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Jan 5, 2015 9:17 am

Jon Jones: ‘I Had To Earn Respect From The Wrestling Community’

Jon Jones has consistently proved doubters wrong when it comes to defending his light heavyweight title. The champ is known for often fighting where his opponent is comfortable in an attempt to prove to doubters that he is the best fighter on the planet. UFC 182 was no different, Jones fought in the clinch, where...

Jan 5, 2015 8:08 am

Jon Jones Daughter To DC: ‘We Tried To Warn You’

Ahead of UFC 182, Jon Jones made an Instagram video of his daughter, in which she said “DC, my dad’s going to beat you up. Guaranteed”. That post was made several months before the fight, and interestingly enough, a follow up post was made this week after Jones defeated Cormier via unanimous decision.

Jan 4, 2015 8:10 am

Jon Jones – Take your ‘break bones’ T’s back

Following a dominant 5 round performance against Daniel Cormier, Jon Jones spoke to Joe Rogan in the Octagon for his post-fight Octagon speech. Jones continued the verbal feud in his speech, going as far as apologizing for “being classless”. His words: “For everybody who bought a ‘Break Bones’ shirt, take it back now! You’re wasting...

Jan 4, 2015 12:20 am

Jon Jones: “I would fight Cain Velasquez in a heartbeat”

“I would fight Cain Velasquez in a heartbeat. I really would. I would love to fight AKA’s best athletes. I believe I can defeat them all, our team is the best in the world. “I really don’t even want to talk about heavyweight anymore. I’m making weight pretty good. When I do go to heavyweight,...

Jan 2, 2015 11:38 am

Jon Jones – “Athlete, Champion, And Christian. But Not Perfect”

“As a professional athlete, as a champion, as a Christian, and also as a person who’s not close to being perfect, I try to be a professional, and that’s why I have some great endorsements. But me, when I’m with my friends and family, I’m a real dude. I am just me. And for me...

Jan 2, 2015 10:46 am

Jon Jones Responds To Askren’s Criticism

Earlier in the week ONE FC welterweight champion Ben Askren jumped on the D.C. train and started lobbing insults at UFC champ Jon Jones. Taking to twitter, Askren stated, “Hey @dc_mma you know whats worse than 4th at the Olympics? 3rd to Matt Riddle at the state tourney! @JonnyBones” Reluctantly, Jon took to UFC media...

Jan 1, 2015 11:40 am

UFC 182: Jon Jones Pre-Fight Scrum

Jon Jones spoke to the media Wednesday about his UFC 182 main event fight opposite Daniel Cormier, whether he lied to the Nevada Athletic Commission about his Nike contract, staying calm during fights, the debate on athleticism between he and Cormier and much more.

Jan 1, 2015 5:01 am

30 Minutes With UFC Champion Jon Jones

Jon Jones talks about his mindset heading into UFC 182, the state of his rivalry with Daniel Cormier, his relationship with UFC brass, his public persona, and more.

Dec 31, 2014 6:45 pm

Jon Jones Defends His Words, Says He Didn’t Lie To The NSAC

“I saw that: ‘Technically, you lied under oath. I didn’t. I had several months left on the Nike contract, and when that fight happened, it sped up the process of my losing my Nike deal. I had like thousands of dollars of credit left on my Nike account that I never got to spend and...

Dec 31, 2014 4:30 am

The Exchange Preview: Jon Jones

UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones sat down with UFC correspondent Megan Olivi ahead of his UFC 182 main event title showdown with Daniel Cormier. Get a preview of the interview that can be seen only on UFC FIGHT PASS.

Dec 30, 2014 1:48 pm

Jon Jones: Who cares if I’m fake? I win fights”

“No one wants to be the bad guy, but a the same time, people tag me to be the bad guy, and I’ve learned to just let go. When I read my comments on Twitter and Instagram, I realize I really do inspire people, and people really appreciate who I am as a martial artist....

Dec 30, 2014 1:45 pm

QUICK TWITT | Askren Clowns Wrestling Credentials Of Jon Jones

OneFC welterweight champion, “Funky” Ben Askren isn’t one to shy away from a proper insult, and he didn’t do it this time either, when calling into question the wrestling credentials of Jon Jones. Check it: Hey @dc_mma you know whats worse than 4th at the Olympics? 3rd to Matt Riddle at the state tourney! @JonnyBones...

Dec 29, 2014 11:19 am

‘Warrior Code: Jon Jones’

Ahead of UFC 182 Jones vs. Cormier, get to know light heavyweight champion Jon Jones better with this ‘Warrior Code’.

Dec 29, 2014 8:58 am

Jon Jones Taught Anderson Silva “A Few Things” In Sparring Match

Following the UFC’s ‘The Time Is Now’ Press Conference last month, Jon Jones and Anderson Silva held a private sparring match in the UFC gym. The only footage of the sparring match was a picture (See that HERE), however, it has been greatly talked about since it went down. In addition, Silva said in a...

Dec 27, 2014 10:49 am

Dear DC – Jon Jones Isn’t A 50 Year Old Hendo

“Your last fight was against Dan Henderson. You beat a guy that was 50 years old. And now you’re stepping in there against a 27-year-old who’s going to come in there at 227 pounds — healthy, young and athletic. If he thinks he’s getting in there against a Dan Henderson, or that’s giving him any...

Dec 27, 2014 10:20 am

REPLAY! Watch Jon Jones Defeat Shogun In UFC Title Fight (Full)

Mercurially talented but largely untested at the elite level, 23-year-old Jon Jones nevertheless accepted the opportunity to challenge the fearsome “Shogun” Rua for the UFC light heavyweight title on six weeks’ notice. It was the start of the most dominant reign the 205 lbs division has ever seen.

Dec 24, 2014 11:06 am

Jon Jones, And His Toe, Immortalized On Jeopardy

UFC light-heavyweight champion Jon “Bones” Jones was immortalized on a recent airing of Jeopardy. See if the contestants passed their UFC question, by hitting play above.

Dec 24, 2014 10:47 am

PHOTO | Jon Jones, Anderson Silva Spar

Ahead of their January bouts, Anderson “The Spider” Silva and Jon “Bones” Jones sparred at UFC headquarters. Two legends, one ring. Who takes it? (IMAGE COURTESY JON JONES) I'll pick the winner on Christmas day! Use #TeamReebok pic.twitter.com/m2Vx7tWLYn — Jon Bones Jones (@JonnyBones) December 23, 2014

Dec 24, 2014 5:00 am

Joe Rogan Counts Down The Top 8 Jon Jones UFC Moments

UFC commentator Joe Rogan ranks the greatest victories of light heavyweight champions Jon Jone career on the Ultimate 8. Don’t miss Jon Jones upcoming fight against bitter rival Daniel Cormier at UFC 182.

Dec 23, 2014 2:47 pm

Jon Jones Hoping For Peaceful Resolution Following Cormier Bout

“I think a lot of times when you get a fight that’s personal it motivates the athletes. No one wants to lose to someone you don’t like.” “I’m sure when I beat him he won’t like me too much,” Jones said of Cormier. “I could see me and Daniel having a respectful relationship after the...

Dec 23, 2014 11:29 am

Daniel Cormier: “This is everything to me – I’m better than Jon Jones”

“I believe I’m tougher than him. I believe I want it more. I want to be the champion. I believe I’m better. For all that Jon Jones is, for all the greatness, I just believe I’m better,” Cormier said. “I believe there’s just more fight in this dog than the one that’s in Albuquerque. There’s...

Dec 23, 2014 11:23 am

Jon Jones: “I believe that I’ll come out on top”

“It’s hard to say how the fight’s going to go. I’m predicting that the fight will be extremely entertaining and I believe that I’ll come out on top. “Ultimately records are for DJ’s and technically I’m undefeated, as well, so I don’t really worry about him being undefeated. It’s really about who competes better at...