Originally Posted by Rush
I like Weidman but saying he could beat Silva based on a grappling match he had back in 09 is asinine. Especially as he got caught in an omoplata then an armbar like 30 seconds into the match. He did get a d'arce choke which is very impressive considering Galvao is a beast, but its one thing to get a bloke in a submission in a grappling tourney and doing it in a fight when you can get hit.
True but you guys are counting out Weidman, He has the tools to beat Silva. He may not have a power double but I'm sure he can TD Anderson, He sure as hell can submit Anderson if he was able to almost submit Galvao with just 1 year of jiu-jitsu training.