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12-08-2012, 09:36 PM
William H Bonney
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Originally Posted by Frank the Tank View Post
You know it is going to be trotted out when a young up and coming fighter beats a legend. It helps put over the young star in the making and will only help the UFC market Rory in the future.
It's not that it's unexpected, it's just lazy. Play up the young prospect beating a fading legend as expected, fine, but it's not necessary to act as if it's a changing of the guard at 170 or anything. Rory comes off as a tool anyway so market him as a villain.

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