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  • 12 days ago
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We can officially stop talking about the Chandler Jones vs. Jon Jones mixed martial arts (MMA) fight. That's because the star defensive end would likely lose his NFL contract, according to the New England Patriots Vice President of Media Relations, who insists the Super Bowl champs won't stop a potential charity fight between the two brothers. But also tells TMZ that it won't come without a price. "It's not a matter of if we'd allow Chandler to fight his brother. We can't stop the players from d read news >>

  • a month ago
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Jon Jones is not a cocaine addict ... he told you so. Now, Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC), which made a big boo-boo and tested Jones for street drugs (cocaine) out-of-competition ahead of his UFC 182 main event against Daniel Cormier on Jan. 3, 2015, has given "Bones" a clean bill of blood and urine for the sample he provided on fight night. Marc Raimondi at MMAFighting.com has the scoop: "Jones' post-fight carbon isotope ratio (CIR) test reportedly returned clean last week. And Jones w read news >>

  • a month ago
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UFC star Jon "Bones" Jones was fined $25,000 Saturday for violating the mega MMA promotion company's athlete code of conduct policy. An official news release through UFC.com confirmed the report of Jones' punishment: The UFC announced today that it has fined light heavyweight champion Jon Jones $25,000 for violating the organization's Athlete Code of Conduct policy. Jones tested positive for cocaine during an out-of-competition drug test conducted by the Nevada Athletic Commission on Dec. 4, 201 read news >>

  • a month ago
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Jon Jones' striking coach Brandon Gibson gives us an update on "Bones" after his tumultuous week. read news >>

  • a month ago
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Imagine if injury rehab was as efficient as drug rehab? It would be an entirely different sport. Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) light heavyweight champion Jon Jones checked himself into a drug rehabilitation facility last week, following news that he tested positive for cocaine metabolites prior to his UFC 182 title defense in Las Vegas. But it was less of a stay and more of a publicity stunt layover. In fact, "Bones" was in and out within 24 hours, according to his mother Camille, who als read news >>

  • a month ago
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Jon Jones has always been a fighter that has elicited strong emotions amongst mixed martial arts fans, and now a failed random drug test for cocaine has ignited a firestorm of fan-created media on the internet. Here is some of that output. Jon Jones tested positive for cocaine metabolites at the start of December and the news has just hit the internet. When the pound for pound best fighter in the world gets caught powdering his nose, there's bound to be an epic amount of fallout. Most of it (the read news >>

  • a month ago
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"I think obviously this is going to hurt his image and a lot of the other things he has going on outside of the Octagon for his brand, but this is an opportunity for him to do what's best for him and his family right now. That's the No. 1 priority and knowing Jon personally I don't think there's anything this kid can't overcome. It's going to be difficult. It's certainly going to be negative for his image. After the [Cormier] fight [Jones] did some interviews where I thought a lot of people real read news >>

  • a month ago
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And the reaction was mixed to say the least. Earlier today (Tues., Jan. 6, 2015) news broke that Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) light heavyweight champion, Jon Jones, tested positive for cocaine metabolites prior to his title defense against Daniel Cormier, which went down last weekend (Sat. Jan. 3, 2015) at UFC 182. Not only was the mixed martial arts (MMA) community caught off guard with the revelation, but surprised and downright flabbergasted that the news was made public after his cha read news >>

  • a month ago
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As much Joker as Batman, Jones has molded himself into the hero as well as the villain. And now he's staking his claim as the greatest of all time. What makes the psychology of Jones the man so integral to Jones the fighter? To paraphrase and mangle the great Mr. Campbell, a fighter ventures forth from the world of common day into a region of supernatural violence: fabulous forces are there encountered and a decisive victory is won: the fighter comes back from this attritive adventure with the p read news >>

  • a month ago
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For a man who's just entering his heyday, 27-year-old UFC light heavyweight champ Jon Jones could have the most fruitful year of his illustrious career in store for him in 2015. Bones began the year the way he envisioned it and defended his belt for the eighth consecutive time by outlasting second-ranked and previously unbeaten Daniel Cormier in the main event of UFC 182 on Saturday. Aside from some swelling on his face, Jones (21-1) emerged from his captivating clash with Cormier, a former Olym read news >>

  • a month ago
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After a unanimous decision against Daniel Cormier in a fight he controlled most of the way, Jon Jones once again proved he is the best pound-for-pound fighter in the UFC. While many folks couldn't wait to see Jones do battle with the two-time Olympic wrestler, it was Jones who proved definitively that he was the superior fighter. That means for UFC fans, there are really two fights left they likely want to see more than any other possibilities—a matchup against heavyweight Cain Velasquez and a r read news >>

  • a month ago
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At UFC 182, Jon “Bones” Jones retained his UFC light heavyweight title and defended it for a record eighth time. He proved once again why he is the pound-for-pound best fighter in the world in defeating one of his most formidable foes to date, Daniel Cormier. A lot went well for the champion at UFC 182. Many wondered if Cormier would be able to get past the 12-inch reach advantage and either knock Jones out or score a big takedown. Jones used his sizable reach advantage to keep the challenger at read news >>

  • a month ago
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It wasn't enough for Jon "Bones" Jones to simply defeat his rival Daniel Cormier on Saturday at UFC 182. Jones had to make a statement with his win. We all knew that Jones had a six-inch height advantage and 12-inch reach advantage over Cormier. Some expected that to be the key to Jones' success. There were some parts of the fight where Jones did a great job controlling distance. However, for the most part, the fight was fought in close quarters. One look at the numbers presented by Jason Floyd read news >>

  • a month ago
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Jon "Bones" Jones and Daniel "DC" Cormier have a plethora of skills between them, but they both have a specific quality that they need to accentuate if they hope to win Saturday's main event at UFC 182. Jones is already the longest-reigning light heavyweight champion in UFC history, and Cormier is a two-time Olympian with an undefeated professional MMA record. If the fight credentials weren't enough to make this a must-see fight, the fact that both men hate each other only makes this bout more c read news >>

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