BJ Penn vs GSP-The rematch
- 01-28-2009, 04:24 PM
- 01-28-2009, 05:24 PM
i love em both but i am going to root for BJ because he is moving up in weight same would be for gsp if he moved up to fight Anderson
01-28-2009, 06:06 PM
01-28-2009, 06:13 PM
01-28-2009, 06:18 PM
01-29-2009, 12:02 AM
01-29-2009, 09:44 AM
GSP -VS- The Spider what a fight that would make! I had read Anderson was thinking of retiring. That would suck! I hope he fights long enough to make his way through the 205 ranks. He just destroyed James Irvin ironic put the "Sand Man" tooooo sleeeeep.
01-29-2009, 12:47 PM
BJ is my boy and as much as I want him to win, I'm thinking GSP has a "better" chance at taking it. I'll be rooting and hollering for BJ all the way, but GSP has advanced quite a bit since their last encounter.
Here's hoping for a Penn victory.
NSCA - CSCS
01-29-2009, 01:03 PM
I think that from the last fight, when considering both fighters, GSP developed a slight bit more than did BJ. So, considering he won the first one, I'll give the second one to him again.
I'd just look at both Matt Serra bouts for GSP. First one, tittle lost. Second one, destroyed Matt Serra. And both happened after BJ fight. So I'll stick with GSP on this one, and I feel like the only way he may lose is if he gets caught by a punch, which yes, could very well happen, but I still give the overall edge to GSP.
01-29-2009, 01:09 PM
damn did you guys see the primetime episode last night shows how much both of them really really want this
01-29-2009, 01:46 PM
01-29-2009, 01:50 PM
01-29-2009, 01:51 PM
01-29-2009, 01:55 PM
01-29-2009, 03:48 PM
But as far as someone who is knowledgeable on the sport, Randy would be on the top of that list IMO.
01-29-2009, 03:55 PM
01-29-2009, 04:38 PM
01-29-2009, 08:50 PM
01-29-2009, 09:08 PM
Well BJ penn is my fav, I like GSP too, but I think GSP is so mentally ****ed up that BJ is gonna land a couple good shots, then GSP is gonna doubt himself which will lead him to his defeat.
01-29-2009, 11:20 PM
From my preliminary psycological evaluations gsp talks alot about "either i win or i go to the hospital, or i win and go to the hospital"... wierd stuff going on in his head. He talks about bj and what bj does and says.
Bj on the other hand says "im going to win, im going to kill gsp" and while gsp talks about bj, bj talks about bj.
All the focus is on BJ, to the people who arent in the ring, we think its GSP's fight all the way, either to win or lose cause he has the tools and the size.
Coming from the fighters mouths id have to say bj but it just doesnt make sense on paper.
01-30-2009, 12:55 PM
^^^^ gotta agree on that. The mental toughness is probably the most important thing a fighter can have in his arsenal. And considering GSP knows that BJ gave him an ass-whooping last time....that's going to mentally screw with him. GSP looked like the freakin elephant man after their last encounter, while BJ went out an partied afterward.
01-30-2009, 04:22 PM
01-30-2009, 04:39 PM
I am Canadian and picking GSP not because of heritage but cause I believe he wins this. I also feel BJ is mouthy and needs to be taught a lesson. I know alot of Canadians feel this way also! It's gonna be wild at the pup that night.
P.S. also really looking forwar to the Machida-Silva fight. I"m for Machida....UD.
01-30-2009, 04:56 PM
Many people going with BJ in a sure-fire manner; I think it is the opposite. BJ can realistically only expect to stop Georges on the feet, and that did not happen in the first fight. I think many people are basing their opinion on GSP's suspect chin based off of one fight, and that is, well, a bit suspect. Throughout the UFC, and even back in the UCC/TKO days, GSP's chin has not been an issue - one fight does not a suspect chin make.
Also, BJ destroyed GSP standing in the first round of their first fight, with no avail in terms of a knockdown. He [GSP] did not 'quit', and proceeded to win the next two RDs via TDs and ground control. I think GSP will pass BJ's guard, and BJ's underestimation of how much GSP's wrestling has progressed will haunt him. GSP RD3.
01-30-2009, 05:05 PM
that's nothing different BJ Always talks about BJ. I've never met GSP but i've met BJ and even had the great pleasure of being invited to train with him. This was years ago when i trained with Charles Ralphs Brother (Bj's first coach) One of the Things that JD says I think is very true GSP is an ATHLETE and a great one. BJ is a FIGHTER
01-30-2009, 05:07 PM
01-30-2009, 05:13 PM
I will bet you a rep Mixedup that GSP will pass BJ's guard.
01-30-2009, 05:16 PM
01-30-2009, 05:21 PM
dang!.what a great hype for this fight gentlemen.i like the pts. from both corners here.tommorrow the show starts!..i can imagine the great anticipation gentlemen!..what a match-up!
01-30-2009, 05:33 PM
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