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Brendan Schaub: ‘A Win Over Nogueira Puts Me Right In The Number One Contender’s Spot’

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It’s the toughest test of my career. Nogueira’s as tough as they come, I think he’s the toughest heavyweight in the division. A win over him puts me right in the number one contender’s spot and I’m looking forward to the challenge.

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  • Naqvimd

    Dude – this guy is going to get his cabbages tossed – somebody show him a clip of nog vs sapp 10 yrs ago

  • i like sexy time

    He needs to fight someone in the top 10 guy like Mir but hes nowhere near a title shot maybe another 2 fights

    • ass

      mabey a 5 or 6 fight win streak over top guys…this poor guys gonna get killed!

  • hangtown

    or show him a clip of the ultimate fighter heavyweights finale

    • sam_snee

      hahaha. true, but he’s gotten better since then. And, Nog, sadly, is not a top notch stepping stone anymore. Schaub, and ive said this before, has only been fighting people past their prime. Serious, no one he’s fought has been in their prime. Gonzaga, Cro Cop, Tuchecsherererchserscher, and Gormley (who never had a prime) and now he’s fighting another has-been. He’s is for a rude awakening after this fight. I say he wins this easily, Big Nog retires, and then he gets a top ranked opponent who will knock him the f**** out, just like nelson did.

      • sandman

        Very well put, sam. Couldn’t agree with you more….

  • http://twitter.com/Warriordave927 warriordave927

    Yeah theres no way it puts him in a #1 contender spot,he is on a

  • Timmyb

    i say if he wins which is a big if….. send him in against lesnar, let lesnar kill and fuck him in any order he wants then schaub will shuts that cock filled mouth of his

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