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Old 10-24-2009, 01:22 PM
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3 fighters on one card didn't make weight, thats pathetic.
they must have been hitting the el pollo loco's too much down there in LA ....
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Old 10-24-2009, 06:48 PM
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What is it with these young guys not being able to make weight? Too much partying, or is there a serious problem, like building up too much weight and having to cut it too fast?

What do you guys think it is?
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Old 10-24-2009, 06:51 PM
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I guess this means that Rumble will be Matt's next opponent.
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Old 10-24-2009, 07:21 PM
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I guess this means that Rumble will be Matt's next opponent.
That's ridiculous - that would mean Matt actually gets advance notice of who he's fighting
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Old 10-24-2009, 07:37 PM
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That's ridiculous - that would mean Matt actually gets advance notice of who he's fighting
O, I'm not saying that's who Matt will be scheduled to fight, I'm just saying that when _________ pulls out of the fight 1 day early due to a eyelash injury, Rumble's the man who'll step in & ben uable to cut those last few 10 lbs.
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Old 10-24-2009, 09:02 PM
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Dudes are trying to cut down too far that is the problem.


Weight cutting has become such a huge part of the sport guys are relying on being smaller instead of being better.
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Old 10-24-2009, 11:13 PM
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Dudes are trying to cut down too far that is the problem.


Weight cutting has become such a huge part of the sport guys are relying on being smaller instead of being better.
This captures the problem to a large extent. If Johnson really is walking around at a fairly solid 220, cutting to 170 is not only un