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JON JONES RUMORS & GOSSIP

Jon Jones thinks he can beat Cain Velasquez

Jon Jones has flirted with the idea of moving up to heavyweight, and now he feels pretty comfortable with pursuing that goal. In fact, Jones believes he can beat current heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez. Jones spoke at the “UFC: Welcome to the Show” event in Los Angeles last week and again expressed interest in moving...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
13 hours ago  |  Discuss

Watch: Ronda Rousey breaks interviewers ribs

UFC champ Ronda Rousey executed a perfect judo flip and broke a guy’s ribs. Aaron Tru, host of a MMA Prime web show, told Rousey that she doesn’t have enough strength to compete with a man. And then this happened:   Rousey beat a woman in 14 seconds and a man in two. [Sporting News]                   ...
Via Sports-Glory
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Star-Studded Main Card Set for ‘UFC 187: Jones vs. Johnson’

The injury bug has already done its fair share of wreckage in the opening two months of 2015, so please oh please leave UFC 187 alone. I know it’s asking a lot since the card’s not until May 23, but just one favor? On Monday, the UFC confirmed the show’s main card, and it is nothing short of star-studded. It’s the deepest lineup the octagon has hosted in quite some time...
Via 5thRound.com
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Jon Jones’ Title Defense Headlines UFC 187 Championship Doubleheader

The UFC’s Memorial Day weekend event on Saturday, May 23 is shaping up to be one for the ages, with the Wednesday announcement of several exciting matchups, including two championship bouts that will headline the card at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. In the main event, UFC light heavyweight champion and pound-for-pound king Jon Jones defends his 205-pound crown...
Via NESN.com
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Jon Jones explains deleted tweet about Alexander Gustafsson

Jon Jones has a habit of sending tweets and deleting them, almost as if he doesn’t realize people ALWAYS notice when he does it. Saturday was no exception as Jones sent a tweet after watching former foe Alexander Gustafsson lose to Rumble Johnson on “UFC on FOX.” The tweet said “not impressed Alex.” For those...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
January 26, 2015  |  Discuss

UFC fines Jon Jones $25K for positive cocaine test

Jon Jones’ failed drug test will cost him more than just a trip to a drug treatment facility. The UFC announced Saturday that it has fined the light heavyweight champion $25,000 for violating its Athlete Code of Conduct policy. Jones tested positive for traces of cocaine in an early December test, the results of which were revealed shortly after he beat Daniel Cormier in UFC...
Via NESN.com
January 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Jon Jones reportedly only spent one night in rehab

Jon “Bones” Jones is expected to be in Foxboro this weekend.     Jones’ mother told WBNG in Binghamton, N.Y., that the UFC champion, who checked into rehab last week after testing positive for cocaine, spent only one night in the drug program. She also revealed that Jones plans to attend Sunday’s AFC Championship Game between the New England Patriots and Indianapolis...
Via NESN.com
January 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Jon Jones: Victorious, but not loved

At UFC 182 Jon Jones earned another notch in his belt but is still no closer to regaining the fan approval he lost in the course of promoting the fight. The post Jon Jones: Victorious, But Not Loved appeared first on The Sports Fan Journal.
Via The Sports Fan Journal
January 05, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: Jon Jones does 'suck it' crotch chop to Cormier

Jon Jones beat Daniel Cormier by unanimous decision at UFC 182 in Las Vegas on Saturday night and punctuated his win with a crotch chop at his opponent at the close of the final round.
Via Larry Brown Sports
January 04, 2015  |  Discuss

Jon Jones hit on two waitresses during interview

Whether he’s in the octagon or at a restaurant, Jon Jones is always on the hunt and in attack mode. Case in point: an interview he did with a writer showed Jones doing both. Deadspin’s Greg Howard had an excellent profile on Jones ahead of the light heavyweight champion’s big fight against Daniel Cormier. For...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
January 03, 2015  |  Discuss
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