before posting any more.

IhaveDSL'SforPettis site profile image  

9/11/13 11:07 AM by IhaveDSL'SforPettis

I actually thought Ben would grind out a decision, but I am glad Pettis won, will be an exciting champ. I think most people thought Ben would win actually.And Silva is twice the fighter Jon Jones is.

SQUEEZIE site profile image  

9/11/13 11:04 AM by SQUEEZIE

lol, you have imagination for sure. let me guess, you thought bendo "starches" pettis too rt.? or are you just super gay for pettis?

Aaron Becker site profile image  

9/11/13 9:04 AM by Aaron Becker

lol, keep dreaming

DoomFarmer site profile image  

9/11/13 2:13 AM by DoomFarmer


JerodR site profile image  

9/11/13 12:39 AM by JerodR

I don't even think Silva caught that....

Brian Rule site profile image  

9/11/13 12:37 AM by Brian Rule

Are UG Blog posts farmed out to India or China? Serious question

IhaveDSL'SforPettis site profile image  

9/11/13 12:31 AM by IhaveDSL'SforPettis

Oh and Silva starches Jones, he knows it, thats why he said he's not unbeatable. AM I THE ONLY ONE TO CATCH THAT?!?