Originally Posted by pistol-pete
He is not in the MMA class of Koscheck or GSP, but I do believe that GSP has transitioned wrestling to MMA much better than Kos, or for that matter anyone else outside of Couture. Couture sophocates with his Greco Skills, while GSP has perfect timing and speed to accomplish the highest takedown % in the UFC.
Even higher than Brock?
I know prior to Brock's fight with Couture, he was on record for landing 5 of every 6 attempts. I can only recall Randy stuffing 1 attempt and Mir not stuffing any attempts. Can't think of many people stuffing GSP though, so you may be right.